Category: Travel Tips

5 Dos and Don’ts of South Africa

5 Dos and Don’ts of South Africa

[ 0 ] April 10, 2018 |

South Africa is a beautiful country with many activities to delight any traveler. It’s a country that can satisfy the thrill-seeker and the “room with a view” traveler all on the same trip. The people are wonderful, helpful and friendly. Despite what you hear on the news, as long as you stay smart, you will […]

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Asheville NC – Must Try Brews and Breweries

Asheville NC – Must Try Brews and Breweries

[ 0 ] February 23, 2018 |

Asheville was the first stop on our truck camping adventure – and it was so awesome that it was nearly the last! We checked out as many breweries as we could, and diligently noted our favorite craft beers. Below is my compilation of ‘must try’ breweries and beers in this great city. Note – My […]

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Florida Keys – How to Camp for Cheap or Free

Florida Keys – How to Camp for Cheap or Free

[ 0 ] February 22, 2018 |

This post is part of the truck camping series that follows Lauren Fellure and Patrick Holt’s journey around North America in a truck camper. For more background on what they’re doing, check out this article.  One of my top goals for the first leg of our truck camping journey was to get scuba certified so […]

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What to Do in Athens, Greece in Three Days

What to Do in Athens, Greece in Three Days

[ 0 ] October 12, 2017 |

Athens is a wonderful city, you can actually feel something magical cultivating in your belly as soon as you step foot off the plane. There is an abundant of historical sites to see, mesmerizing alley ways to explore, delicious cuisine that will leave your mouth watering for more and you belly near ready to pop, […]

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48 Hours in Cayman Islands | Top 5 Recommendations

48 Hours in Cayman Islands | Top 5 Recommendations

[ 0 ] June 26, 2017 |

1. Book your stay in advance.  As anyone who reads my posts knows, I love to be spontaneous. Because of this, I was taken aback by how strict the Cayman Islands government is with not having prearranged travel accommodations. I am probably in the one percentile, but I generally don’t book my stay until I […]

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Ultimate Guide to St. John’s National Park Snorkeling

Ultimate Guide to St. John’s National Park Snorkeling

[ 0 ] March 29, 2017 |

With more than 60% of its land area comprised of a national park, St. John’s allows you to be far away from civilization, while still being right beside it. The snorkeling is pristine and easily accessible from nearly every beach, the hiking is both strenuous and beautiful, and the beaches are flawless. We spent roughly 3.5 […]

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Tramper Chronicles | Finding the Perfect Truck Camper

Tramper Chronicles | Finding the Perfect Truck Camper

[ 0 ] November 14, 2016 |

As a rite of passage for transitioning from your 20s and into your 30s, you start re-evaluating your life and planning for your future. This leads most people to settle down, buy houses, invest assets, and plan for a family. If you’re Patrick and me, it leads you toward the decision to turn your Tacoma into a truck […]

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The Best Beach in Hong Kong | Tai Long Wan

The Best Beach in Hong Kong | Tai Long Wan

[ 1 ] November 2, 2016 |

I spent the summer of 2008 working in Hong Kong. It was one of the most wild, strange, and dream-like experiences of my life. Hong Kong is a grand juxtaposition – Avatar-worthy tropical scenery, paired with New York’s financial center, and Amsterdam’s nightlife. Abject poverty intermixed with the most exorbitant wealth I’ve seen. When I wasn’t recovering […]

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