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Marissa Willman

Marissa Willman earned a bachelor's degree in journalism before downsizing her life into two suitcases for a teaching gig in South Korea. Seoul was her home base for two years of wanderlusting throughout six countries in Asia. In 2011, Marissa swapped teaching for travel writing and now calls Southern California home.
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Holiday season travel survival guide

Holiday season travel survival guide

The holidays make for one of the busiest travel seasons in the U.S. as Americans trek to destinations all over...
Marissa Willman
11 skinny dipping destinations around the world

11 skinny dipping destinations around the world

Summer is the perfect time to go swimming, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with the tan lines...
Marissa Willman
Best places for a mother-daughter getaway

Best places for a mother-daughter getaway

Mother's Day is just one month away. These six destinations will set the scene for the ultimate mother-daughter getaway.
Marissa Willman
How to get a U.S. passport

How to get a US passport

Before you realize your dreams of hopping on a plane and traveling to new and exotic locales, you’re going to...
Marissa Willman
26 tips for anyone flying during the holiday season

26 tips for anyone flying during the holiday season

Holiday travel doesn’t have to be stressful. Just check out our 26 tips for anyone flying during the holiday season....
Marissa Willman
The dos and don’ts of bringing alcohol on a flight

The dos and don’ts of bringing alcohol on a flight

Whether you’re bringing it home as a souvenir or a gift, alcohol often makes its way into our suitcases as...
Marissa Willman
Holiday decorations in cities around the world

Holiday decorations in cities around the world [PHOTOS]

The holidays can be a whirlwind of emotions. From the love you feel when surrounded by friends and family to...
Marissa Willman
How to travel on the cheap during the holiday season

How to travel on the cheap during the holiday season

The holiday season can be a budget buster, thanks to the endless stream of parties and gift giving. One thing...
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How to plan a getaway during the holiday season

How to plan a getaway during the holiday season

Maybe you’re traveling to spend time with family, or maybe you’re just looking to escape the holiday season with a relaxing getaway.
Marissa Willman