Things to Do Around the World

If you’re looking for looking for a new adventure, want to get off the beaten path, or maybe you’re just wondering what the heck to do with yourself in a new city, we’ve got you covered!

We’ve spent years traveling the world to create our detailed “things to do” guides for all of our favorite destinations.

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Things to Do Travel Guides

42 Magical Things to Do in Leavenworth, Washington

Nestled in the Cascade Mountains, Leavenworth, Washington is a magical Bavarian-themed town that is packed with beauty and adventure! With bucket list hikes, incredible restaurants and experiences for all ages, we’ve put together a guide with the best things to do in Leavenworth so you can plan the perfect trip.

45 Absolute Best Things to Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

We’ve rounded up a list of the best things to do in Chiang Mai that will make your trip a memorable one. We have spent more than a year living in Chiang Mai, Thailand so we know this city inside and out! We’re sharing both top Chiang Mai attractions as...

35 Best Things to Do in Bangkok You Can’t Miss! (2024)

We created this list of the best things to do in Bangkok including some super touristy (yet still worthwhile) attractions and some totally hidden gems. In this Bangkok travel guide, we’ll also cover everything you need to know to prepare for your trip.

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

There are so many things to do in Mexico that are not beaches or all-inclusive resorts. Spend a couple weeks in Mexico, get off the beaten path and dig deeper than Señor Frogs, we’re here to introduce you to some amazing things to do. Hint: Not even one of them...

25 Best Things to Do in Oaxaca, Mexico

The Mexican state of Oaxaca is full of stunning architecture, agave plants and some of the most delicious food (and mezcal!) in the country. As you plan your trip to this colorful Mexican destination, we’re breaking out the best things to do in Oaxaca City and beyond.

25 Unforgettable Things To Do in Guatemala

With active volcanoes, a vibrant indigenous culture, and colorful markets, there are so many incredible things to do in Guatemala. You’ll find adventure, culture, history, and warm locals all in one place. Traveling in Guatemala is not always easy, but if you come with an open mind, this country is...

Lake Atitlan, Guatemala: Ultimate Guide + Things to Do

Lake Atitlan, Guatemala is a magical place. With volcano peaks towering over the glassy lake, and tiny villages settled on the shores, you’ll never want to leave. In this guide we’ll walk you through everything you need to know to plan your visit.

27 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 activities 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...

45 Exciting Things to Do in New Zealand on Your First Visit

Whether it is your first time visiting or you're a Kiwi looking to explore your own (amazing!) country, there are endless things to do in New Zealand. We’ve rounded up the top adrenaline rushes, foods to try, epic hikes and cultural experiences, so you can create your very own New...

45 Best Things to Do in Tokyo, Japan

If you’re heading to Japan, you won’t want to miss this epic list of things to do in Tokyo. Packed with adventure, food, history and culture, Tokyo is a place that is easy to love. Since Japan’s capital city is on most travelers’ itinerary, we’re sharing our top tips and...

45 Crazy Fun Things to do in Japan

If you’re looking for unique things to do on your trip to Japan, you’ve come to the right place! From super quirky, only-in-Japan experiences to must-see sights and the best food to try, we’ve rounded up the top things to do in Japan on your first visit.

25 Adventurous Things to Do in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula has an incredibly rich history and is blessed with more than just beaches. In this article, we’ve put together a list of the top things to do in the Yucatan, including everything you need to help you plan your trip.

31 Fun Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Whatever your reason for visiting, there are so many fun things to do in Playa del Carmen and the surrounding area that are sure to keep you busy and feed your adventurous spirit. We’re going over our top picks, plus all the information you need to help plan your trip...

35 Exciting Things to Do in Osaka, Japan

Osaka is known for lively nightlife and endless street food, but there’s more hiding beneath this city’s neon-lit facade. We’re going to walk you through the best things to do in Osaka — from can’t-miss attractions to some lesser-known secrets that you won’t find in guidebooks!

