Posts in Epic Adventure
15 Epic Places to Visit In Turkey

Turkey is a country where East meets West and history meets adventure. We’ve put together a list of epic places to visit in Turkey for the ultimate Turkey bucketlist itinerary.

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Stories from my Sustainable Trip with the UNWTO

I feel so incredibly lucky to have had the opportunity to travel around the world with the United Nations World Tourism Organization to raise awareness about sustainable travel. This adventure brought me paragliding in Colombia, snorkeling in Mexico and through some of Germany's most magical Christmas markets. Come along on my journey and read my deep thoughts, funny wonderings and most memorable stories and pictures!

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22 Cheap Travel Hacks You Can Use Right Now

If you dream of traveling but don’t know how you can afford it, you’ve come to the right place! We’re sharing all our cheap travel tips that have allowed us to explore the world, even while paying off student loans! This guide will explain exactly how you can afford travel, even if you’re broke right now.

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One Month in Vietnam: A Complete Itinerary

Vietnam is a country filled with delicious food, friendly people and a rich history. We traveled for a little over one month backpacking this action-packed nation. The itinerary below is a perfect guide from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City for anyone visiting Vietnam for the first time. 

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The Best of our Year of Travel: Our Favorite Foods, Places & Experiences

Wanna know our favorite foods? Best hotels? Craziest things we did over the last year? What an Around the World trip is really like? This “Best Of” list is a must read!

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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

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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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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Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Ride with Turkiye Balloons

Taking a hot air balloon ride has been on our list for years. Come with us as we float over the dream-like landscape of Cappadocia. You might be planning a trip to Turkey after reading our story and seeing these pictures!

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Where to Stay on Koh Rong Samloem: Private Island Hostel

With white sand beaches, warm turquoise waters, reasonable prices, and far fewer tourists than nearby beach destinations like Thailand and Bali, Koh Rong Samloem island may just be the piece of paradise you’re looking for! Oh, yeah, did I mention it's on a private beach! Mad Monkey Koh Rong Samloem is the place to stay, you won't regret it. 

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Thailand Beaches: 2 Week Island Hopping Itinerary

Dreaming of turquoise waters and white sand? Thailand is a beach destination not to be missed! We spent an amazing 2 weeks in the Thai islands and put together a complete itinerary with all the information you'll need to plan your very own beach getaway!

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Amazon Jungle In Bolivia

Exploring the Amazon Jungle in Bolivia was one of the highlights of our trip to South America. We choose to stay at the Madidi Jungle Ecolodge, just outside Rurrenabaque, Bolivia, because we knew there were practicing responsible tourism. Right when we met our jungle guide, Simon, we knew the Amazon experience would be unforgettable.

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