Cenote Yokdzonot is one of the best hidden gems in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, offering a dreamy place to cool off less than half an hour from Chichen Itza. Beyond its otherworldly beauty, this locally-owned and operated cenote offers all kinds of activities besides just swimming, from ziplining to rappelling down into its crystal clear waters.
Utah is an outdoor lover’s paradise year round, but is particularly bucket list-worthy in the winter, offering everything from its famously killer snow on the ski slopes to five national parks to the south. Whether you’re looking for a snowy wonderland or a gorgeous place to enjoy milder temperatures in the colder months, here’s 12 unmissable destinations to enjoy Utah in winter.
Washington is bursting with natural beauty, with soaring mountains, lush rainforests, and incredibly wildlife. In fact, there are hundreds of orcas, the powerful and toothy creatures we all know and love, in Washington. If you want to spot these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat, here are 11 of the best places for killer whale watching in Washington (both literally and figuratively!).
If vibrant fish, brilliant coral, and crystal clear waters are up your alley, you’re going to LOVE snorkeling on the Big Island of Hawaii. In my opinion, this underrated island offers the best snorkeling in the entire state! Here’s 4 unmissable Big Island snorkeling spots to explore Hawaii's jaw-dropping underwater world and see its incredible wildlife.
Punalu'u Beach. located along the southern coast of the Big Island, should be at the top of your Hawaii bucket list, thanks to its jet–black sand, towering palm trees, and, frequently, adorable turtle friends basking on its shores. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Punaluʻu Beach, one of the most stunning black sand beaches on the Big Island.
Most travelers come to Maui, looking for rest and relaxation in a tropical paradise. And while it’s perfect for that, this incredibly diverse island offers SO much more, with epic volcanoes, towering waterfalls, and bamboo forests just waiting to be explored. If you want to experience the more adventurous side of Maui, you came to the right place- here’s eight of the best hikes in Maui.
If you’re traveling to Bavaria, visiting Neuschwanstein Castle has got to be on your Germany bucket list. Visitors flock to get a glimpse of this fairytale castle– and, with architecture that inspired Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty’s Castle, it’s not hard to see why! Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Neuschwanstein Castle to make your Bavarian adventure as epic as possible.
If you’re headed to the Land of Fire and Ice, you almost surely are putting Reynisfjara, Iceland’s famed black sand beach, on your bucketlist. Between its dramatic cliffs of columnar basalt and jaw-dropping sea stacks, it’s no surprise that Reynisfjara is the most popular black sand beach in Iceland. Here's everything you need to know about visiting Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach.
The Big Island of Hawaii is incredibly diverse, offering active volcanoes, colorful coral reefs, and stunning beaches. With such a dynamic range of activities to enjoy, it can be hard to know what to pack into a single vacation here. Not to worry, though- we’ve laid out your 8-day Big Island itinerary- and suggestions if you have less time here- to make the most of this tropical paradise.
Home to one of the most active volcanoes on the planet, you’d think that the Big Island of Hawaii would offer tons of hot springs. And while there used to be several hot springs on the island, most of them were consumed by lava in a recent eruption, leaving only one untouched. Here’s everything you need to know to visit the Pohoiki Hot Springs, the only accessible hot springs on the Big Island.
Bacalar, Mexico is home to one of the Yucatan’s most unique and fun activities- Los Rapidos, Bacalar’s very own natural lazy river. If spending the day being effortlessly carried down a river of warm, turquoise water while palm trees sway overhead sounds like a good time to you, here’s everything you need about Los Rapidos Bacalar.
After a chaotic year and the onset of a cold and long winter, is there anything that sounds better than relaxing on a warm beach on Christmas? The only problem? There’s so many awesome beaches to choose from in our big, beautiful world! Not to worry- if you’re looking to escape the winter blues, we got you covered- here’s 16 of the best places on the planet to celebrate Christmas on the beach.
Bryce Canyon National Park’s aptly-named Fairyland Loop Trail will take you below the rim of the canyon, while the park’s iconic pink and orange hoodoos tower overhead. And better yet? This trail is a hidden gem- you may just have it all to yourself! So if you’re looking for one the best hikes in Bryce Canyon, look no further- here’s everything you need to know about the Fairyland Loop Trail.
Mexico is a vibrant country, with endless activities to enjoy, from climbing up literal volcanos to cheering on a lucha libre match. With such an enormous array of experiences, it can be hard to know exactly what to include on your Mexico packing list. Have no fear, though- no matter where you’re headed in this incredible country, we've got you covered- here’s exactly what to pack for Mexico.
The Summerland Trail on Washington state’s Mount Rainier is one of the most spectacular hikes in the national park, offering fields of wildflowers, rushing waterfalls, and jaw-dropping views of the eponymous mountain. If you’re looking to escape the mass crowds of the neighboring Sunrise portion of the park, look no further- here’s everything you need to know about the Summerland Trail.
Yellow Aster Butte, located in the North Cascades of Washington, is one of most jaw-dropping trails near Mount Baker, with fields of vibrant wildflowers and endless views of soaring mountains. If you’re looking for one of the best hikes in the North Cascades, here’s everything you need to know about Yellow Aster Butte.
Cape Flattery in Washington state holds an epic claim to fame- it’s the northwestern most point in the entire contiguous United States. It also offers a jaw dropping backdrop, with rugged sea stacks jutting out of the ocean, and excellent wildlife watching opportunities. So if you want to check off a major bucket list hike, here’s everything you need to know about the Cape Flattery trail.
Bacalar is a pueblo magico in the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico, just 215 miles southwest of Cancun. It’s known for its Lagoon of 7 Colors, a stunning freshwater lagoon with shockingly turquoise waters and endless opportunities to cool off under the Mexican sun. Here’s 10 incredible things to do in Bacalar, Mexico to add to your bucket list.
My husband and I have used the Sony Alpha 7 III- or the Sony a7iii- since it came out in early 2018. So after many years of being in the market and even a new entry from Sony in this mirrorless camera line- the Sony Alpha 7 iv- you may be wondering whether the A7iii still stacks up. After four plus years of using, loving, and sometimes getting annoyed at it, here's our complete Sony A7iii review.
Looking for a way to escape the dreaded winter chill? Luckily for you, Florida is one of the most popular and accessible destinations in the U.S., renowned for its year round sunshine, jaw-dropping beaches, and adorably goofy-looking manatees. If you’re planning your annual getaway, buckle up- here’s 14 incredible destinations that are perfect for enjoying winter in Florida.