50 Absolute BEST Things to do in Kyoto

Considered the “cultural capital of Japan”, Kyoto is full of can’t-miss sights, hidden gems, and world-renowned dining. We’re sharing the very best things to do in Kyoto, including the most popular attractions and the secrets you won’t find in most guidebooks.

20 Can’t-Miss Things to Do in Bacalar, Mexico

With shockingly blue waters and lots of fun things to do, Bacalar Lagoon is well worth a spot on your Yucatan itinerary. In this guide to Bacalar, Mexico, we’re sharing all sorts of tips, where to eat, what tours to take & what you should absolutely NOT do.

50 Weirdly Awesome Things to Do in Portland, Oregon

Discover secret gems, must-try foods, and outdoor adventures in this ULTIMATE list of things to do in Portland, Oregon (+ what to skip!).

65 Crazy Fun Things To Do in Seattle

With a blend of nature and urban attractions, there are so many fun things to do in Seattle for every type of traveler! We’ve spent lots of time in this city, and are sharing our very favorite things to do in Seattle to help you plan the perfect trip. Plus,...

Koh Tao, Thailand: Ultimate Guide + 16 Exciting Things to Do

When it comes to exploring the Thai islands, you’ll find there are some seriously cool things to do in Koh Tao. We put together this ultimate guide to visiting Koh Tao, Thailand with everything you need to know to help you plan your trip.

Koh Lanta, Thailand: Ultimate Guide + 19 Adventurous Things to Do

If you're dreaming of a beach vacation with an equal balance of relaxation and adventure, Koh Lanta may just be the perfect place to visit! This Thai island is known for its laidback vibe and stunning beaches, plus we were happy to find that there are a ton of adventurous...

Koh Lipe, Thailand: Ultimate Guide + 15 Can’t-Miss Things to Do

If you’re seeking white sand beaches, clear turquoise waters and laid back vibes, look no further than Koh Lipe, Thailand’s southernmost island. We put together this ultimate guide with everything you’ll need to know when planning a visit, including how to get there, things to do, and essential tips.

41 Truly Epic Things to Do on Big Island, Hawaii in 2024

From lava fields to pristine beaches, there are so many things to do on Big Island, Hawaii. We’re sharing all the must-sees as well as hidden gems that few tourists know about.

20 Fun and Unusual Things to Do in Cappadocia, Turkey

With endless outdoor adventures and a rich cultural heritage, Cappadocia is a place that travelers dream of visiting all year round. After visiting this bucket list destination, we put together a list of the best things to do in Cappadocia. In this article, you’ll find all sorts of insider tips...

37 Unique & Fun Things to Do in Istanbul

With incredible food, a merging of cultures and a charming mix of old and new, Istanbul has no shortage of unique and fun things to do. We’ve put together a list of our favorite things to do in Istanbul, from the must-do activities that headline all guidebooks, to the lesser-known...

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica: Ultimate Guide + Things to Do

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is one of Costa Rica’s most famous towns on the Caribbean side. We put together this ultimate guide to Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica, including when to go, where to stay, things to do, and essential tips.

Santa Teresa Costa Rica: Ultimate Guide + Things to Do

If you’re looking for great surf, gorgeous sunsets, good food and laid back vibes, look no further than Santa Teresa. With Montezuma a short drive away, these two towns are a backpacker’s dream. There are plenty of things to do in Santa Teresa and Montezuma and we have a list...

15 Fun Things To Do in La Fortuna & Arenal, Costa Rica

As the adventure capital of Costa Rica, there are so many things to do in La Fortuna to get your heart pumping. We’ve covered all the highlights of the Arenal region in this detailed travel guide. Plus everything you need to know before you plan a trip!

31 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...

16 Wild Things To Do in West Coast New Zealand

New Zealand's West Coast is packed with adventure! From glaciers and snow snow capped mountains to rainforests and palm-lined beaches, there are so many things to do and see on the West Coast of New Zealand.

24 Fun Things to do in Inverness, Scotland

Inverness, the capital of the Scottish Highlands, has an incredible variety of sights. Whether you’re searching for Nessie on the banks of the infamous Loch Ness or having a pint downtown, you can find your own adventure in this round up of things to do in Inverness.

