The Crazy Rock Man of Nicaragua

The Crazy Rock Man of Nicaragua

                                We schlepped with mud-caked shoes along the fog-shrouded ledge. The air hung heavy and pungent with the smell of damp earth as ferns and … (read more)

A Mummy, Erotic Rock Formations & Other Cool Stuff on Koh Samui

A Mummy, Erotic Rock Formations & Other Cool Stuff on Koh Samui

  Ko Samui is a  picturesque island located in the Gulf of Thailand. And even though Samui does receive its fair share of tourists, it’s not over run by them like in the ping pong show capital of Phucket or … (read more)

Broken Spanish and Burned Bridges in Barcelona

Broken Spanish and Burned Bridges in Barcelona

Ambling down the tree-lined promenade of Las Ramblas I couldn’t help but notice that the antique gas lamps outlining this popular walking street seemed to have flickered on in unison with the city as it awoke from its afternoon siesta. … (read more)

11 Experiences you Need to Have in Istanbul

11 Experiences you Need to Have in Istanbul

 Istanbul is a fascinating city that sits on the edge of two continents, making it a cultural experience like no other. It’s rich history is still visible through its Ottoman era architecture while it’s modern advancements give it the title … (read more)

All Alone in Barcelona

All Alone in Barcelona

Walking along the shore, boots tucked under one arm with both hands clutching a warm cup of steaming espresso, I dipped my toes into the icy Mediterranean. Between the freezing water and strong café I was finally starting to perk … (read more)

Andalusia: 15 Reasons Why this Region of Spain Needs to be at the Top of Your Bucket List

Andalusia: 15 Reasons Why this Region of Spain Needs to be at the Top of Your Bucket List

Spain is a popular destination among travelers, tourists and backpackers alike. Unfortunately, most visitors stick to the popular destinations of Barcelona, Madrid and Ibiza, overlooking the heart and soul of the country, Andalusia . This southern sun-drenched region serves as the … (read more)

Soccer: Your Visa to the World

Soccer: Your Visa to the World

Overcoming Destination Addiction Guideline #5: Try a new sport Soccer is a social phenomenon that conjures up quite a bit of imagery when thinking about it on a global scale. Tall, lean, chiseled men gracefully running down an open field, … (read more)

Pack a Bag and Become a Weekend Tourist: 10 Iconic Activities to do in Savannah

Pack a Bag and Become a Weekend Tourist: 10 Iconic Activities to do in Savannah

Overcoming Destination Addiction Guideline #4: Become a Tourist in your own City (or surrounding Cities) People travel in order to experience something new, to gain a new perspective, to meet new people or to take a break from the monotony … (read more)

Find Your Cultural Center Through Yoga (the real kind)

Find Your Cultural Center Through Yoga (the real kind)

Overcoming Destination Addiction Guideline #3: Check out a Cultural Center Yoga is an ancient Hindu spiritual practice that incorporates breath control, meditation and challenging body postures to improve physical, mental and spiritual strength. Even though this tradition dates as far … (read more)

Why You Should Never Date an Immigrant

Why You Should Never Date an Immigrant

So I know the title of this article makes me sound like the love child of Donald Trump and Kim Davis, but give me a chance to explain before my inbox fills up with hate mail or before being called … (read more)