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How I Discovered My Traveler Type
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How I Discovered My Traveler Type

Jan. 17, 2024

As a kid, my parents took me on vacation every year. My favorite vacations were abroad. Hearing a different language was one of the things that gave me a proper …

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Dickens Festijn Deventer: A Magical Journey into Victorian Times
Events

Dickens Festijn Deventer: A Magical Journey into Victorian Times

Dec. 20, 2023

Last weekend I spent a few days in a small town near Deventer, Netherlands. It turned out to be the weekend of the famous Dickens Festijn in Deventer. An event …

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How Solo Travel Changed My Life: My Personal Story
Solo Travel

How Solo Travel Changed My Life: My Personal Story

Dec. 13, 2023

People often tell me that they think it is brave to travel solo. I do not see it that way. I see it as a journey to discover myself. Each …

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An Unforgettable Week in Riga
City Trips

An Unforgettable Week in Riga

Nov. 29, 2023

If you have read my post about my Baltic adventure, you know that I loved Riga, the capital city of Latvia. When I visited Riga back in May, I had …

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My Baltic Adventure: Exploring Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Group Tours

My Baltic Adventure: Exploring Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania

Aug. 24, 2023

To be completely honest, I've never really considered the idea of visiting the Baltic countries before. I'm not entirely sure why that is. In my home country, these destinations aren't …

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My 5-Day City Trip to Copenhagen (and Roskilde)
City Trips

My 5-Day City Trip to Copenhagen (and Roskilde)

June 3, 2023

This whole story started with my desire to visit the Baltic countries. My interest in these three countries was piqued after watching videos of Kara and Nate on YouTube. Since …

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Long weekend in Dortmund
City Trips

Long weekend in Dortmund

Oct. 10, 2022

A few weeks ago I decided that I would like to visit Germany again. I only had two wishes. It had to be a town that wasn't far from my …

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Midweek of Island Life on Texel
Island Getaways

Midweek of Island Life on Texel

Sept. 7, 2022

Texel is the largest of the five Wadden Islands in the Netherlands that can be visited. I have been to Texel several times but never had the opportunity to visit …

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What's In My Camera Bag 2022
Photography

What's In My Camera Bag 2022

Sept. 1, 2022

Let me show you what's in my camera bag, from cameras to lenses and accessories. These are all the things I always take with me on photography trips.

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My 20-Day Trip to the Best of the West
Group Tours

My 20-Day Trip to the Best of the West

Feb. 6, 2021

“Best of the West” was the name of the group trip to the United States that I booked back in 2019. The United States had been on my bucket list …

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About Me

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Hey there! I'm Rainier and I'm the person behind Roaming with Rainier. I've always been really into traveling and photography. I've been fortunate enough to visit incredible destinations and there are still so many more on my bucket list. My plan is to explore breathtaking places around the world and share my experiences through articles and reviews.

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