37 Unique Things to do in Glasgow, Scotland

If you’re traveling to Scotland, you don’t want to miss this list of things to do in Glasgow. Considered the gateway to many other incredible adventures in Scotland, it’s bound to be on your travel itinerary. In this guide, we’re sharing our top picks to help you plan your visit...

40 Insanely Fun Things to do in Edinburgh

A lovely blend of old and new, renowned for its gastronomic scene, historical sights and high culture, Edinburgh truly has something for everyone. We’ve curated this list of the best things to do in Edinburgh to help you plan your trip.

ULTIMATE Guide to Isle of Skye, Scotland: 29 Things to do + Essential Tips

The Isle of Skye is one of many crown jewels nestled in the Scottish Highlands. We put together this ultimate guide with everything you’ll need to know when planning a visit: when to go, where to stay, things to do, and essential tips.

33 Unforgettable Things to do in Scotland

With its incredible landscapes, towering mountains, white sand beaches and tremendous history, Scotland should definitely be on your travel radar. In this guide, we’ve outlined some of our favorite things to do in Scotland to help you plan your visit.

50 Super Fun Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

This is the ultimate list of things to do in Cape Town for every type of traveler. From adventures on Table Mountain to sipping local wines in the Cape Winelands, Cape town has it all. Plus we’ve included tips for traveling to Cape Town as well as advice on where...

25 Things to Do in Wellington That You Can’t Miss

New Zealand’s capital city is vastly underrated and well-worth a spot on your itinerary. Whether you have a few hours or a few days to explore, we’re sharing all the fun things to do in Wellington that you won’t want to miss!

31 Fun Things to Do in Auckland, New Zealand

Seaside, multicultural, and full of greenspace, Auckland is a top destination on New Zealand’s North Island. We’ve rounded up all the fun things to do in Auckland, New Zealand, plus everything you need to know to help you plan an unforgettable trip!

27 Absolute Best Things to do in Iceland

There are so many incredible things to do in Iceland it can be overwhelming to try and plan your trip. We’ve rounded up the top adventures, sights to see and culinary experiences so you can create your own Iceland bucket list.

30 Actually Cool Things to Do in Reykjavik

It may be your jumping off point to explore the rest of Iceland, or you might just have a layover here, but there are actually some really cool things to do in Reykjavik. We’ve rounded up the top adventures, sights to see and culinary experiences so you can plan your...

Vik, Iceland: 25 Unmissable Things to Do + Hidden Gems

This gem of a town in southern Iceland makes a perfect stop on your itinerary. There is so much more to Vik, Iceland than the famous beach. We've rounded up all the best things to do in Vik, including some hidden gems and off-the-beaten-path treasures.

60 Fun Things to Do in Minneapolis (all year round!)

Minneapolis, Minnesota is known for many things, including the sparkling lakes, Mall of America, professional sports, and Prince — but that only scratches the surface. There are countless fun things to do in Minneapolis year-round, and we’ve rounded up the best to get you started.

25 Epic Things to Do in Glacier National Park

Rugged, remote and wild, Glacier National Park is an incredible place to experience northwestern Montana. We've rounded up the top hikes and best things to do in Glacier National Park to help you plan an unforgettable trip!

35 Best Things to Do in Florence (you won’t want to miss!)

As the birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence is a living, breathing museum with some seriously remarkable things to explore. This guide covers the most memorable things to do in Florence, plus additional tips for a smooth visit to this Tuscan capital.

35 Best Things to Do in Rome (on your first trip!)

The Eternal City will captivate you with its ancient wonders, acclaimed gastronomy, and rich history. In this guide, we dish out all the top things to do in Rome, including everything you need to know to make the most of your visit.

15 Unforgettable Things to Do in Positano, Italy

Nestled in an enclave along Italy’s famed Amalfi Coast, Positano is a colorful gem of a town built into the hillside. In this guide, we’ve rounded up all the top things to do in Positano, plus essential tips for your visit.

