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Best Things to Do for Halloween in Atlanta

Atlanta has plenty of options for visitors of all ages to enjoy the Halloween season! Whether you’re looking for a creepy atmosphere, a night of revelry, or an all-out scare, read on for the...

Road Trip to Chichen Itza

This was a short trip I took to the Yucatán Peninsula in southern Mexico back in November 2018. I rented a car in Cancún and took a road trip throughout the communities of Playa...

Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel

Book Info Author: The Lonely Planet Team Published: 2015 Geographic Area: Worldwide Original Language: English My Thoughts I’ve always been interested in rankings. What’s the tallest building, the biggest desert, the hottest place, etc....

10 Fun Things to Do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! “Philly” for short or “The City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection” for long. Philadelphia is a vibrant and historic city, nestled between the Delaware River and the Schuylkill River (pronounced “skool-kull”),...

14 Fun Things to Do in Atlanta (and 2 to Avoid!)

Atlanta, Georgia is one of the “it” cities of 21st-century America. With a booming economy, gorgeous local scenery, and myriad fun things to do, it’s no wonder so many people are coming here to...

8 Fun Things to Do in Athens, Georgia

Athens, Georgia is a vibrant college town about an hour and a half northeast of Atlanta. Historically exuding a progressive feel, Athens’ personality can be felt in the popular alternative bands of the ’80s...

Kon-Tiki

The closer we came into contact with the sea and what had its home there, the less strange it became and the more at home we ourselves felt. And we learned to respect the...

12 Must-Have Travel Items

I like to think of this article as a companion post to Essential Travel Gear. This is a list of “Advanced” Travel Gear if you will. While items such as a good travel backpack...

Temple of the Sun at Teotihuacan, Mexico

Exploring the Epic Ruins of Teotihuacan

Teotihuacan All the time that I had been enjoying Mexico City, I was also looking forward to a little trip-within-a-trip: Teotihuacan. Teotihuacan is an archaeological site about an hour northeast of Mexico City. It...

The Best Things in Life Are Free

The Best Things in Life Are Free

One of the most memorable moments I’ve had travelling cost nothing but the gumption to walk into the square that night. Tom Hall, The Best Things in Life Are Free Book Info Author: The...

My Voyage to a New Home

Hey all! I wanted to give a quick shout-out to everyone who has been reading my blog, commenting on my posts, and subscribing for email updates. I really do appreciate everyone, and hope I...

Don’t Be Scared, But Be Smart

Don’t Be Scared, But Be Smart

I’ve written two posts now that deal in one way or another with travel to “dangerous” countries: A Quick Word on the Perceived Danger of Foreign Countries and Addressing Concerns Regarding Travel to Mexico....