Montmartre Tour: Windmills and Hidden Gems

Discovering Paris’ Hidden Gems On A Montmartre Tour

After spending almost a week visiting a handful of tourist attractions in Paris, just when I thought that I wouldn't have time to visit the iconic Sacré-Cœur Basilica, I discovered the Montmartre tour by Discover Walks. Although this free…
US Travel Bank Accounts that are great for travelers

Ideal U.S. Travel Bank Accounts For Travelers

ATM fees and foreign exchange fees are a big financial burden for travelers. In 2016, ATM fees cost a record high of $4.57 per transaction. Banks on average charge 3% for foreign transaction fees and before I found travel bank accounts…
Lisbon Views and City Viewpoints in Portugal

5 Incredible Lisbon Views That Will Make You Fall In Love With Portugal

If you can appreciate a gorgeous view, then you will fall in love with Lisbon, Portugal. Known as the "City of Seven Hills", on top of each hill, there are viewpoints or "miradouros" that offer breathtaking Lisbon views. When I travel to…
Is Bermuda expensive? Bermuda vacation cost details.

How Much Does A Trip to Bermuda Cost?

Less than two hours away from New York City (and many other cities on the East Coast), Bermuda is a convenient international beach getaway. Although it wasn't previously on my travel wish list, I stumbled on an irresistible flight deal late…
Iceland South Coast Waterfalls and Glaciers

Iceland South Coast Tour: Glaciers And Secret Waterfalls

Melting ice caps crashed into the lagoon as chunks of ice slowly drifted downstream. Surrounded by rugged rocks and dark sand plains, I stood at the foot of the Sólheimajökull glacier entranced by the gorgeous landscape. Never in my wildest…
Grotto Bay Beach Resort & Spa Bermuda

A Luxurious Stay At Grotto Bay Beach Resort In Bermuda

For the past few months on my daily commute to work, I’ve been staring at picturesque advertisements of Grotto Bay Beach Resort & Spa. These dreamy ads of Bermuda's tropical pink sand beaches, turquoise waters and shady palm trees made…
Visit Morocco and Travel Plans to Marrakech

Visit Morocco: Travel Plans For Marrakech

On a recent trip to Portugal, I met two travelers at Lookout Lisbon Hostel who urged me to visit Morocco. One had just returned from a 10 day trip traveling across the country and the other was heading to Morocco the next day. We…
Snorkeling Silfra in Iceland - Danielle Desir

Snorkeling Silfra: Overcoming Strong Winds & Icy Waters In Iceland

Ever seen a photo that made you want to book a flight and experience a destination immediately? Well, this is how I felt (and continue to feel) about snorkeling Silfra in Iceland. After seeing colorful underwater photos of Silfra, I knew that…
Lookout Lisbon Hostel Review in Lisbon Portugal

Lookout Lisbon Hostel: A Haven in Lisbon Portugal

With high ceilings and lots of open space, Lookout Lisbon Hostel was my home away from home during my trip to Lisbon, Portugal. Before I get into all the awesome details about my stay, let’s backtrack a bit. A few weeks before my trip…
Coltswold Way Cleeve Hill Cheltenham The Thought Card

Hiking Cleeve Hill of Cotswold Way in Cheltenham

I am utterly obsessed with the English countryside. Back in July, I spent a week in England and despite the unraveling Brexit situation, I had a wonderful time across the pond. I spent most of my time exploring South West England including…
Cheapest Flights Booked with Miles and Points by The Thought Card

The Cheapest Flights Ever Booked With Miles and Points

To afford a life of travel, I emphasize traveling more by spending less on each trip. Since we can't avoid spending money to travel, we might as well try to spend as little as possible, right? Instead of spending let's say $3,000 on one trip,…
Planning a trip to the multicultural Jakarta Indonesia

What to See in Jakarta Indonesia

It's never too early (or too late) to start thinking about your next travel destination. Despite having a travel wish list which includes countries like New Zealand, South Africa and Greece, I also want to visit Southeast Asia. Not only…