How to find the best cruise deals around the world.

How To Find The Best Cruise Deals For Your Next Vacation

A few years ago, while enjoying the city views from the terrace of Miradouro de Santa Luzia in Lisbon, I noticed large cruise ships docked at the Lisbon cruise port. This made me think about my own previous cruise experiences exploring St. John's…
How much does a trip to Oslo cost? Use this 4 days in Oslo budget breakdown.

4 Day Oslo Budget Breakdown: How Much Does It Cost To Visit Oslo?

When most people think of Norway, the word "expensive" comes to mind. Despite heeding other travelers' advice, I booked a spontaneous trip to Oslo after spotting an irresistible flight deal. I'll be the first to admit that having a tight budget…
Surviving a Long Layover

7 Things You Need to Pack to Survive a Long Layover

With good reason, many travelers dread layovers. While connecting flights are often a lot cheaper, most people hate layovers because it’s a major time suck. It takes longer to get to your final destination and you have to figure out how to…
Beaches Near Miami Springs in Miami Florida

Popular Beaches to Explore Near Miami Springs

If you're looking for endless beaches and small-town vibes, check out Miami Springs. Miami Springs is a small town in the center of Miami right next to the Miami International Airport. Popular among travelers looking for a quiet place to stay…
Tampa Outdoors

Ways to Spend Time Outdoors in Tampa, Florida

Ranked among the top cities to explore the great outdoors, Tampa offers outdoor enthusiasts a wide variety of activities from water sports to hiking and camping. With over 160 parks and beaches to choose from, enjoy the great outdoors in Tampa…
Explore the Giant's Cuaseway Northern Ireland and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Giant’s Causeway and Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge: Northern Ireland’s Unforgettable Coastal Hikes

As a travel enthusiast often times it’s a photo or a collection of photos that inspires me to pick my next travel destination. Perhaps that’s why platforms like Pinterest and Instagram have become so popular. They say a picture is worth…
Rome on a Budget

Rome on a Budget: 9 Free Things to Do in Rome Italy

After reading about the mighty Roman Empire, watching popular movies like “Gladiator” and visiting European cities like Barcelona and London which were occupied by the Romans at one point, it was only a matter of time until I planned a…
Lisbon Budget Breakdown: How Much Does A Trip To Lisbon Cost?

6 Day Lisbon Budget: How Much Does A Trip to Lisbon Cost?

When I think about my time spent in Lisbon, I can't help but grin from ear to ear. Not only did I have a wonderful time exploring the capital of Portugal with new friends (that's Milou there, we met at a hostel) but it didn't cost me a fortune.…
Places To Admire the London Skyline

5 Spots To Admire London's Skyline For Less Than £10

There are cities around the world that you’ll visit and feel confident that you know them well. Maybe you’ve visited several times and can navigate the city without a map. Maybe you've discovered a few hidden gems and can make recommendations…
Trip vs Vacation: Visit Zanzibar Beaches

Idyllic Zanzibar Beaches To Visit in Tanzania

A few years ago I was introduced to the concept of experiential travel. Experiential travel is when you immerse yourself in cultural activities and connect with locals and other travelers at a destination. Through shared experiences you form…
Raven's Landing Turkish Towel Review

Wrapped in My Raven's Landing Turkish Towel

Turkey continues to be one of the many destinations that I long to visit but in the meantime I’ve found a remarkable way to embrace Turkish culture with my new Raven’s Landing peshtemal (towel). Handmade by 7th generation…
Things to do in Maasai Mara Kenya

Welcome To Angama Mara: Things To Do In Maasai Mara Kenya

Have you ever wanted to see wildlife in their natural habitat and experience local African cultures like the Maasai tribe? Considered a “must see” in Kenya, the Maasai Mara National Reserve is one of the most popular national parks in Africa.…