Destinations

[Photo Essay] Keukenhof Flower Gardens

Keukenhof Flower Gardens in Photos

Being the world’s top flower producer, the Netherlands attracts visitors from all around the world every spring to witness the vibrant colors of the country’s most beautiful flowers. Located in the heart of Holland, Keukenhof is one of the world’s largest flower gardens. The park has more than 7 million bulbs in bloom every spring […]

Best of the Midwest: Hiking the Buffalo River Trail

Best of the Midwest: Hiking the Buffalo River Trail

If you have been following the Best of the Midwest series then you might remember my post about the Buffalo National River in Northern Arkansas. Two of the best ways to explore the Buffalo National River and the surrounding Ozarks is by floating the river or by hiking the Buffalo River Trail (BRT). The Buffalo […]

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5 Free Things To Do in Madrid

Everyone already knows that traveling can get really expensive and to supplement costly travels sometimes you are just looking for some free activities to fill your time. Fortunately, Madrid has tons of free activities for the budget traveler that don’t sacrifice the cultural experience. Here are my 5 favorite free things to do in Madrid… Watch the Sunset at the Temple of […]

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Kansas City’s Ethnic Enrichment Festival

One of the things I love the most about traveling is tasting the unique cuisine from different countries and regions around the world. The Ethnic Enrichment Festival held annually in Kansas City has been my escape to experience a small part of many of the countries I’m longing to explore. The Ethnic Enrichment Festival is one of the […]

Smart Place Paris

Hostel Review: Smart Place Paris

Looking for an affordable, friendly, and safe hostel for your stay in the City of Love? Look no further! Check out Smart Place Paris – my friends and I stayed here on a previous trip to Paris and we really enjoyed the friendly staff and great location. They offer free Wi-Fi in the common areas, a fully-equipped […]

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In Photos: Watching the Sunset from the Sacré Cœur

A visit to the city of love just wouldn’t be complete without spending an evening watching the sun set over this iconic city. One of the top spots to relax and watch the sunset is from the steps of the Sacré Cœur in Montmartre. Many tourists and locals flock to the steps below the Sacré Cœur […]