The 7 Best Riads in Marrakech, Morocco

If you are planning a trip to Marrakech, Morocco, you absolutely MUST book a stay in a riad! Riads are a traditional style of Moroccan house that has a central interior garden or courtyard, usually with a fountain or pool at the center. You’ll fall in love with the amazing architecture of each riad and…

What to Pack for Portland, Oregon in the Fall/Winter

Portland, Oregon is a quirky city that has gained notoriety over the past few years for being a little “weird”. The pedestrian-friendly downtown area has bigger lanes for bicycles than cars and you’re more likely to eat out of a truck than a restaurant. Portland has the most breweries and independent microbreweries of any city in…

10 Romantic Valentine’s Day Gifts for World Travelers

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you know what that means? Time to spend way too much money and energy on romantic gestures for your true love! If your partner is an adventurous soul who loves to travel, we’ve got you covered with these 10 romantic gift ideas for world travelers! Perfect Gifts for Traveling…

Closest Hotels to the Havasu Falls Trailhead

Havasu Falls is arguably one of the most beautiful spots in the entire United States and people travel from all over the world to visit every year. But as with many other epic landscapes, Havasu Falls isn’t exactly easy to get to. The falls is a 10-mile trek from the trailhead, and the trailhead is…

18 Things You Must Do in Hong Kong

Prior to visiting Hong Kong, I imagined it being a concrete jungle of high rise buildings towering above the insanely crowded streets. And while I wasn’t necessarily wrong, I found so much more to love about this beautiful city. We discovered tranquil parks tucked behind busy streets, strenuous hiking trails with spectacular views of the…

A Local’s 12 Favorite Things to do on the North Shore

We were lucky enough to spend a year and a half living in Honolulu and absolutely fell in love with the island of Oahu. Our weekdays were spent living in the city and surfing in front of Waikiki beach but we couldn’t wait for the weekend to explore the other parts of the island. We…

What to Pack for a Vacation in Egypt

So you’re planning a vacation in Egypt – woohoo! It’s an amazing, challenging, and beautiful country and it will be an experience of a lifetime. You’ll encounter incredibly hot days, a few chilly evenings, dusty and uneven roads, and a few other surprises along the way. You’ll want to be prepared for a variety of…

The Top 10 Things to do in Essaouira, Morocco

If you’re headed to the ‘Windy City of Africa’ make sure you check out the best things to do in Essaouira, Morocco! Stay at the magical Villa Anouk, sample camel milk cheese at the rustic Fromagerie, watch street performers from the rooftop of Taros, and peer through the Sqala du Port d’Essaouira at the beautifully preserved ramparts.