Komodo Liveaboard: Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Scuba Diving Trip

Komodo Liveaboard: Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Scuba Diving Trip

Imagine scuba diving among manta rays and sea turtles, then relaxing under the sun… If this sounds like a dream, you should consider booking a liveaboard for your next vacation! And Komodo National Park is just the place to do it! We’re sharing our experience with Dragon Dive Komodo so you know exactly what to expect on a liveaboard. Plus, we’re sharing how to choose the best Komodo liveaboard for your budget!

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New York City on a Budget: 17 Money-Saving Tips

New York City on a Budget: 17 Money-Saving Tips

It’s true: New York City ain’t cheap! Accommodation is notoriously expensive, and food can add up if you don’t know where to find cheap eats! But there’s good news: We’ve rounded up our top tips for traveling to NYC on a budget so you don’t come home from the Big Apple completely broke! Read up on money-saving advice, cheap places to eat and free things to do in New York City.

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El Totumo Mud Volcano: Read This Before You Go!

El Totumo Mud Volcano: Read This Before You Go!

While visiting Cartagena, it’s likely you will hear about this famous mud “volcano”. During our first trip to Colombia, we took a day trip to Volcan Totumo and had a great (touristy!) time, but there were a few things we wish we had known before our trip. Read our story so you know what to expect!

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Rosario Islands: Read This Before You Go to Playa Blanca

Rosario Islands: Read This Before You Go to Playa Blanca

Visiting the famous white sand beach of Playa Blanca on Isla Grande is a popular day trip from Cartagena. We ventured here during our first trip to Colombia, and it was quite different than we expected. Read our story about visiting this famous Rosario Island so you are prepared!

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25 Best Things to Do in Cartagena: City Guide

25 Best Things to Do in Cartagena: City Guide

Cartagena is a colorful and bustling city on Colombia’s Caribbean Coast that is easy to fall in love with. With a vibrant nightlife scene, stunning colonial architecture (hello Instagram!) and some of the best food in the country, this city is well worth a spot on your Colombia itinerary. We’ve visited Cartagena 3 times and are sharing our top tips, the best things to do, what to eat and where to stay!

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7 Best Desert Hikes in California Most Don't Know About

7 Best Desert Hikes in California Most Don't Know About

There’s beauty in every corner of California. The downside is millions of people travel there to see this beauty, but most of them stick to the national parks. If you want to spend a day out in nature away from the crowds, here is a list of our 7 best desert hikes found outside of California’s popular national parks. Most of which people don’t know about!

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16 Cheap Things to Do in Dubai in 3 Days

16 Cheap Things to Do in Dubai in 3 Days

While Dubai is certainly not a cheap city, we’ve called on a local guest author who is sharing her top money-saving tips for visiting Dubai on a budget. She has created a 3-day itinerary including costs and local advice that most tourists don’t know. This article has everything you need to plan a holiday in Dubai, even if you’re traveling on a small budget!

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8 Amazing Things to Do in Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica

8 Amazing Things to Do in Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica

The Osa Peninsula is the perfect location to get off the beaten path in Costa Rica. There are so many things to do in Corcovado National Park including hiking, spotting wildlife and seeing the sky lit up with stars. Our friend, Ligia, shares her experience traveling to Corcovado and shows you how you can visit there too.

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34 Best Things to Do in Tokyo

34 Best Things to Do in Tokyo

If you’re planning a trip to Japan, you won’t want to miss this epic list of 34 things to do in Tokyo. Packed with adventure, food, history and culture, Tokyo is a city that is easy to love. Whether you’re traveling to Japan on a budget or have money to spare, this article is full of tips and advice that will help you plan the perfect Tokyo itinerary!

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17 Best Things to Do in Antigua, Guatemala

17 Best Things to Do in Antigua, Guatemala

Visiting the historic center of Antigua should be on every traveler’s bucket list. With deep cultural roots and adventurous activites nearby like hiking Acatenango Volcano, there are so many exciting things to do in Antigua, Guatamala. Be careful, you may fall in love with this city and never want to leave.

