The 12 Most Scenic Drives in Colorado (Road Trip Inspiration!)

If you love adventure and the great outdoors, then you’re going to love Colorado! Located in the southwestern part of the United States, Colorado is an adventure lover’s dream, filled with beautiful hikes, epic mountain views, and breathtaking viewpoints throughout. One of the best ways to explore the beauty of Colorado is to go on … Read more

30 Otherworldly Things to Do in the Azores (2022 Update)

If you’re traveling to the Azores, you’re in for the trip of a lifetime. There are so many incredible things to do in the Azores that I anticipate you’ll never experience a moment of boredom. It’s simply impossible to feel boredom in a place this beautiful, diverse, and intriguing. I spent three days driving the … Read more

6 of the Most Incredible Eco Lodges in Belize (For All Budgets)

If you’re into sustainable tourism, it’s likely that staying in a jungle eco lodge in Belize is high on your bucket list. And with good reason – Belize is becoming one of the world’s premier ecotourism destinations for its dedication to preserving biodiversity, reducing waste, and living in harmony with nature. I stayed in an … Read more

Belize Packing List: What You Definitely Need to Pack for Belize

Belize is a gorgeous country with a lovely subtropical climate, making it a joy to visit year round.  As a result, figuring out what to pack for Belize isn’t rocket science. The average high temperature year-round is 84° F (29°C), though it is possible to get slightly cooler in winter, with temperatures as low as 60°F (16°C) … Read more

The Ultimate Weekend Trip Packing List: What to Pack for a Weekend Getaway

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One thing I’ve always excelled at is packing light.  I’ve been to the Arctic twice in the winter — using just a carry-on. A six-week trip spanning Moldova, Ukraine, Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Iceland, and Portugal — also in a carry-on. I even went on a five-month backpacking trip through Europe and Morocco, with temperatures … Read more