By Laura Manske
Plan a Girlfriend Getaway
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Six years ago, Casey Wohl, 35, of Avon Park, Florida, was in the middle of a messy divorce when she got another devastating blow. "I was fired from my public relations job," she says. "I felt like a failure." Depressed and at a major crossroads in her life, Casey didn't know what to do next. Her three closest girlfriends had a few ideas. "They suggested we all take a trip together, but I was in no mood," says Casey. Her friends didn't let her off the hook that easily. They kept asking her to go, until she finally gave in. Soon Casey found herself zip-lining in Cancun. And amid all the fun there was lots of girl talk-exactly what Casey needed. "We had a blast," she says. "After listening to their advice, I was able to rethink my life with a fresh perspective. Traveling with my friends raised my spirits and boosted my courage to try a new career as a travel writer."
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