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You are never too old, too busy,
or too blonde to pause what you’re doing
and take some time to follow your dreams.

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May you never settle

for a life

that's anything

short of


Kiersten RichBikini-Obsessed World Traveler & Former Cubicle-Dweller

About The Blonde Abroad

Not too long ago, I left my career in corporate finance to become a world traveler. Since then, I’ve traveled to over 35 countries and have knocked some big adventures off my bucketlist.
  • Get the best tips and advice on traveling to my favorite destinations
  • Learn about new cultures and my mission to support non-profit organizations
  • Explore my favorite foods, fashion and festivals from around the world
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