Girls Flight Out: Fun and Fika in Stockholm

Girls Flight Out: Fun and Fika in Stockholm

Founded in the 13th century and Sweden’s capital since 1684, Stockholm is a city in which history meets modernity and locals meet to fika at least twice a day. Fika, don’t you know, is the Swedish tradition of getting together with friends a few times a day to sit and chat and indulge in a pastry or two. Not surprisingly then, cafés abound in Stockholm and burst with astonishing selections of little cakes and cookies, pastries and the like. Girls Flight Out camera-girl, Samantha Gary, and I did our best to fika our way through as many cafes as possible while still maintaining enough room to eat our way through the city’s robust food scene.

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Enjoy fun, sun and plenty of rum at Riu Republica in Punta Cana

Enjoy fun, sun and plenty of rum at Riu Republica in Punta Cana

When my sandals first touched the tarmac after stepping off the plane in Punta Cana I could already feel the warm sand between my recently pedicured toes. This was not my first trip to the Dominican Republic and so I had a good idea of what I was in for – sun, fun and plenty of rum – but I’d never been to Signature Vacation’s Riu Republica on Arena Gorda beach, a newly constructed, adult-only all-inclusive that opened last summer. 

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Girls Flight Out Road Trip: Napa - San Francisco - Sonoma

Girls Flight Out Road Trip: Napa - San Francisco - Sonoma

You only have to re-watch your favourite road trip movie to know that road trips are about many things but most of all they’re about the journey. Certainly, the where, who, why and how matter, but collectively, it’s all about the what, that is, what each participant experiences. Recently, Girls’ Flight Out embarked on a road trip in northern California. Here’s the lowdown and the highlights. Of course, we invite all you virtual hitchhikers out there to hop on our video and come along for the ride.

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