Mont St Michel From Paris: Tips for Visiting

The legendary Mont St Michel castle in France was for years on the short list of places I wanted to visit. Rising dramatically from the sea it’s an abbey, city and an island in one. It’s actually a…

Things to Know Before Renting a Car in Mexico

I’ve been living in Mexico for over 3 years. I’ve rented a car numerous times in the Yucatan Peninsula and Mexico City, so I feel like I’m a qualified person to tell you what’s the best…

The Best and Worst of 2017

I was struggling to put together this post because for the first time I didn’t feel like looking back on my 2017 and classifying as a good or bad year. I think most people achieve…

Backpacking in Iran: How To Get Around, Where to Stay, Budget

Backpacking in Iran is very common and popular. More importantly, it’s safe and easy. Whether you’re planning on backpacking or suitcasing like me (since I prefer suitcases over backpacks), Iran is a perfect place for…

How to Arrange a Trip to Las Coloradas Pink Lakes, Mexico

Pink Lakes of Las Coloradas in Yucatan is a real place with pink water. A photo from this location also became my most shared and popular photo on Instagram, so it comes as no surprise…

What to Wear in Morocco: Packing List

Packing for Morocco can be tricky. If you search for ‘Morocco’ in Google Images you’ll see photos of some people dressed incredibly conservative, and others parading in shorts. Women in popular tourist areas wear everything from…

The Last Flight of United Airlines Boeing 747

If you’re a frequent flier, you probably notice differences between aircrafts. Each one has a different layout inside, so you can totally distinguish the models. If you used to fly back in the 70s or…

Gorgeous Pink Destinations on Instagram You Need to Visit

I would love to take the credit for finding all the best pink destinations, but truth to be told the pink is finding me. I never make my own pink skies in Lightroom that don’t…

Understanding Cuba: What No One Talks About

I’ve been hearing stories about Cuba since childhood, as my parents went on their honeymoon there. Then, I ended up in high school that had Jose Marti for a patron. To European visitors, Cuba has…