Exploring West Maui: 15 Amazing Stops

Exploring West Maui: 15 Amazing Stops

Driving West MauiWest Maui is one of the most popular parts of the island and my favorite part mostly because I get to call it home as I live in Lahaina.  A day exploring West Maui should always be on someones Maui itinerary especially if you are...

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What to Pack for a Day Hike:  10 Essentials

What to Pack for a Day Hike: 10 Essentials

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Hiking the Waihee Ridge Trail on Maui, HI

Hiking the Waihee Ridge Trail on Maui, HI

The Waihee Ridge Trail is a popular hike on Maui.  This trail offers scenic coastal sights and up close and personal views of the lush valleys below as you descend up the mountain.  This was the first hike I ever did on Maui on my second day of...

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15 Epic Things to Do in Maui, HI

15 Epic Things to Do in Maui, HI

Vacationing on Maui is a dream destination for most who travel here.  And for good reason!  You will spend your days hiking to hidden waterfalls, snorkeling with the fish, sampling local cuisine and getting rid of those pesky tan lines.  Whatever...

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Awesome Things to do in Hana, Hawaii

Awesome Things to do in Hana, Hawaii

Hana is one of Maui's most  easy going, laid back towns that is the definition of living life at a slower pace.  Make sure you carve out more than one day to explore this part of the island as there are many things to do in Hana.epic adventures to...

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The Best Zion hikes of Zion National Park

The Best Zion hikes of Zion National Park

The Best Hikes of Zion National ParkHiking Zion National Park is always a standout moment of my summer. Not only are the Zion hikes amazing but Zion National Park is my favorite park in the United States. The park is also one of the smallest and...

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Haleakala Crater Hike & More

Haleakala Crater Hike & More

A top activity when exploring the Maui is to visit Haleakala National Park. My favorite way to explore the National Park is to do a Haleakala Crater Hike. If you're not into hiking, don't worry, there are many reasons to go.Haleakala Crater Summit...

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Hiking Rio Celeste Costa Rica

Hiking Rio Celeste Costa Rica

Rio Celeste Costa Rica was a highlight of my recent trip to Central America.  The pictures may seem over edited but they're NOT the water really is aquamarine blue! Rio Celeste is located in Tenorio Volcano National Park about an hour and a half...

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The Great Wall of China Without Crowds

The Great Wall of China Without Crowds

Hiking the Great Wall of China is probably on everyones bucket list.  I know it was on mine and I've been blessed enough to have done it twice! The first time I hiked the Great Wall of China, I went on a guided tour, the second time I opted out of...

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Zion National Park in 2 Days

Zion National Park in 2 Days

Zion National Park is my favorite National Park.  It’s beautiful, it’s small, it has amazing hikes and there’s a free shuttle!  All pluses in my book.  Every time I come back I always stay longer than I did the time before.  I always have a good...

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