The Best Hikes in Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree National Park is one of my favorite parks in the world – filled with trees, appropriately named Joshua trees, that look like they are straight out of a Dr. Suess book.  Although as much as Joshua Tree is known for these iconic trees, the rock formations are just as cool. The park attracts […]

How to visit Valley of Fire from Las Vegas

If you’re planning a trip to Vegas, then you should make sure to add in a stop to Valley of Fire State Park. This incredible park is just a short drive from the Vegas Strip, but feels worlds away. This guide will cover the best things to do in Valley of Fire State Park, plus […]

Italy Road Trip Itinerary: 2 Week Italy Itinerary

I’m sure I can’t be the only one who feels that everyone on social media is traveling through Italy this summer. Well I definitely hopped on that trend and took off an epic 2 week Italy road trip with a few of my closest friends.  This detailed guide will outline my entire Italian itinerary for […]

What to know about Rifugios in the Dolomites: Italian mountain huts

If you’re planning a trip to the Dolomites, you’ve probably seen the word rifugio thrown around. So you might be wondering what exactly a rifugio is? This beginner’s guide to staying in rifugios will cover everything you need to know for a smooth stay in Italy’s mountain huts.  Prepare for your trip to Italy ✈️ […]

Best Hikes in Arches National Park

Hiking in Arches National Park is definitely the most famous things to do in Moab, Utah, and one of main draws for visitors from around the world. From the Delicate Arch to The Windows section, there is no shortage of great hikes to discover in Arches NP. In fact, the park actually has over 2,000 […]

The Best Hikes in Zion National Park, Utah

Zion National Park is simply one of the most beautiful places in the world. And this is not an exaggeration. This guide will cover all of the best hikes in Zion, plus everything else that you need to know about planning a trip to this epic US National Park in Utah. Hiking Zion National Park […]

Bryce Canyon to Zion National Park: What to Know

Bryce Canyon National Park and Zion National Park are two of Utah’s top National Parks, and should definitely be on the top of any Utah national park road trip itinerary. Lucky for you, the two parks are less than 2 hours apart driving, so it’s easy to drive from Bryce Canyon to Zion National Park, […]

Kazbegi Travel Guide: Planning a Trip to Kazbegi, Georgia

If you’re planning a trip to Georgia (the country in Europe, not the state in the US), then the magical mountain town of Kazbegi absolutely needs to be on your itinerary. Kazbegi is a mountain town nestled at the foot of the Caucasus mountains in the northeast of Georgia in a region called Mtskheta-Mtianeti. Located […]

Things to do in Moab, Utah: 5 things not to miss

Moab was easily one of my favorite stops on my recent campervan road trip with Cabana vans. My mind is still blown away by how much beauty can exist in just a small area. It was definitely a reminder that you don’t need to travel far to find incredible beauty. If you’re thinking about planning […]

Dead Horse Point State Park: What You Need to Know

If you’re visiting Moab, Utah, then you may have come across mentions of Dead Horse Point State Park. This little park is located just up the road from the popular Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park, but it isn’t nearly as famous, or crowded. Trust me when I say, Dead Horse Point State Park […]

Solo Hiking: 9 Hiking Tips for Female Travelers

I love hiking. 18 year old me would have laughed in my face at that statement, but over the years I have fallen in love with hiking. Whether you are hitting the open hiking trails for some solo hiking or with a group, for the day or for a week, there is something exhilarating about […]

Yellowstone Itinerary: Best Things to do in Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park is the oldest National Park in the US, and one of the most visited parks in the country each year. This is because the park has so much to offer visitors, from wildlife to geothermal pools. This Yellowstone itinerary will cover all of the best things to do during a visit to the […]

10 Best Hikes in Upstate NY

When you think of New York, you’re probably not picturing forests and hiking trails. In NYC, hiking is often redefined as climbing to your fifth floor walk up with one too many bags of groceries. However, there are actually tons of amazing hikes once you get outside of New York City. I’ve hiked all over […]

Delta Lake Tetons Hike: What you need to know

The Grand Tetons are filled with so many incredible hikes, however the Delta Lake hike was by far my favorite of the Grand Teton hiking trails. At 9 miles, with over 2,000 feet of elevation gain, it is definitely a hike that will challenge you physically and mentally, however it is so worth it for […]

Grand Teton Hiking Trails: Everything you Need to Know

The best Grand Teton hiking trails? Let’s dive in! When I first started planning my trip out to Wyoming, the one thing that I was most excited about is all of the amazing hiking trails that Grand Teton National Park has to offer. Our trip consisted of both Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National […]

Best Sri Lanka Hikes: For Any Type of Traveler

Sri Lanka is a country with so much to offer, bustling cities, delicious cuisine, great surfing, and some of the best hikes in the world. During my three weeks in Sri Lanka, we went on six different hikes across the country. No matter where in the world I am, I love finding the best hikes […]

Siamese Ponds Wilderness: Hiking Trails and Camping

Hiking in Siamese Ponds Wilderness The Siamese Ponds Wilderness is one of the largest wilderness areas in Adirondack State Park in Upstate NY. However, the area is not super trafficked, making it a perfect place to escape for some fresh air. The area is great for hiking, camping, fishing, and swimming. This guide will cover […]

3 Days in Banff: The Best Itinerary

Banff National Park was on my bucket list for quite a long time. I love vacations that allow me to escape into the mountains, and  Banff is the perfect place to do just that, even if just for 3 days. Located in Alberta, Canada, Banff is relatively easy to get to, with the Calgary airport […]

A Guide to the Annapurna Base Camp Trek

In May of 2014 I spent two weeks completing the Annapurna Base Camp trek, otherwise known as the ABC trek,  in Nepal. These were truly two of the best weeks of my life. I am embarrassed to admit that it has taken me 4 years to finally get around to write this post, however better […]

Seoul’s Popular Bukhansan Hike: What You Need to Know

Want to find out more about Seoul’s popular Bukhansan hike? You’ve come to the right place! On my trip to Seoul, South Korea in 2017, I had the opportunity to reach Seoul’s highest peak in Bukhansan National Park. The experience most definitely did not disappoint! Bukhansan hike is a MUST DO while in Seoul! Located […]

Hiking in Patagonia Itinerary: What You Need to Know

Hiking in Patagonia is by far one of the most magical and rewarding experiences that I’ve ever had! There are few places that compare to the beauty of this region, with snow-capped mountains and crystal blue glacier water lakes. However, the region of Patagonia is so vast that figuring out exactly where to go and […]