8 Epic Outdoor Adventures in Northern Arizona

In 2016 we had the opportunity to travel across the US, from Oregon to Florida and back again, in our 1994 Ford Bronco. We camped, hiked, explored, and found that our favorite area for outdoor adventures was in Northern Arizona, right along the Utah border. The bright orange sandstone formations dotting the rugged landscape of…

The Best Stylish Bags for Travelers

I should start this post by stating that I have spent 3-ish years on the road and have used many different travel bags. And while I’m fairly certain I’ve finally found the best fit for my travel style, I’ve made more than a few mistakes along the way. And I *think* I’ve finally developed some…

The 10 Best Unique Hotels in Portland, Oregon

Referred to lovingly as both the “City of Roses” and the “Bridge City”, Portland has a lot of both. Sandwiched between the Willamette and Columbia Rivers, visitors will love the waterfront views of historic bridges while wandering along the well-maintained riverwalk. And when you’ve had your fill of city life, head to Washington Park, right…

Complete 2018 Packing Guide for Havasu Falls

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…

6 Awesomely Obscure(-ish) Adventures in Thailand

Thailand: The Basics Know Before You Go The currency of Thailand is the Baht and at the time of writing (May of 2017) the exchange rate was about 32 Bhat to $1 USD. Learn a few handy Thai phrases! If you’re a woman say “sawadee kah” for hello. If you’re a man it’s “sawadee kap”. You’ll…