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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

Why A Volunteer Vacation is The Perfect Introduction To International Travel

Why A Volunteer Vacation is The Perfect Introduction To International Travel

Dec 14, 2017 | No Comments

Let’s be honest, going traveling abroad for the first time for an extended period of time, particularly if you’re going alone, is going to be a daunting prospect for anybody. The idea of putting on your backpack, getting on a plane to a foreign country, and leaving your comfort zone entirely, is something that is […]

Gift Guide For Travelers – From Stocking Stuffers to Something Special

Gift Guide For Travelers – From Stocking Stuffers to Something Special

Nov 29, 2017 | No Comments

It’s that time of year again. When you realize that the holidays are approaching quickly and it’s time to think about your loved ones that you’ll be getting gifts for. If any of them are travelers there’s a variety of unique things that will help them along their travels and make them smile when they […]

A Weekend Exploring Yosemite & the Southern Sierras

A Weekend Exploring Yosemite & the Southern Sierras

Nov 17, 2017 | 2 Comments

When we start talking about National Parks in the United States one of the first few you’ll likely discuss is Yosemite National Park. There are many reasons for this but beyond any, it’s the breathtaking views that Yosemite Valley provides. From the top of Glacier Point to the waterfalls and meadows along the valley, there […]

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