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I’m Raven

A Bit About Me
I grew up in a small town in the middle of Wisconsin. While I was in college at UW-Madison, I had the opportunity to study abroad in Australia. Though I’d always loved to travel, this is where I truly caught the travel bug. Going wherever I wanted, whenever I wanted and meeting even more wonderful people along the way? Count me in.

The Beginning Of Lattes N’ Luggage…
I started blogging in 2018 as a way to assure my family that I was still alive, despite what the news says about the animals down under. Once I returned to Wisconsin, I promised myself that travel would remain a priority in my life. In 2020…

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A Surprise:  Swim With Sharks in The Bahamas If You Dare
The Bahamas

A Surprise: Swim With Sharks in The Bahamas If You Dare

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The Bahamas

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The Bahamas

Swim With The Pigs: Famous Day Trip From Great Exuma

“There are three things you have to remember!” Our tour guide shouted, praying we would listen closely, “These are wild animals, when they come over, drop the FULL carrot in their mouth…

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The Bahamas

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The holiday is nearing and I just know you’re scrambling to figure out what to get your dad for Father’s…

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