The first thing I do when I travel is look up whether there are any craft breweries in the area. I’ve found myself doing this because breweries are an integral part of so many cities and they tend to be very reflective of that city as each one has its own unique tastes and ambiance. Sitting outside on a patio with a beer in your hand…read more
A few years ago, I decided to quit my job planning international educational trips and do some traveling of my own. Most of the time I plan out my trips (I mean I do plan trips for a living), but this time I decided to let someone else do the planning. I signed up for an overland trip through Africa…read more
Iceland is mainly known for the Golden Circle and taking a dip in the Blue Lagoon, more on that down the road, but if you want to get a true look at the beauty of Iceland it’s time to hop in a 4X4 and…read more
Planning a trip can be difficult. Something I’ve found when planning is that I’m overwhelmed with all the options for things to do. So, imagine my excitement when I moved to New Zealand…read more
One thing that I have learned while traveling is how easy it is to over pack. It’s not unusual for me to somehow rationalize needing four pairs of shoes for a weekend trip. Even though I’m aware of my own overzealous packing habits, I sometimes struggle to pick out compact gifts for my friends who are about to head out on their next adventure.read more
Flights are hard enough as it is, make it a little easier by keeping these 10 things in your carry on.
1. All Valuables & Breakables
Whether it’s your camera, laptop, or grandmother’s necklace, if you would be devastated if it was stolen or broken then keep it on your person.
2. Kindle, Book, and/or Magazine
Whatever you like to read, bring it along for entertainment on the plane. If you are using a Kindle…
6 Unexpected Destinations for Your Next Adventure I’m a big fan of traveling to countries that most people have never been to, let alone have on their bucket list. While I find it harder and harder to find “undiscovered” places to travel, the following are some of my...read more
The active Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua is an unsuspecting site during the day but earns the title "Gate to Hell" once the sun goes down. Below are a few tips to get the most out of this once in a lifetime experience. 1. The gates to the park don't open until sunset...read more
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How to Prevent this Oh Crap Moment... #TravelTipTuesday When you are in a new place the first thing you should always do is EXPLORE and when I say explore I mean the fly by the seat of your pants explore. I challenge you to start walking and just follow the sights,...read more