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: 16 Expert Tips

How to Find Cheap Flights: 16 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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11 Adventurous Things to Do in Lake Yojoa, Honduras

11 Adventurous Things to Do in Lake Yojoa, Honduras

Lake Yojoa is the secret outdoor adventure capital of Honduras. The towns surrounding the lake are full of coffee farms, mountains, waterfalls and caves, and they are ready to be explored. Oh and did I mention there is a microbrewery in the jungle?! The time is now to visit Lake Yojoa.

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Coffee Tour from D&D Brewery

Coffee Tour from D&D Brewery

Most people start their day with a cup of coffee, but do you ever think about where it comes from? We took a coffee tour in Honduras which brought us from the coffee farm up in the mountains, to processing plant, to a roasting cafe. We highly recommend this tour from D&D Brewery because it is so informative and fun.

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Top Tips for Visiting Tikal in Guatemala

Top Tips for Visiting Tikal in Guatemala

Visiting the Mayan Ruins of Tikal should be on top of any Central America itinerary. Planning a visit to this UNESCO World Heritage site can be overwhelming. Should you go for sunrise or sunset? Hire a guide or explore independently? We’re walking you through our top travel tips on how to visit Tikal to save you money and stress.

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Iceland Campervan or Tent Camp: What to Know Before You Travel

Iceland Campervan or Tent Camp: What to Know Before You Travel

The cheapest way to travel Iceland is to camp, there’s no doubt about it! But deciding between a campervan or tent is a tough one. We’ve put together everything you need to know about campervans, rental cars and camping gear companies, so you can make the best decision for your budget trip to Iceland.

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10 Fun Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

10 Fun Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

There are so many things to do in Cape Town, you could spend weeks traveling around. Whether you’re climbing Table Mountain, sipping on coffees in “the Bowl”, hiking around Cape Point National Park, or tasting the best African wines, Cape Town has something for everyone. In this guest post, Marie shares what to do and where to stay in Cape Town, South Africa.

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TEFL Certification: The Complete Guide to Teaching English Abroad

TEFL Certification: The Complete Guide to Teaching English Abroad

If you’re thinking about teaching English overseas, this guide will walk you through everything you need to know — from choosing the right TEFL program for you, to picking a country. We’re also sharing some of the things we wish we would have known before packing our bags and moving to South Korea.

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10 Best Countries to Teach English Abroad

10 Best Countries to Teach English Abroad

If you’re considering teaching English abroad, one of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make is picking a country to call home. We’ve rounded up some of the best countries to move to as an English teacher. Find out where you will earn the most money as well as which countries have a great work-life balance. This guide will help you decide which country is right for you.

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11 Reasons Why You Should Teach English Abroad

11 Reasons Why You Should Teach English Abroad

Teaching English abroad was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made. It helped us save a ton of money, introduced us to lifelong friends, and allowed us to travel the world. Find out why you should consider teaching English in another country. It might just be your best decision too!

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6 Must Do Adventures in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

6 Must Do Adventures in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

The Yucatan Peninsula has an incredibly rich history, and is blessed more than just beaches. You can walk amongst the Mayans, get lost in the jungles of Sian Ka’an and experience the region’s vibrant culture in Merida. Not mention tacos, tacos, and more tacos! If you’re headed to Mexico and want to get off the beaten path, this article is for you.

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Cali, Colombia: 6 Reasons Why You'll Love It

Cali, Colombia: 6 Reasons Why You'll Love It

Cali, Colombia is known as the salsa capital of the world. People from all over the world flock to Cali and many stay longer than they expected. This is what happened to our friend, Courtney, and she shares why Cali draws in people and makes them fall in love with this place.

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31 Best Things to Do in NYC on your First Visit

31 Best Things to Do in NYC on your First Visit

If you’re bored in New York City, something's wrong with you! There are endless fun things to do in this ever-growing city. We created a list of top activities that you shouldn’t miss while visiting NYC. Some are super touristy (yet still worthwhile), like the Top of the Rock and the MET, but some are hidden gems, like an amazing Greenwich Village Food Tour and an off-the-beaten path graffiti neighborhood in Brooklyn. Whether it’s your first time in New York or you already have your favorite pizza place, this guide is for you!

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Kimpton Muse Hotel: Amazing Stay in New York City

Kimpton Muse Hotel: Amazing Stay in New York City

With thousands of hotels in New York City, finding a place to stay can be daunting. Luckily, we think we’ve found the perfect hotel for anyone’s first trip to NYC. The Kimpton Muse Hotel is where value meets luxury, and you can’t beat its convenient location. Read our full review on what makes this one of the best places to stay in New York City.

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10 Amazing Things To Do in Arenal, Costa Rica

10 Amazing Things To Do in Arenal, Costa Rica

Arenal is the adventure capital of Costa Rica and has many things to do to keep your heart pumping. Whether it’s whitewater rafting, canyoning, ziplining or hiking around the Arenal Volcano, we have you covered with this detailed travel guide. We are also sharing our top places to stay in La Fortuna and the best places to eat.

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