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10 Things to Do in Peru You Can't Miss

10 Things to Do in Peru You Can't Miss

With its diverse land and rich culture, Peru is the perfect country to travel. You can go hiking on across mountains, swimming in the ocean, and dune buggy in the desert. While the wide-range of things to do in Peru is guaranteed to keep any traveler entertained and busy, it can all be a little overwhelming when planning where to go in Peru. That’s why our friend, Daniel, is here to give you a round up of the best things to do in Peru.

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13 Unique Things to Do in Berlin, Germany

13 Unique Things to Do in Berlin, Germany

There are a variety of reasons why people visit Berlin. Some come for the partying, some come for the history, and some come to just soak in the culture and open mindedness of the city. There’s a whole side to Berlin that not many tourists see. That’s why we’ve got Grant Simon to show us some unique things to do in Berlin

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27 Adventurous Things to Do in Costa Rica

27 Adventurous Things to Do in Costa Rica

With postcard worthy beaches, lush jungles, ample wildlife and dreamy waterfalls, it’s no surprise that Costa Rica is the most popular vacation spot in Central America. We’ve put together an ultimate bucket list of the top things to do in Costa Rica — from the must-see places to off the beaten path adventures. Let’s start planning your trip to paradise! 

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Puerto Viejo Travel Guide: Things to Do, See, and Eat

Puerto Viejo Travel Guide: Things to Do, See, and Eat

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is one of Costa Rica’s most famous Caribbean cities. There are so many things to do in Puerto Viejo, from touring the BriBri indigenous village to seeing sloths to exploring Costa Rica’s best beaches. And of course you can’t miss the delicious Caribbean food! You’ll quickly fall in love with Puerto Viejo.

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Bri Bri Indigenous Village & Chocolate Tour

Bri Bri Indigenous Village & Chocolate Tour

If you’re looking to dig a little deeper into the culture in Costa Rica, take a break from the adventure sports and beaches for a day and venture to an indigenous village not far from Puerto Viejo. Learning about the Bribri people, speaking with a shaman and supporting their livelihood is an unforgettable experience that will certainly stick with you after you leave Costa Rica.

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How We Afford to Travel & You Can Too!

How We Afford to Travel & You Can Too!

One of the most common questions people ask is how we afford to travel so often. It is a complex question with many answers, but we’re delving in and sharing all the things that have allowed us to travel and live abroad for 5 years (even while paying student loans!). This article is packed with practical tips you can copy to live the life of your dreams!

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How to Find Cheap Flights: 17 Expert Tips

How to Find Cheap Flights: 17 Expert Tips

Finding a super cheap flight is one of the most exciting feelings. Not only have you saved money, but you’re about to plan an adventure! We’re sharing all our tips and secrets that have helped us find incredibly cheap flights all over the world. After reading this, you’ll have the tools you need to score an amazing flight deal for your next trip.

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Romance in Ubud: Komaneka Bisma Resort

Romance in Ubud: Komaneka Bisma Resort

If you’re looking for romance in Ubud, Bali, look no further than the Komaneka at Bisma Resort. With a picture-perfect infinity pool, rice terrace views and impeccable service, we had an incredible anniversary stay at this beautiful and luxurious resort. 

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25 Incredible Things to Do in Mexico (that aren’t beaches!)

25 Incredible Things to Do in Mexico (that aren’t beaches!)

There are so many more things to do to Mexico that are not beaches or all-inclusive resorts. From the beautiful and diverse culture, to mountains and waterfalls, to modern cities and charming small towns, you could spend a lifetime in Mexico and still crave more. However, if you only have a couple weeks in Mexico and want to get off the beaten path and dig deeper than Señor Frogs, we’re here to introduce you to 25 amazing things to do. Hint: Not even one of them is a beach!

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26 Essential Travel Safety Tips You Need To Know

26 Essential Travel Safety Tips You Need To Know

Traveling is one of the best gifts you can give yourself, but we know it can be a little nerve wracking sometimes. How do I stay safe in a foreign country? How do I avoid getting pickpocketed? Whether you’re traveling solo or are hopping on your first international flight, these practical tips will help ensure you stay safe on your travels. We’ll help you avoid common scams, prevent injury and know what to do in an emergency. 

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