50 Fun Things to do in Bend, Oregon (+LOCAL tips!)

We've created a guide to the best things to do in Bend, Oregon (the place we call home!), filled with local secrets and insider tips.

30 Seriously Fun Things to Do in Hilo, Hawaii (+Tips!)

On the Big Island of Hawaii, the lush city of Hilo is surrounded by pristine nature, adventure, and bucket list experiences. We've curated the ultimate list of things to do in Hilo, plus important tips, to help you plan the most memorable trip to the Kohala Coast.

34 Exciting Things to do in Kona, Hawaii (+ tips!)

Kona is a gateway for exploring all that the west side of Hawaii’s Big Island has to offer. In this guide, we round up all the best things to do in Kona including highlights, offbeat treasures, and insider tips to help you plan your visit.

40 Exciting Things to Do in Kauai (+ insider tips!)

Hawaii’s Garden Island showcases the true essence of Aloha with lush jungles, glittering coastlines, and pristine nature. In this guide to top things to do in Kauai, we’ve rounded up the best foods to try, hiking trails, iconic locations, hidden gems, and cultural experiences not to miss.

35 Best Things to do in Hawaii: Ultimate Bucket List + Tips

With endless bucket list-worthy sites stretched across a small archipelago, it can be a little overwhelming to narrow down the best things to do in Hawaii. In this guide, we’ve rounded up the absolute must-sees and experiences for you to plan the ultimate trip to the Aloha state.

35 Absolute Best Things to Do in Croatia + 4 Adventurous Day Trips

With miles of cerulean coastline, a magnetic summer atmosphere, and captivating history, Croatia is a top travel destination. In this article we’ve rounded up the best things to do in Croatia, from the highlights to off-beat adventures.

20 Can’t-Miss Things to Do in Split, Croatia + Travel Guide

If you’re planning a trip to Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast, we’ve rounded up all the best things to do in Split, including where to eat and where to stay. Plus some helpful tips for traveling to this Croatian coastal hotspot.

25 Super Fun Things to Do in Dubrovnik + Travel Guide

If you’re headed to the Dalmatian Coast, you don’t want to miss this incredible list of things to do in Dubrovnik. We’ve rounded up both quintessential and off beat things to experience while exploring the city, plus insider tips for your visit.

17 Unforgettable Things to Do in Yosemite National Park

Known for enormous granite monoliths and towering waterfalls, Yosemite National Park has inspired generations of outdoor enthusiasts. In this guide, we’ll break down the quintessential things to do in Yosemite and offer tips to maximize your stay in the park.

Isla Holbox: 27 Fun Things to Do on Mexico’s Island Oasis

Isla Holbox may just be Mexico’s best kept secret. With pristine beaches, a laid back vibe and just enough fun things to do, the island of Holbox is hard not to love. Before you pack your swimsuit, we’re sharing some essential things to know about Isla Holbox as well as...

16 Exciting Things to Do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Filled with towering mountains, pristine alpine lakes, and expansive pine forests, Rocky Mountain National Park showcases Colorado at its best. In this guide, we’ll break down everything you need to know about the park to make the most of your visit!

15 EPIC Things to Do in North Cascades National Park

With hundreds of thousands of acres of pristine wilderness filled with glaciers, rugged peaks, sparkling alpine lakes, and some of the best hiking in the US, North Cascades National Park in Washington state is spectacular. This guide details everything you need to know to plan your trip!

13 Cool Things to Do in Arches National Park

Perhaps the most iconic of Utah’s National Parks, Arches National Park is known for the unique arch formations in expansive stretches of desert sandstone. In this ultimate guide you’ll find everything you need to know to plan your trip to Arches.

13 Interesting Things to Do in Canyonlands National Park

Known for sweeping canyon views of a dramatic red rock landscape, Canyonlands National Park is sure to make your jaw drop. In this ultimate guide, you’ll find everything you need to know to plan your trip to Canyonlands.

13 Adventurous Things to Do in Capitol Reef National Park

We think Capitol Reef National Park is the most underrated national park in Utah and we want to tell you why!  We’ve put together everything you need to know to plan your visit including all the best things to do, where to stay, and important info.

