Best Places to Visit in Oregon: 15 Beautiful Destinations

When you think of the state of Oregon you may conjure up images of the city of Portland, known for hipsters and craft beer. Or maybe you think of lumberjacks sporting denim coveralls while chopping down old-growth timber. Well, we have all of that… and so much more. Oregon has gorgeous waterfalls, arid deserts, snowcapped…

The 9 Best Lake District Walks and Hikes

The Lake District, fondly known as ‘The Lakes’, is England’s largest and arguably most famous National Park. Home to many vast and beautiful lakes, mountains, waterfalls, and charmingly archaic villages, The Lake District attracts millions of visitors every year from all over the world. The landscape is made up of deep, earthy green vegetation mixed…

What to Pack for The Wave, Arizona

So, you’ve secured one of only 20 coveted daily permits to visit The Wave, hooray! But you’re probably thinking “what do I do now?” It’s time to start thinking about what to pack for your upcoming hiking adventure and a once in a lifetime experience! Your adventure will begin with a 3-mile trek on incredibly…

How to Find Free Camping in the USA & Canada

Finding free campsites in the United States and Canada is part-art and part-science, and will lead you to have an unbelievable and uniquely special adventure. There are a few reasons why finding free campsites are 100% the way to go.

Complete 2020 Havasu Falls Packing List

So, you’ve secured your camping permit for Havasu Falls, hooray! But you’re probably thinking “now what?” It’s time to start thinking about what to pack for your upcoming camping adventure in one of the most stunningly beautiful places in the United States! Your adventure will begin with a 10-mile trek through the canyon to reach…

A Female’s Guide to Hiking and Camping at Havasu Falls

Havasu Falls is one of several amazing waterfalls located on the Havasupai Reservation in Northern Arizona. And it is arguably one of the most beautiful and remote places in the entire United States. The reservation is located deep in the heart of the Grand Canyon, 10 miles from the nearest road. It is accessible either…

9 Essential Tips for Surviving Van Life

Our van 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 ever be…

The Best Water Shoes for Havasu Falls

Havasu Falls is arguably one of the most spectacular and picturesque waterfalls in the United States. Located in Northern Arizona, it is a 10-mile trek through a deep canyon from the parking lot to the falls. The water is a beautiful turquoise blue and it plunges down a 100-foot limestone cliff to the refreshing swimming…