Immerse in Roman Culture With The Roman Guy’s Local Foodie Tour in Trastevere

A couple of my favorite things to do while traveling are tasting the local cuisine and experiencing the local culture. Thus, it is no surprise that the first thing I did when I visited Rome last month was fully immerse in Roman culture with The Roman Guy’s Local Foodie Tour in Trastevere, the hippest of neighborhoods in Rome. Throughout the tour, I felt like I Read More …

Tour Vatican City as a VIP With The Roman Guy

Vatican City is one place that seems to make every ‘ultimate bucket list,’ and it’s easy to see why. Even if you aren’t religious, Vatican City holds so much historical significance, and many of Rome’s must-see sites are found here. Here’s how you can avoid the lines and tour Vatican City as a VIP with The Roman Guy. BRIEF OVERVIEW OF VATICAN CITY Vatican City Read More …

Glamping in the Sahara With Sahara Stars Camp

When most people think of the Sahara, the first word that comes to mind is probably not “glamorous” or “luxurious.” However, with the recent “glamping” phenomenon, it has become possible to have a luxury desert experience. Glamping, or glamourous camping, has caught on recently as a global trend that allows people to enjoy the great outdoors without sacrificing comfort . I was fortunate to have Read More …

3 Day Trip to the Sahara Desert With Marrakech Desert Trips

Visiting the Sahara Desert has been on my travel bucket list for as long as I can remember. That’s why, when I took an impromptu trip to Morocco in May 2017, I made sure to plan my trip around a desert excursion. I booked a shared 3 day trip to the Sahara Desert with Marrakech Desert Trips and was not disappointed. Riding a camel through Read More …

8 Proven Tricks to Finding Cheap Flights

A cheap flight is often the deciding factor for whether you can take a trip. As a college student living on a budget, I have spent hours upon hours every week searching for different ways to find flights cheap enough to justify a spontaneous adventure. These tips and tricks often involve time and dedication, but the trips you will be able to take make the Read More …

Luxury Resort in Luang Prabang: Mekong Estate

As I flew into Luang Prabang a few months ago, I saw for the first time how beautiful Laos is. I felt immediately drawn to its mountainous landscape, greenery, and rivers, and later to its people and culture. When I arrived at Mekong Estate, my expectations were far surpassed. I was welcomed onto a gorgeous resort on the Mekong River with spacious residences, beautifully designed Read More …

Where to Stay in Chiang Mai: De Lanna Boutique Hotel

The most ideal area to stay in Chiang Mai, Thailand is undoubtedly within Old City walls, and there is one hotel in particular that stands out as the best. I stayed at De Lanna Boutique Hotel for three nights and could not have asked for a more authentically Thai experience. The Lanna style hotel comes with beautifully designed rooms with private balconies, a restaurant and Read More …

A Weekend In Oslo For Budget Travellers

The city of Oslo, Norway presented me with a tough question: can two girls take a budgeted weekend trip to one of the most expensive cities in Europe? I decided to take up the challenge since I am currently in Berlin on an internship until July. On her summer break, my best friend from home was able to visit me, so we decided to take Read More …

The Perfect 3 Day Itinerary for What to Do in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, Thailand is one of my favorite cities in Southeast Asia. With its abundance of beautiful temples, delicious Northern Thai cuisine, rich expat culture, and overall laid-back atmosphere, Chiang Mai is a city I could see myself revisiting time and time again. I would recommend adding at least three days in Chiang Mai to your Thailand itinerary, but if you have more time, you Read More …

Live Like a Local in Paris: Arty Hostel

Having spent my last couple of trips to Paris exploring the main sights, I knew I wanted more of a local experience when I returned to Paris last month. Thus, I was delighted to discover Arty Paris, an artsy hostel nestled in the Brancion neighborhood of the 15th arrondissement. From there, I was able to discover local restaurants and sights that I had never before seen, and experience life Read More …