What to pack for a road trip in Namibia 

Planning any trip to Namibia can be intimidating, but if you are going to be self-driving and camping in this vast country, then it is best to prepare properly. Luckily, with a little bit of preparation, Namibia is one of the easiest and best places in the world for an adventurous camping trip. I’ve put together […]

Jambiani Beach: A Guide to Zanzibar’s Best Beach Town

Fresh-caught fish. Juicy local fruits. The bluest waters. Perfect kitesurfing winds. If this sounds like the makings of your perfect vacation, then add Zanzibar to your itinerary.  To be honest, Zanzibar wasn’t initially on the top of my travel bucket list. It is super far from the US, and it always sounded expensive. The only […]

35+ Things to know before visiting Namibia

I’ve put together a list of things to know before visiting Namibia, everything I wish I knew before I arrived, so you can plan the perfect trip.  Namibia was on my travel bucket list for so many years and when we finally made it it exceeded all of my expectations. It is really such an […]

Visiting Deadvlei: the petrified forest of Namibia

If you’re landed on this page then you’re hopefully planning a trip to the magical Sossusvlei to visit the famous Deadvlei, Dead Vlei. Located in the heart of Namibia’s Namib-Naukluft National Park in Sossusvlei, Deadvlei is one of the most popular tourist destinations in all of Africa, and for a good reason! This basin of […]

Planning a trip to Spitzkoppe, Namibia

Spitzkoppe was one of the stops on our two week road trip through Namibia and it was easily one of my faves. Epic rock formations, insane starry nights, and hardly any people — a must on any Namibia itinerary. Namibia is easily one of the most beautiful countries that I have ever visited. From its […]

Planning a Self-Drive in Etosha National Park

I’ll be honest, I’ve never been a safari person. I know there are people who always dream of traveling to Africa for a safari. That was not me. In fact, doing a safari in Namibia was not on my radar at all when I started planning my trip (I was far more interested in the […]

Sossusvlei, Namibia: Everything you need to know

If you’re landed on this page then you’re hopefully planning a trip to the magical Sossusvlei. Located in the heart of Namibia’s Namib-Naukluft National Park, Sossusvlei is one of the most popular tourist destinations in all of Africa, and for a good reason! The park is known for its striking red sand dunes, unique wildlife, […]

Best Restaurants in Chefchaouen, Morocco’s Blue City

If you’re planning a visit to Morocco’s blue city, you’ll need to know all of the best restaurants in Chefchaouen. Chefchaouen was easily my favorite place that I visited in Morocco, an enchanting city with every inch painted in blue. A visit to Morocco is not complete without a stop in this magical city! Where to […]

Morocco Itinerary: What You Need to Know

Traveling Morocco is an experience. It’s colorful, vibrant, and filled with the smells of spices wafting through the streets. You’ll find colorful buildings, patterned rugs hanging from walls, and the magical Atlas mountains — as well as the neverending deserts. It’s safe to say that I fell in love with Morocco. The following post will […]

Why You Need to Visit Chefchaouen, Morocco

A visit to the blue city in Morocco is a must for anyone who wants to blown away by the country’s beautiful. The guide will cover exactly why you need to visit Chefchaouen, Morocco and what to do in this blue city. While Chefchaouen is undeniably a bit inconvenient to get to, it is beyond […]

7 Things to do in Fes, Morocco

So you are planning to visit Morocco? Let’s start with the 7 best things to do in Fes! While planning my trip I was a bit torn on whether or not to include Fes into the itinerary. I read quite a few mixed reviews on the city, but ultimately we decided to give it a […]

What to Pack for Morocco: Ladies Edition

So you’ve bought your ticket to your Morocco, you’ve scrolled through thousands of wanderlust inspiring photos.. the next thing you are probably wondering is what to pack for Morocco? One thing to know about me is that although I am guilty of overpacking, I am a carry-on only girl. This means that it is important […]

Camel Trekking: The Best Camel Riding in the Sahara Desert Experience

Camel riding in the Sahara Desert in Morocco! It is this idea that can be both magical and utterly overwhelming at the same time. Photos of travelers visiting sweeping sand dunes and riding camels into the desert at sunset have taken over Instagram this past year or two. When I began planning a trip to […]