15 Fun Things to Do in Bryce Canyon National Park

A magical, otherworldly place with towering red rock formations called hoodoos, Bryce Canyon National Park is one of those places you have to see to believe. The small park packs a big punch well beyond its scenery, with plenty of unique things to do in Bryce Canyon.

17 Exciting Things to Do in Zion National Park

Easily the most visited of Utah’s Mighty Five, Zion is known for its red rock canyons flanking the scenic Virgin River. In this ultimate guide you’ll find everything from where to stay to the best things to do in Zion National Park.

50 Cool Things to Do in Las Vegas (besides gambling)

Las Vegas is much more than its famed reputation for slot machines and high rollers. We put together a detailed list of the best things to do in Las Vegas to help you plan your ultimate trip to Sin City.

35 Epic Things to Do in Colorado

We know that there are some seriously epic adventures in Colorado, but it can be hard to narrow down exactly what to do. We’ve put together the top things to do in Colorado to help plan your trip to this outstanding outdoor wonderland.

21 Things to Do in Peru You Can’t Miss

With such a wide-range of things to do in Peru—from adrenaline-pumping adventure to rich cultural experiences—it can all be a little overwhelming trying to plan what are the must-sees. With the help of our friend and fellow travel blogger, we’ve come up with the ultimate round up of the best...

17 Exciting Things to Do in Cusco, Peru

Cusco is a city bursting with life. There's both a large presence of foreigners (mostly on their way to Machu Picchu) and locals going about their daily life. It's a city with such a rich history that is worth more time than just a stop before the Inca Trail; there...

13 Fun Things to Do in Arequipa, Peru

Arequipa, known as the White City, is the largest—and arguably the most beautiful—colonial city in Peru. With unique, Euro-influenced architecture and historic street corners, you’re bound to be drawn to explore all the best things to do in Arequipa’s corners.

15 Adventurous Things to Do in Huacachina, Peru

This tiny oasis in the Ica desert is a stop on most backpackers’ itineraries. In this guide to Huacachina, Peru, we cover the best things to do, where to stay, and how to make the most out of your visit.

25 Unforgettable Things to Do in Jordan

Chalked full of scenic hikes, and ancient wonders, we have put together an epic list of the best things to do in Jordan so you can plan the ultimate itinerary to this exciting Middle Eastern gem.

27 Fun Things to Do in Lima, Peru

The bustling capital city of Peru is a blend of cultures, coastal vibes and metropolitan cityscape. We’ve visited a couple of times and put together this list of exciting things to do in Lima Peru to help you plan your trip.

20 Fun & Unique Things to Do in Amman, Jordan

In the buzzing capital of Jordan, you’ll find ancient ruins, delicious food, and a modern urban vibe. There are so many awesome things to do in Amman—this vibrant city is worth at least a few days of exploration. In this guide, we’ll go over the details of our favorite Amman...

40 Best Things to Do in Washington State

Washington State is packed with natural beauty, outdoor adventures and charming towns. Whether you want to try skiing or snowboarding, go on challenging hikes, camp on the beach, or paddle down whitewater rapids, Washington has it all. We’ve put together a list of bucket list adventures and top places to...

19 Fun Things to do in Grand Forks, North Dakota

We were pleasantly surprised on our first visit to this Midwest town. In this article we're going over all the fun things to do in Grand Forks, North Dakota, plus our favorite restaurants and where to find the best entertainment and shopping.

25 Exciting Things to Do in Mexico City

This city completely exceeded our expectations and for good reason; there are actually tons of really exciting things to do in Mexico City! We’ve rounded up the top adventures, sights to see and culinary experiences so you can plan your time in CDMX according to what you want to do...

17 Fun Things to Do in Hood River, Oregon

The picture-perfect town of Hood River offers endless opportunities for outdoor recreation. Whether you’re interested in the orchards and wineries, epic water sports and hiking, or one of the longest ski seasons in North America, there are endless things to do in Hood River, Oregon and we are going to...

