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Welcome to the Traveling Nine to Fiver

Join me as I try and find a balance between exploring the world and being a nine to five professional. You'll find stories of weekend adventures, day trips and mishaps that take place along the way.

A Little About Me

About

Welcome, I'm Megan. I grew up in Southern California but now call Sacramento home. From nine to five I work in politics but my evenings and weekend are spent exploring everything Northern California has to offer and beyond. Whether at home or on the road I'm searching for the best of the best in activities, food and wine.

Recent Adventures

8 Can’t-Miss Weekend Activities in Boulder, CO

8 Can’t-Miss Weekend Activities in Boulder, CO

Sep 20, 2017 | No Comments

Being a tourist in a beautiful, bustling place like Boulder makes it easy to find fun things to do. With so many spots to choose from, a few great places manage to stay hidden gems. Use this can’t-miss list of activities in Boulder to help build your weekend itinerary. 1. Tangerine Start with the best […]

Where is Minsk and why should you visit?

Where is Minsk and why should you visit?

Sep 12, 2017 | One Comment

Where in the world is Minsk? The overlooked city of old and new Minsk is the capital city of Belarus, the small country that sits between Russia and Poland, and borders the Ukraine. Know that you know where Minsk is I’m hoping to share with you a little bit about it.The city of Minsk, its […]

A Walkabout in Guadalajara, Mexico’s Second-City

A Walkabout in Guadalajara, Mexico’s Second-City

Sep 8, 2017 | One Comment

Imagine that you had only a day and a half to explore a bustling city of more than four million inhabitants. What would you do? Could you get to its essence? In just a little more than 24 hours, I managed to see the entire central part of Mexico’s second-largest city with just my own […]

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