Andalusia - a land of 1001 nights. But how did the Arabs rule over such a great part of Europe what treasures did they leave behind? This is a post about Arab influences of Europe. We need to remind ourselves of this history in these turbolent times.
Right in the city of Nerja, about 60 km east of Malaga you can step into the Rio Chillar and hike it up for around 8 Kilometers in the ankle to knee-deep water to reach the amazing waterfalls.
The importance of taking care of yourself shouldn’t change during your travels. Here are 4 ways to practice self-love no matter where you are.
Instagram is my personal vice. I check it so frequently that it’s second nature to me now. Here are 5 reasons to take a break from social media during travel.
Charlotte is North Carolina’s biggest city, a major financial hub, and a great place to visit for a few days! If you’re looking to explore Queen City on a budget, here are 10 fun and free things to do while you’re here!
Does Madrid have to be expensive? No! In contrast to Paris and London Madrid is actually quite affordable; you just need to know the rules. As an Erasmus exchange student currently living in Madrid I had to find affordable options. This is my Insider Budget Guide to Madrid!
One of the best things about traveling is having the opportunity to try different foods from around the world. If you are on a specific diet and aren’t sure how to manage it while traveling, here are some ideas to help you stay on track but not miss out on experiencing the world’s varied culinary delights!
What to do in Pensacola, Florida? While Alexis tends to complain about her hometown, there’s a lot to do! Here are her favorite things to do in Pensacola: known for its white sand beaches, the City of Five Flags, the Blue Angels, and now its small but growing city life
As a former student living abroad in Paris during 2015, I made it a point to explore the city without checking TripAdvisor or Yelp for advice. I recently re-visited Paris after two years and found myself returning to some of the places that stuck out in my memory. This is my Paris off the beaten path.
This is breathtaking Penida. Sadly, people were going to Penida for only a day with a driver only to leave trash and a disruptive tourism infrastructure behind. You don’t want to be part of that. Which is why this is the honest guide to Nusa Penida if you are coming from Lembongan.
Peñíscola is a magical little town on the eastern side of Spain, in the Province of Castellón. Many movies and television shows have been filmed there, due to the authentic medieval style of the castle, including HBO’s Game of Thrones! Keep reading for an amazing day guide for Peñiscola.
New York City maintains its reputation as the most expensive city in The United States. Having lived there during college, I can attest that this is true! It wasn’t easy to afford the rigorously high prices. Here are some of my tips for surviving NYC on a student budget.
Berlin is not clean. Berlin is not pretty. And when it’s raining it is unbelievably dull. So why should you even go there, you ask? Because every Berliner will tell you that they love the city BECAUSE it is so shitty. To survive when it rains I created the ultimate list of what to do in Berlin when it rains.
I have stayed in hostels all over the world and for the most part have had no real issues. Your typical hostel problems consist of having annoying people in your mixed dorm, waiting for a late check-in time, or being grumpy over the bland continental breakfast. Here’s a guide on what to do if you find yourself in an emergency situation in a hostel, where you are uncomfortable or afraid, and need help.
Berlin is a city that was never high on my Bucket List. However, I'm glad I took the chance to visit when it presented itself. Berlin is such a beautiful city, full of history and an amazing diversity of people. Read on to find out what expects you when visiting Berlin!
What do you think of when you hear, “Malibu”? For most people, it’s probably the beach, celebrities, and expensive cars. For me, it’s home. Here are some of my insider tips for enjoying Malibu on a more intimate level than what you see in the movies.
Some items are obvious must-haves for a trip, like tampons or underwear. Jessica talks about six items that might not be so obvious!
Food poisoning is one of backpackers' biggest fears. On Bali. they call it the cute name of Bali Belly. If you have ever had food poisoning, however, you know that it is nothing but cute! Here are important tips on how to avoid the Bali Belly.
For most people, Linz is no more than a train station between Vienna and Salzburg. This is exactly why it's the perfect off the Beaten Path destination on your next trip to Austria, and there are a few amazing things you can do in this city I call home!
Anxiety and Paranoia are a burden that nobody wants to bear. It sneaks up on you when you least expect it, and it’s difficult to dissuade. Here are some of my experiences managing paranoia and anxiety while traveling, and some tips to help you if you should encounter them.
Vancouver is a chameleon because it has everything and can change in front of your eyes. Learn how to experience all sides of the city and get tips about what to do in Vancouver.