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Serendipity and a Single GRRRL Traveler

So last week I had lunch with my warm friend, inspirational coach and leading Hawaii celebrity and jazz musician, Jimmy Borges. We talked about my move into expat life, the unknown of what might result of my year abroad and how the ticking clock of age has me pummeling towards career insecurities and imagined deadlines. Jimmy being the jazzy-cool but full of Aloha personality he is, held a worldly-wise twinkle in his eye and dropped one word on me … Serendipity.

February 12, 2010 6
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GRRRL TRAVELER’s Travel Challenge #2: Becoming an Expat

My GRRRL Traveler Challenge #2 is here with a 3-day contest to find the next GRRRL Traveler Challenge. Finding the GRRR! to embark upon bold new adventures which remove us from trusted and worn paths, can feel both, terrifying and exhilarating.

December 6, 2009 4
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The Good, the Bad & the Inevitable of a Beginner Solo Traveler

A summary of the good, bad and inevitable of a beginner solo traveler and leaks of my upcoming Grrrl Traveler challenge.

November 29, 2009 10
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Countdown to Taking my First Solo Trip

Waiting in the airport for my trip to Thailand with a bunch of nerves and realizing a grrrl traveling survival tool is to remember inspiration.

November 3, 2009 0
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How to Plan your First Solo Trip

How I planned my Trip Route for my First Solo Adventure

November 2, 2009 0
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Tips and challenges of planning your first solo trip

Making an itinerary for solo travel

November 2, 2009 1
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Solo Travel for Women: How to Hurdle your Fears of Traveling Alone

There are two fears to my becoming a first time female solo traveler. Unless I find a way to deal with these saboteurs, my solo travel plans are still-born and I will not clear my hurdle.

October 28, 2009 6
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GRRRL TRAVELER’s Challenge #1: Being a Solo Traveler

How to become a solo traveler and hurdle your first time fears

October 27, 2009 5
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Roz Savage rows solo across the Pacific Ocean in campaign for the environment

Ocean Rower and Environmentalist, Roz Savage launches second stage of her solo row across the Pacific Ocean. The press launch event took place at the Waikiki Yacht Club, Hawaii. For more information or to follow her voyage and blogs go to

June 5, 2009 0
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