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And the Winner is.. Travel Photo Roulette 50

So many great photos submitted, but there can only be 1 winner. Thank you to everyone who participated in Travel Roulette – Round 50 – Play, we really enjoyed seeing all the playful photos that were submitted. Before we get to the winner of the contest, let’s go through some of our other favorites… Fidel… Read more…

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Travel Photo Roulette #50 Theme – Play

Get ready folks, it’s time to PLAY another round of photo roulette! The day Kieu & I were leaving to Prague, we received a tweet from Runaway Juno telling us we were the winner of the 49thPhoto Roulette! Last round’s photo roulette was ‘Sweet’, hosted by Runaway Juno and our PDA deer photo in Nara… Read more…

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GQ trippin’ Turns 1 Year Old!

It’s insane to think one year ago today, we launched GQ trippin’. This blog was intended to keep our family and friends updated on our adventures around the world. I never imagined it would be where it is today – to have readers, people we don’t know from over 80 countries, take part in our… Read more…

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Capture the Colour – In Food!

This is the many shades of our travel highlighted through sweet indulgences. Thanks to Two for the Road for the nomination and some Twitter encouragement from Abigail of Inside the Travel Lab, we have decided to take part in Travelsupermarket’s Capture the Colour competition. Not going to lie, we’re a bit intimated by what we… Read more…

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GQ Trippin’ from A to Z

GQ’s ABCs and a wee more than you ever wanted to know. Hey guys! Sorry we’re a bit behind on our ABCs. I was never really good at the alphabet. 😉 We’re so excited to have been selected by Jen from Devour the World to share our travels experiences with y’all. By the time you… Read more…

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Souvenirs: To Collect or Not Collect?

We have a combined collection of 300+ shot glasses and magnets. Hoarders? NY152 Joe Fox: So what’s his handle? Kathleen Kelly: All right.. NY152. Joe Fox: N-Y-one-five-two. One hundred and fifty-two. He’s.. one hundred and fifty-two years old. He’s had one hundred and fifty-two moles removed, so now he’s got one hundred and fifty-two pock… Read more…

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It’s Official, Today I Quit My Job!

Yup, the secret’s out. Today marks the start of a new beginning! *happy dance* The moment of truth “Just rip it off like a band-aid, ” she says. My head down, voice trembling, I muttered, “I’ve decided to leave the company.” Took me a few seconds to built the courage to look up. The next… Read more…

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Tech Trippin | Essential Travel Gadgets

Here’s a quick list of gadgets I think is essential for travel. I’m a techie geek and not ashamed of it. When I’m traveling, I probably carry more gadgets than I should… but for good reason. Some (or many) of you can relate. Last week when we gave away a Touchpad, we asked, ‘what’s the… Read more…

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Traveling Couples’ {Digital} Dinner Party

YOU’RE INVITED! Friends, foods, and table talk from travels around the world. Hosted by @twoOregonians – ‘For visitors unfamiliar with the back story, see our #RTWdinnerparty page.’ meet and mingle Hey.. We’re Gerard & Kieu! GQ for short. Currently, G is learning to cope with funemployment while training for a half-marathon. I still have my… Read more…

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