Turquoise Thursday: Dominican Republic

Have you ever thought about leaving on a jet plane to a hot tropical destination during the dead of winter? That’s exactly how I am feeling right about now. I’ve been snowed in three times in the past week and I am over winter! When will spring come? Have you ever thought about backpacking through an authentically beautiful turquoise destination? Well, the Dominican Republic might be the perfect place for you! Why not stray away from the typical all inclusive resort and go off the beaten path? Here are just a few of my favorite turquoise travel pictures from my adventures backpacking around the island in 2007.
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Instagram Monthly Monday Mayhem

Here are my top favorite and fun Instagram photos which I posted last month:

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Do you have an Instragram account? Connect with Turquoise Compass on Instagram as I would love to see what you are up to as well! Let me know that you have followed me by commenting on one of pictures and I will follow back! I’m happy to connect!

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-Jessica

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Exploring the Montreal Jean Talon Market

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I’ve been to Montreal countless times, but I’ve never had the opportunity to visit the well known Jean Talon Market…until this visit that is. My boyfriend grew up in Montreal and he had never been there previously either. Finally, we made a commitment to explore the famous marketplace. I now know what all the fuss is about! Now that I’ve been, I think I am going to want to visit every time I come to Montreal. Maybe it will become part of my Montreal food tour routine!? Continue reading