How to Become Insta-Famous: Just Pack These 19 Simple Accessories!

If you’re remotely active on Instagram you’ve undoubtedly seen them. “Them” being tanned and toned, blonde-haired Insta-famous women wearing teeny tiny bikinis in idyllic sandy settings, sipping on delicious-looking coconut concoctions while swinging from palm trees. Or cruising on boats in coordinated bikini and sock combos… “Them” also being those Insta-famous men sporting man-buns and…

Jordan Itinerary: The Best Places to Visit!

Jordan (aka The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan) is an Arab kingdom located in Western Asia and is fairly centrally located between Asia, Africa and Europe. While the country is a constitutional monarchy, their highly adored King Abdullah II holds executive and legislative powers. This small, arid country of about 9.5 million people, 92% of which…

Don’t Miss These Must-See Gems of Germany!

Considering the fact that Germany (aka Deutschland) is the 7th largest country by area in Europe and the 62nd largest in the world, planning a trip that will provide a complete experience of everything this gorgeous country has to offer can be an overwhelming task. There are so many things to see and do! With…

9 Essential Tips for Surviving Van Life

My van life life began back in November of 2013 when my now husband, Nick, and I were on a 15-month journey abroad (oh how I could have used some of these van life tips then!). We were surfing in Indonesia and realized that we were probably the closest to New Zealand that we would…

Road Trip Your Way Through Southern Germany

Southern Germany offers dramatic scenery, ancient castles, friendly people, and quaint villages. Our 2 week road trip itinerary will take you to all of the highlights in this beautiful region including the amazing Berg Eltz Castle!

Don’t Miss These Amazing Destinations in Slovenia!

Considerably cheaper and less touristy than it’s neighbors, Slovenia has been gaining popularity with tourists from around the globe.¬†With a large national park to the north, views of the majestic Alps overhead, over 11,000 karst caves, beautiful coastline, and the friendliest people – it’s impossible not to fall in love with this spectacular country!