21 Unforgettable & Fun Things to Do In Guatemala

21 Unforgettable & Fun Things to Do In Guatemala

I had always wanted to visit Guatemala. The coffee, the picturesque landscapes, the beautiful handwoven textiles, the ongoing Mayan culture… the list of fun things to do in Guatemala just goes on and on. And in 2017, I finally did. I spent three weeks exploring this beautiful country, which is not nearly enough — you…

10 Things I Learned About Myself After a Year of (Mostly) Solo Travel

10 Things I Learned About Myself After a Year of (Mostly) Solo Travel

When you’re your only travel companion, you can’t help but get a little introspective. Staring out of a bus window, half-listening to a podcast, contemplating my life and the many turns it’s taken to bring me here… That’s kind of been my default look the past year. June 28th will make one year I’ve been on…

Table Rock Jungle Lodge: The Most Sustainable Eco Lodge in Belize

Table Rock Jungle Lodge: The Most Sustainable Eco Lodge in Belize

Off a dusty road a few miles out of the town of San Ignacio, Belize, you’ll find Table Rock Jungle Lodge. This is this nature-loving girl’s kind of place: orchards packed with ripe oranges greet you as you approach the lodge, with a few donkeys strewn about nibbling the grass in the sun to add…

Victoria House: The Best Boutique Hotel in Belize

Victoria House: The Best Boutique Hotel in Belize

Belize is famous for its Mayan ruins, exciting adventures, underwater life, and epic Caribbean sea views. If you’re into snorkeling or diving, there is no doubt you will want to visit Ambergris Caye while you are in Belize. And if you want to punctuate your time underwater with some luxury on land – there’s absolutely…

9 Reasons You’ve Got to Live the Palace Life in Cozumel

9 Reasons You’ve Got to Live the Palace Life in Cozumel

I’ll admit it… I was an all-inclusive skeptic. I never understood the point of traveling all the way around the world to stay in a resort where you never have to leave. Well, now I get it. Travel can be stressful and taxing – and most people, particularly Americans, don’t have the privilege like I…

Cars, Casas, and Charisma: Life in Cuba Through Pictures

Cars, Casas, and Charisma: Life in Cuba Through Pictures

Cuba is equal parts frustrating and fascinating. The colors of the houses are so vibrant, especially contrasted with the shiny and meticulously kept up cars. There’s a charming old-fashioned vibe to the country. Many say visiting Cuba is a bit like traveling back in time. But underneath the vintage veneer, you can sneak a peek…