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Travel in Faith Tips Tools for Travel That Transforms You

Traveling in Faith – Echoes of Transformation

Travel in Faith: Tips and Tools for Travel That Transforms You (TravelinFaith.ca) is my new blog. It’s geared towards women (but men are welcome!) who are more interested in spiritual pilgrimages and faith-building journeys than all-inclusive resort vacations (and who also embrace the concept of “everything in moderation, including beach holidays” 🙂 ).

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How Do Solo Female Travelers Buy Wine in Dubai?

Tourists — even solo female travelers — can now buy alcohol in Dubai. Previously wine, beer and hard liquor was only sold to tourists in licensed restaurants, but now travelers can buy alcohol in liquor stores in the United Arab Emirates. My experience buying wine was unsettling, even a little scary, but I emerged from the shuttered, hidden, clandestine liquor store victorious!

What to Remember When You’re Scared to Travel Alone

What to Remember When You’re Scared to Travel Alone

A reader asked how I cope with the fear of traveling solo — especially since I’m going to India alone in less than a week! I’m not a single female traveler, nor am I widowed or divorced. On the contrary, I’m a happily married woman going on a spiritual pilgrimage into the second half of life.

Pet Memorial Sympathy Gift After a Dog Dies

8 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Someone Whose Pet Died

This isn’t just a list of pet sympathy gifts and memorials; I also included stories of how pet owners memorialize their beloved dogs and cats. These sympathy gifts and pet memorials will help ease the pain, especially if the owner feels guilty about the dog or cat’s death.