Haleakala Crater, Maui: Everything You Need to Know

Haleakala Crater, Maui: Everything You Need to Know

Haleakala is the volcano that formed Maui. Haleakala is known as house of the rising sun. Maui is a demigod and according to the myth, the sun god La was fond of sleeping so he would race across the sky shortening the days making it impossible to...

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The Ultimate Bucket List of Arenal, Costa Rica

The Ultimate Bucket List of Arenal, Costa Rica

A trip to Costa Rica isn't complete unless you spend some time in the northern lowlands of Arenal Volcano. La Fortuna is the closest town to the Volcano and is a great home base when exploring this tropical, lush area. There are many adventures and...

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Zancudo an Untouched Paradise in Costa Rica

Zancudo an Untouched Paradise in Costa Rica

Ever wonder what it would be like to live the life of a Tico for a day? Well...me either but after my recent trip to Zancudo, I slowed down a bit and was able to experience a slower pace of life. Take a step back in time and visit Zancudo, Costa...

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A Guide to Hiking Rio Celeste

A Guide to Hiking Rio Celeste

This month I traveled to Costa Rica for the first time was able to do a little exploring over two weeks and the highlight of my trip was hiking the Rio Celeste River. The pictures may seem over edited but they're NOT the water really was aquamarine...

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A Full Moon Party Survival Guide on Koh Phangan

A Full Moon Party Survival Guide on Koh Phangan

Knowing that my boyfriend Joe and I were going to Thailand this summer for 2 and a half weeks, attending the legendary Full Moon Party on Koh Phangan was at the top of our list!  I mean 10 to 30,000 people flock to this island every month during...

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10 Reasons Why I Love Chiang Mai

10 Reasons Why I Love Chiang Mai

Every time I visit Thailand I head south and bee line it straight for the islands. I'm a bit beach obsessed what can I say, but on my recent trip to Thailand I decided to finally check out Northern Thailand. The first stop in the north was...

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The Marvels of Angkor Wat in 1 Day

The Marvels of Angkor Wat in 1 Day

"If you are depressed, you're living in the past. If you are anxious you're living in the future. If you are at peace, you're living in the present." Lao Tzu I've explored Angkor Wat on 3 separate occasions and that's exactly how I feel every time...

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The Bolaven Plateau, Laos: How to Spend 1 Day

The Bolaven Plateau, Laos: How to Spend 1 Day

Sometimes the best days are those completely unforeseen. I did not plan on visiting Pakse or the Bolaven Plateau while I was traveling through Laos but as it were, we ended up here on accident. My boyfriend and I booked an overnight 'sleeping bus'...

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3 Days in Siem Reap, Cambodia

3 Days in Siem Reap, Cambodia

I have traveled to Siem Reap, Cambodia on 3 separate occasions and every time I visit I fall in love all over again. Siem Reap is my favorite city in South East Asia because I'm a serious sucker for ancient ruins, jungles, and getting pampered on...

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Arches National Park in 1 Day

Arches National Park in 1 Day

Iconic Double Arch   You could easily spend a long weekend camping, hiking, biking, and exploring this scenic area. But if you only have one day to explore this mesmerizing park heres what you should do and how to spend it. Rise early to beat the...

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