31 Epic Things to Do in Oregon

Oregon has something for everyone, from heart-pumping adrenaline sports to charming small towns, a delicious food scene and more than its fair share of epic nature. In this article we’re going over all the best things to do in Oregon from our personal experience having lived in this state for...

26 Awesome Things to do in Astoria, Oregon

We've visited this charming Oregon Coast town on multiple occasions and keep finding ourselves coming back. In this article we're going over all the top things to do in Astoria, Oregon, plus our favorite restaurants and adventures just outside the city.

11 Fun Things to Do in Yachats, Oregon

The sleepy town of Yachats, Oregon is home to fewer than 700 people. But what it lacks in size, it makes up for in charm. We’ve rounded up some of the best things to do in Yachats – from outdoor adventures surrounded by nature to quirky things to do in...

13 Cool Things to Do in Cannon Beach, Oregon

We’ve visited this Oregon Coast gem several times and have rounded up the best things to do in Cannon Beach, whether it’s your first visit to this town or your tenth. Follow this guide to find out not only what to do, but where to eat, stay and how to...

17 Best Things To Do In Yellowstone National Park

Planning a trip and looking for some of the best things to do in Yellowstone National Park? From can't miss attractions to day hikes, we’re covering the best of Yellowstone so you can create the ultimate itinerary.

7 Adventurous Things to Do in Chiapas, Mexico

With endless outdoor adventures and a rich cultural heritage, Chiapas is a place in Mexico that we consider a hidden gem among tourists. After visiting this unique corner of Mexico, we put together a list of the best things to do in Chiapas. In this article, you’ll find all sorts...

13 Fun Things to Do in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico

This laid back mountain town in southern Mexico has a unique draw that often keeps travelers longer than expected. Stroll the colorful streets and peak into a few popular shops and cafes and it’s easy to see why. We have a list of the top things to do in San...

18 Fun Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

With epic wildlife spotting opportunities and stunning mountain peaks, Grand Teton National Park makes an incredible trip. We've rounded up the top hikes and best things to do in Grand Tetons to help you plan an unforgettable trip!

41 Seriously Fun Things to Do in Denver

Situated at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, Denver is an exciting city that’ll keep you on your toes. We’re sharing the best things to do in Denver, Colorado — from outdoor adventures to free activities to the most delicious food in town. This Denver city guide is filled with...

Las Vegas on a Budget: 27 Money-Saving Tips + Cheap Things to Do

You can easily blow your entire bank account in Las Vegas… Or you can use these tricks to save lots of money during your visit to Sin City! We've put together tons of money-saving tips and free activities so you can enjoy your time in Vegas without flattening your wallet....

9 Epic Things to Do in Java, Indonesia + 1 Week Itinerary

With volcanoes, waterfalls, and ancient temples, traveling around the Indonesian island of Java is an unforgettable adventure. We’ve rounded up the absolute best things to do in Java, plus we’re sharing insider tips and a perfect 1-week Java itinerary so all the planning is done for you!

18 Fun Things to Do in Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta is known for its vibrant culture, diverse food scene, ancient history, traditional arts, and epic adventures. With lots of charm and plenty to do, Jogja (as the locals call it) should definitely be on your radar if you’re traveling to Java. We’ve put together a super informative guide packed...

15 Fun Things to Do in Mérida, Mexico

Mérida is often overlooked by tourists who flock to nearby Cancun and Tulum, meaning this exciting city has fewer crowds and offers a more authentic glimpse into the “real Mexico”. We’re sharing the top things to do in Mérida as well as where to eat and where to stay in...

14 Fun & Unique Things to Do in Austin, Texas: A Local’s Guide

With incredible food, endless live music, and a quirky culture, Austin is a beautiful and diverse city full of character and things to do. We're sharing a list of fun & unique things to do in Austin, Texas including where to eat, the best coffee and breweries, and outdoor activities...

35 Adventurous Things to Do in Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown is often referred to as the “adventure capital of New Zealand,” and for good reason! There are so many fun things to do in Queenstown — from adrenaline-pumping activities to low-key excursions for all ages. This article is packed with activities, tips and things to know to plan an...

