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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Kalaw to Inle Lake Trek: Amazing Hiking and Homestay Experience

Kalaw to Inle Lake Trek: Amazing Hiking and Homestay Experience

Hiking from Kalaw to Inle Lake was one of the highlights of our 2-week trip to Myanmar. We were able to get out of the touristy areas, see the countryside and observe how people really live. This trek and homestay in the heart of Myanmar was an amazing way to experience authentic local life. We're sharing our story and explaining how you can do this hike yourself!

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14 Unforgettable Things To Do in Krakow, Poland

14 Unforgettable Things To Do in Krakow, Poland

Krakow filled with deep history, friendly people, stunning landscapes, and busy cities. You'll never run out of fun and unforgettable things to do in Krakow. From the cobblestone streets of historic old town to the snow-capped mountains surrounding Zakopane, there is something for every type of traveler. Be sure to explore Poland before it becomes too popular. 

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Top Things to Do in Slovenia: Adventurous Travel Guide

Top Things to Do in Slovenia: Adventurous Travel Guide

We fell in love with Slovenia. Between the whitewater kayaking, the incredible hiking and the stunning cities, there are so many things to do in Slovenia. Use this article as your adventurous Slovenian travel guide as we show you all our favorite off-the-beaten-path spots. We guarantee you'll fall in love too!

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Cordillera Blanca: Peru’s Most Underrated Travel Destination

Cordillera Blanca: Peru’s Most Underrated Travel Destination

If you want to get off the beaten path in Peru, look no further. The Cordillera Blanca is a well-kept secret, and the hiking in this region of the Andes Mountains is known as some of the best in the world. Come along as guest author, Daniel Daniel Caracciolo, takes you through his journey to Huaraz and a place he describes as the "most underrated place in South America".

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Leavenworth, Washington: Local Guide with Best Things To Do

Leavenworth, Washington: Local Guide with Best Things To Do

After living in Leavenworth for 6 months, we’ve put together a guide with everything you need to know to experience this mountain town like a local! We've got ideas of things to do, best outdoor adventures, top restaurants to try and Leavenworth hotels for all budgets. There is so much more to Leavenworth than the Bavarian-themed exterior. 

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Ultimate Guide to Utah's Mighty 5 National Parks

Ultimate Guide to Utah's Mighty 5 National Parks

Whether you’re planning a vacation with friends or a big ol’ family road trip, Utah’s National Parks make a perfect destination for those who love the outdoors and are looking for a bit of adventure!We’re going to let you in on all our best tips and advice – from avoiding the crowds to getting that perfect photograph. We'll even share what to pack!

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Plan a Trip to Zion National Park

Plan a Trip to Zion National Park

Zion is the most visited National Park in Utah, and one of the most popular parks in the nation. And there’s good reason for its popularity. Pine trees dot the landscape in clusters and towering red rock cliffs rise on either side of the canyon. Carving through the center is the crystal clear Virgin River. This National park offers strenuous hikes, like the famed Angel’s Landing, as well as easy walks for the whole family!

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Ultimate Guide to Camping on Shi Shi Beach

Ultimate Guide to Camping on Shi Shi Beach

For an Instagram-worthy sunset and a bit of adventure, camping on Shi Shi Beach should be on any PNW Bucket List. We've put together everything you need to know for your first time camping on Shi Shi Beach!

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Ultimate Guide to Trekking Everest Base Camp Independently

Ultimate Guide to Trekking Everest Base Camp Independently

Trekking to Everest Base Camp is an experience of a lifetime, and getting there is easier than you think. If hiking to EBC is on your bucket list, we’ve got everything you need to make this dream a reality (even if you’re not rich or a world class athlete!). We've put together a perfect route you can follow without a guide. Plus were including a packing list, how much to budget, and stories (and photos!) from the trail. 

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Perfect Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary

Perfect Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary

This 16-day itinerary will bring you to Everest Base Camp, across the infamous Cho La Pass, and to the beautiful Gokyo Lakes. Follow this DIY route for EBC that you can hike on your own. No need for a guide, we got everything you need for a self guided trek to Everest Base Camp. 

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How Much Does Everest Base Camp Trek Cost?

How Much Does Everest Base Camp Trek Cost?

How much does it actually cost to hike to Everest Base Camp? The highest trek in the world doesn’t have to come at a high price. We’ll breakdown all our expenses throughout our 16-day trek to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes and show you how inexpensive it really is to reach the base of the tallest peak on Earth. We'll take you through our cost per meal, EBC teahouse prices and everything else it'll take to get you there!

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Perfect Everest Base Camp Packing List

Perfect Everest Base Camp Packing List

Having the right packing list is essential to surviving the the trek to Everest Base Camp. We've got you covered with what to pack for Everest Base Camp, everything from trekking gear to clothes to snacks to electronics to toiletries. It's loaded with tons of packing tips you'll want to know before you leave Kathmandu.

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Everest Base Camp Trek Video Diaries

Everest Base Camp Trek Video Diaries

Follow along and watch our videos of our trek to Everest Base Camp and Gokyo Lakes. We hiked independently without a guide or porter and describe what life is like on the trail. Watch as we pass through the villages, encounter yaks, battle sickness, hike through challenging routes and reach Everest Base Camp, accomplishing a long time dream!

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Photographic Journey to Everest Base Camp

Photographic Journey to Everest Base Camp

Stories are great, but sometimes pictures speak louder. This photo diary documents our entire trek to Everest Base Camp. Take a peek into what life is like on the EBC trail. Come along for the ride!

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Inca Trail & Machu Picchu

Inca Trail & Machu Picchu

To this day, hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu was one of the most incredible experiences of my life. There's nothing like seeing the morning fog roll over this ancient site. Follow along with us as we describe what life was like on the trail and what we did at the "Lost City of Incas".

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