The Fly Away Life

The Fly Away Life

"I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question."-Harun Yahya

Kassie- The Fly Away Life |

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I'm Kassie, a Bostonian with an insatiable case of wanderlust and a love of adventure! Here at The Fly Away Life I share my best stories, experiences, and photography from around the world. Come fly away with me!

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The best of Italy can be found in the lesser known small towns! These smaller villages have the old time charm that larger Italian cities are lacking. Here are 7 small towns in Italy you must visit!
Inspiration, Travel

7 Picturesque Small Towns You Must Visit in Italy

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of Italy might be the winding canals of Venice or the ancient sights in Rome, but the most beautiful parts can be found in the villages and small towns in Italy. There you can see the authentic Italian culture that might be missing in the bigger cities. Here are seven small towns in Italy you must visit!Continue reading

With it's crystal clear water, amazing food, vibrant nightlife and many activities, Koh Rong is the tropical paradise of Cambodia. Check out this guide for all the insider info!
Destination Guides, Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Koh Rong, Cambodia

During our travels through Cambodia, I had heard whispers of a paradise island in the south. After celebrating Christmas in the party town of Sihanoukville, Joe and I were ready for some relaxation on the beach, so we decided to check out this island we had heard so much about. That’s how we ended up spending a few days on the beautiful island paradise of Koh Rong.Continue reading

Penang's vibrant street art scene is a must-see for any art lover. Check out this post to see how you can see it for yourself!
Stories, Travel

Exploring Street Art in Penang

I had no idea what to expect when arriving in Georgetown, Penang. I had read a few blog posts and my trusty lonely planet guidebook but hadn’t planned out any activities. Within a few hours, I was in love with the city! With its colorful facades, hip cafes and beautiful architecture, I was simply blown away. One of my favorite parts was the amazing street art in Penang!Continue reading

Ultimate Ireland Packing List |
Packing Guides, Travel

Packing List for Ireland in the Off-Season

I absolutely fell in love with Ireland! The people, the music and the culture won over my heart as soon as I arrived. In my 10 days in the country I had some amazing adventures, including sampling some Guinness at the Guinness Storehouse, hiking the Cliffs of Moher, exploring the Aran Islands and falling in love with Dublin.

The hardest part about preparing for my trip to Ireland was deciding what to pack. The weather can be completely unpredictable, especially in the off-season. I definitely forgot a few essentials and brought a few things I didn’t need.Continue reading

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