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Geraldine Estevez

Geraldine Estevez is a freelance writer and the founder of thewritewoman.com.

  • Entertainment
    Incorporating Fitness Into Your Travels

    Let’s suppose you’ve just started working out again. You struggled to get back into the swing of...

  • Travel
    5 Landmarks That Make Argentina An Unforgettable Destination

    When planning a getaway, it’s important to consider the destination’s history, as well as its landmarks. Argentina,...

  • Travel
    5 Adventurous Activities To Do On Your Next Vacation

    We travel to let go of routine, to escape our comfort zones and to experience the joy of serenity. Whether you’ve planned a thrill-seeking vacation, or a calm getaway, chances are distancing yourself from your usual surroundings has sparked your interest for new and exciting experiences. Before you depart, consider these adventurous...

  • Travel
    3 Stunning Landmarks That Will Make You Want To Drop Everything And Visit Colombia

    There are many beautiful places in Colombia, but there are three destinations in particular that are sure...

  • Entertainment
    Why A Staycation Is A Great Option

    If you’re on a tight budget, a staycation is a great option. Instead of driving yourself insane...

  • Entertainment
    10 Reasons You Should Take A Weekend Trip

    Having a steady job has its perks – a check you can count on, a reason to...

  • Entertainment
    5 Reasons You Should Visit The Dominican Republic

    With its pristine beaches and lively residents, it’s no coincidence the Dominican Republic is a popular vacation...

  • Entertainment
    Choosing The Dating App That’s Right For You

    If you’re looking to meet new people but don’t want your friends to be your wingmen, then...

  • Entertainment
    5 Tips For Traveling Alone

    While many may dread the thought of traveling alone, there are some perks to this sort of adventure. For starters, you make plans on your own time and budget. No lingering, waiting for someone to chip in, or whatever else people do that often leads to over planning. And let’s face it,...

  • Entertainment
    Resemble A Tour Guide When Friends And Family Are In Town

    How often do family members and friends visit you from other parts of the world or country? Do you take the time to show them around? While some shy away from the touristy activities, truth is, showing people around allows you to get to know your home a little better. Resembling a...

  • Entertainment
    Dating The Day After Halloween

    Granted, Halloween was yesterday, but there’s still some Halloween fun to be had, especially if you’re in New York City. So, if you’re considering going on a date, why not incorporate some Halloween spunk? Whether you choose to rock your costume, a second costume, or no costume, there are plenty of options....

  • Entertainment
    Three Ways To Experience The Dominican Republic Differently

    If you’ve been to the Dominican Republic before, then you know there’s plenty to uncover. So much so, that even after visiting two or three times, you still have a shot at experiencing Quisqueya differently: Don’t just visit the places you’re used to, like the Zona Colonial in the capital, but make...

  • Love Advice
    Is It Okay To Date More Than One Person At Once?

    In the past, it was common for people to date one person at once. The idea was that you’d give the person you were seeing a fair chance, and if things didn’t work out, then you’d move on to the next one. For a while, it appeared that this was the way...

  • Entertainment
    Abandoning Your Comfort Zone Will Make You A Better Traveler

    When you think of your comfort zone, what comes to mind? For me, it’s that familiar place I’ve become accustomed to. It’s that place I’m constantly aiming to abandon, the place where most things become so redundant, they start to seem mundane. I’ve noticed that while my comfort zone refers to what...

  • Celebrities
    Animated Film ‘The Book of Life’ Press Conference Featuring Channing Tatum

    The Book of Life, produced by Guillermo del Toro and directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, is the story of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. He embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his...

  • Entertainment
    How To Make Friends While Traveling

    One of the highlights of traveling is, if you’re open to it, all the people you get to meet. From the flight staff to the customer service employees to fellow travelers and everyone else in between, who you might meet is anyone’s guess. The most important thing is that you keep positive...

  • Entertainment
    Travel As A Graduation Gift

    If you’re a student looking to give yourself the gift of travel, there are a few things to consider: For starters, if you’re planning a big trip, say all over Latin America, you should start planning your vacation at least a year in advance. Take a month or two just on research....

  • Entertainment
    Three Landmarks That Will Inspire You To Visit Bolivia

    While planning a trip to Latin America, it is easy to overlook less commonly mentioned Bolivia, but before you dismiss it altogether, consider these three landmarks: The highest navigable lake on earth, Lake Titicaca was a sacred place during the Inca period. Yungas Road is known as the “World’s Most Dangerous Road.”...

  • Entertainment
    4 Tips For Traveling As A Couple

    One of the wonderful things about being in a relationship is that you have a companion with whom to plan trips with. If your goal is to travel, you have someone to do so with. Take advantage of this, and plan a vacation you’ll both remember. Here are a few tips to...

  • Entertainment
    The Power of Travel

    It may be easy to focus on the destination, but as is the case with most things in life, the destination is only a portion of the journey. See, the real destination, is not visible. Travel forces us to take a closer look within ourselves, to challenge our comfort zones, and if...

  • Entertainment
    Five Fall Travel Essentials

    Even if you’re planning a fall vacation somewhere tropical, like Chile, Ecuador, or Venezuela, truth is, you can’t go wrong with a few fall must-haves. This way you’ll be comfortable and warm on the plane! 1. Fashionable scarves: whether infinity scarves or the traditional kind can be soothing throughout a long flight....

  • Entertainment
    “American Masters: The Boomer List” Premiere Features Stars Kim Cattrall, John Leguizamo, And Many More

    PBS’American Masters: The Boomer List celebrates the baby boomer generation’s impact on American culture through intimate interviews of 19 iconic boomers. Erin Brockovich, Kim Cattrall, Tommy Hilfiger, Samuel L. Jackson, Billy Joel, David LaChapelle, John Leguizamo, Rosie O’Donnell, Maria Shriver, Amy Tan, and others speak candidly about their experiences, the history they...

  • Entertainment
    Five Pet Peeves That Shouldn’t Deter You From Traveling

    If you love to travel, nothing and no one will get in the way of that. But if you’ve only recently uncovered the wanderlust(er) in you, then it’s easy to get distracted. As opposed to getting annoyed by the little imperfections, prepare for them, and make a decision to not let them...

  • Entertainment
    Five Reasons We’re Still Not Over the LatinTRENDS End of Summer Industry Event

    Just a few hours into this year’s LatinTRENDS End of Summer Industry Event, Ada Rojas, founder of GypsyintheCity.com, said, “LatinTRENDS throws the best parties!” And while this event was a meticulously planned celebration of the Latino community, it really was a party! Lulu and Lala, TV and radio personalities, hosted the event,...

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