Big Bend National Park is located along the Mexico-United States (U.S.) border in southwest Texas. It’s named after a prominent bend in the Rio Grande Wild and Scenic River, which defines the park’s boundary for 118 miles. The park encompasses the largest protected area of the Chihuahuan Desert, one of North America’s four major deserts, and is the only national …
The Best Places to Visit in and Around Edinburgh
Discover the best places to visit in Edinburgh and learn how to explore beyond the city limits with this five-day Scotland itinerary.
The Best Bars and Restaurants in Edinburgh for Summer
With longer daylight hours in the summer, you can see a lot of the city and try some of the best bars and restaurants in Edinburgh, Scotland. We spent five days in Edinburgh, and these are the bars and restaurants that we recommend.
Two Fun and Free Walking Tours in Edinburgh
Free walking tours are a great way to get oriented in a new city, ward of jetlag and learn some history; here are two to try in Edinburgh!
A Great Day Trip from Edinburgh to St Andrews
Looking for another great day trip from Edinburgh, Scotland? When planning a trip to Scotland, a day trip from Edinburgh to St Andrews should definitely be on your list!
An Awesome Day Trip from Edinburgh to the Scottish Highlands
A day trip from Edinburgh to Glencoe, Loch Ness and the Highlands is a must on any Scotland trip. You may even spot a Scottish Highland cow!
How to Visit Ireland by Train and Bus
After two days in Normandy and a visit to Versailles and Paris, my friend, Katie, and I were off to Ireland. We spent five days in Ireland, and Dublin was our starting point for all of our activities and day trips. If you’re looking to plan a visit to Ireland too, then we’ve got you covered!
The Best Visit to Versailles and Paris, France
Is Versailles worth visiting if you only have one day in Paris? We think so! A visit to Versailles is the perfect day trip from Paris.
How to Spend Two Days in Normandy, France
See Mont Saint-Michel, the D-Day beaches of Normandy, France, and more on your two-day trip to Normandy from Paris.
An Awesome Bachelorette Party in Tamarindo, Costa Rica
In March of 2022, I, along with seven other gals, traveled to Tamarindo, Costa Rica to celebrate our beautiful friend and bride-to-be, Courtney. Located on the North Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Guanacaste is a small beach town known for its gorgeous white sand beaches, crystal clear waters, sunny days, killer surf, and stunning sunsets. Tamarindo is quickly becoming …