38 Fun Things to Do in Tucson, Arizona

If you’re looking for outdoor adventures, ahh-mazing Mexican food, and lively nightlife, Tucson, Arizona will check all your boxes. We’re sharing the best things to do in Tucson, from exploring the Sonoran Desert, foods you can’t miss, and all the other stuff you need to know to plan a fun...

25 Exciting Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur

Whatever your reason for traveling to Kuala Lumpur, if you’ve been asking yourself what to do in KL to make the most of your time, we’ve got you covered! We've put together a list of all sorts of things to do in Kuala Lumpur to keep you busy while exploring...

16 Things to Do in Lombok, Indonesia as a Responsible Traveler

In this guest post, travel experts from Gemtrack helped us round up some exciting things to do in Lombok, Indonesia. Most of which have some component of sustainability or community outreach making this the perfect travel guide for the responsible traveler.

9 Epic Things to Do in Namibia on a Budget

We have put together the epic list of things to do in Namibia that can comfortably fit into an 8-day road trip on a budget, and while traveling as responsibly as possible.

11 Unique Things to Do in Flores, Indonesia

Go off the beaten path to find unique things to do in Flores, Indonesia and explore the unexplored. This guide includes travel tips, getting around, & more.

10 Best Things to Do in Nepal

With the iconic Himalayas Nepal is known for trekking and adventures, but there are far more things to do in this country than hiking and mountain sports. We’re walking you through the very best things to do in Nepal for all types of travelers. Whether it is your first trip...

14 Adventurous Things to do in Olympic National Park

With rainforest, waterfalls, beaches, and mountains, Olympic National Park is one of the most unique places in the United States. This guide walks you through how to make the most of your trip by going over the best things to do in the Olympic Peninsula.

8 Adventurous Things to Do in Belize: Ultimate Guide

From the hundreds of cayes (islands) and the Belize Barrier Reef to the rich Mayan history, there is no shortage of adventurous things to do in Belize. We're sharing adventurous activities to add to your Belize itinerary, including tips on where to stay and how to get around.

32 Cheap (and Free!) Things to Do in Prague

Visiting Prague is high on most travelers’ Europe itineraries. This captivating city is not only beautiful, but packed with fun things to do. Though this Czech Republic gem is not the most budget-friendly city in Eastern Europe, there are still plenty of cheap (and free!) things to do in Prague....

26 Best Things to Do in Cartagena (and What to Eat!)

Cartagena is a colorful and bustling city on Colombia’s Caribbean Coast that makes it easy to fall in love. 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...

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...

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...

19 Fun & Unusual Things to Do in Berlin

Some come to Berlin for the party scene, some for the history, and some come just to soak in the culture and open-mindedness. There’s a whole side to the city that few tourists see… the truly fun things to do in Berlin! That’s why we’ve rounded up some unique and...

11 Adventurous Things to Do in Lake Yojoa, Honduras

As the secret outdoor adventure capital of Honduras, there are so many things to do in Lake Yojoa. 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...

31 Best Things to Do in NYC on your First Visit

If you’re bored in New York City, something's wrong with you! We created a list of top things to do in NYC that you shouldn’t miss while visiting this ever-growing city. Some are super touristy (yet still worthwhile), like the Top of the Rock and the MET, but some are...

6 Incredible Things to Do in El Salvador

El Salvador is a country in Central America that many people skip over; but they are missing out! This country is full of friendly faces, culture, and landscapes that are just as beautiful as neighboring countries like Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Guest authors Emily and Aaron of Two Dusty Travelers...

13 Free (& Cheap) Things to Do in Melbourne, Australia

If you’re planning a trip down under on a tight budget, this guide will help you discover cheap things to do in Melbourne! Learn how to save money on your backpacking trip to one of Australia's best cities!

7 Best Things to Do in Zakopane, Poland

If you want to experience Poland beyond Krakow, consider a visit to Zakopane. This small town in the Tatra Mountains is a perfect place to go hiking or skiing. We've put together a complete list of all the best things to do in Zapokane, 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...

