Traveling to Cuba: Tips for Americans

Just say the word ‘Cuba’ and people’s eyes light up with a sense of curiosity and wonder. This former playground of the rich and famous has been off limits to Americans since the embargo of 1961. Its white powder beaches, 1950s classic cars and colonial architecture have been drawing international visitors for years. Until Obama Read More …

Getting High In Peru: How to prepare for the Inca Trail and high altitude hiking in the Andes.

Hiking the Inca Trail is one of those bucket list items most people dream of. It has the perfect combination of spectacular archaeological sites and beautiful scenery that make it a can’t miss experience.  One of the only things that prevents most people from enjoying their time on the Inca trail and hiking throughout most of Read More …

UZBEKISTAN: CENTRAL ASIA’S BEST KEPT SECRET. WHY IT NEEDS TO BE THE NEXT COUNTRY ON YOUR BUCKET LIST.

  There are few countries left in this world that are mostly undiscovered by westerners. Places where the locals go about their daily business, dressed in brightly colored traditional clothing. Places where there are no Starbucks or Mcdonalds on every corner. Central Asia is one of those pockets of the world where this is true. In particular, Uzbekistan, an amazing place, Read More …

HOW TO GET TO THE TREASURY OVERLOOK AT PETRA

    Before we set off for Petra, there was one thing that I just couldn’t find on the internet…. How to get to the Treasury overlook at Petra. I had seen a few pictures here and there on Instagram, so I knew of its existence, but I could never find the elusive instructions. Once we arrived Read More …

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK TWO WAYS. SELF DRIVE OR PRIVATE GAME RESERVE. WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

  Going on safari in Africa is on pretty much everyone’s bucket list. Who wouldn’t want to get up close and personal with a majestic giraffe or marvel at the power and beauty of a pride of lions. Seeing these animals in their natural habitat is a thrilling experience. Kruger National Park is one of the oldest and Read More …