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...

Best Things to do in Montenegro (+ Where to Go!)

A bite size country with a diverse landscape, there are so many adventurous and exciting things to do in Montenegro. Explore everything from the Bay of Kotor, a medieval seaside town protected by the massive bay, to hiking in Zabljak and see mountain ranges that compete for the most beautiful...

19 Free (& Cheap) Things to Do in Budapest

With its vibrant nightlife, rich history, tasty food and friendly locals, there is so much to love about Budapest! We're sharing our favorite cheap activities, best things to eat, and hidden gems in Hungary's capital. There are so many things to do in Budapest —from the ultra popular to the...

14 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Hanoi

We stopped in Hanoi many times during our travels in Vietnam and this guide has you covered with free and cheap things to do in Hanoi, plus where to stay and what to eat.

8 Fun Things To Do in Hoi An

It's no surprise why people love to travel to Hoi An Vietnam. It is a city with complex history, delicious food, fun nightlife, and hundreds of Hoi An tailors. This historic port city has so many activities to do. Oh, and you can't forget about the beach! Whether you have...

6 Adventurous Things To Do in Da Lat, Vietnam

Not only is Da Lat the adventure capital of Vietnam, but it's a city full of quirky surprises. Follow this backpacker's guide and we'll tell you our best tips and things to do in Da Lat.

25 Fun Things to Do in Minneapolis This Fall

We might be biased, but we think our hometown of Minneapolis is pretty great in the fall! From classics like apple picking to lesser known activities like visiting a pizza farm, we’re letting you in on our favorite things to do in Minneapolis in the fall.

22 Fun Things To Do in South Korea

If you are living in South Korea - or even just visiting for a short time - this list of fun things to do in Korea will hopefully give you some travel ideas, what to eat, and experiences to be had. So here it goes: our list of highlights from...

15 Epic Things to Do in Pai, Thailand

If you love waterfalls, hot springs, mountains, and the occasional (or frequent) cocktail, Pai is likely on your Thailand itinerary. We've put together the best things to do in Pai, Thailand (including some lesser-known gems). You'll also find the best restaurants as well as where to stay during your visit...

30 Amazing Things To Do in Bali You Can’t Miss

Bali is a favorite vacation spot of many travelers. With a rich culture, iconic volcanos, picturesque beaches and food that everyone can enjoy, it’s not hard to fall in love with Bali. And don’t worry, even though this is a popular destination, there are still plenty of things to do...

18 Unique & Fun Things to Do in Seoul

Seoul, South Korea is not like any other big city, with so many unique and fun things to do. Create your own tour of the city and see why this it's one of a kind. If you're wondering what to do in Seoul, this is the list for you.

Things to Do in El Nido, Palawan

Palawan’s turquoise waters and seaside cliffs make this island one of the top hotspots in the Philippines. And the town of El Nido is situated in the perfect spot to base yourself for all sorts of adventures, from island hopping to free-diving to dancing on the beach. Check out our...

Best Things to Do on Bohol Island, Philippines

Most people think of beaches when they imagine a vacation to the Philippines. But this diverse country has much more than sand and surf! If you are looking for motorbike adventures, off the beaten path experiences and jungle treks, you will want to be sure to add Bohol to your...

Top Things to Do in Boracay: Travel Guide to Paradise

With white sand beaches, warm ocean waters, and some of the best sunsets in the Philippines, this island paradise has been re-opened to tourists (after a 6-month shutdown) and is cleaner and less crowded than in years past. Whether you want to snorkel with tropical fish, try your kiteboarding skills,...

2 Days in Busan, Korea: Best Things To Do

Known for beaches, temples, markets and nightlife, Busan is well worth a stop during your trip to South Korea. We're breaking down exactly what to do in Busan. Even if you only have a weekend to explore this exciting port city, there are plenty of things to do in Busan...

7 Fun Things to do in Quito, Ecuador

Ecuador's exciting capital city is full of stunning architecture and culture. We've rounded up the best things to do in Quito to help plan your time there.