Travel advice

It’s my mission to inspire you to travel and help you plan your trips. Here you can find all the practical posts I’ve written about my travels:

A Complete Itinerary For A Three Week Trip To The Philippines

With more than 7000 islands to choose from, the Philippines are a dream destination for many people, myself included. The country offers some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and spectacular diving opportunities. Furthermore, there are ancient rice terraces to be explored, lovely little villages and the famous Chocolate Hills. Altogether, the Philippines was one of the most…

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Athens With A Baby: The Perfect 48 Hour Athens Itinerary

Athens, the ancient city of Greece and one of the oldest cities in the world, had been on our ‘Places to Visit’ list for quite some time. Frank and I both studied Greek in high school and red many of the Greek mythology stories, therefore it seemed only fitting we would visit Athens one day. How to visit Athens with…

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What To Eat In Japan: 10 Japanese Dishes You Should Try

I never considered myself a foodie, but as I get older good food is becoming more and more important to me. Not only do I want to eat healthy, I also thoroughly enjoy trying out new dishes while traveling the world. When I was young I was definitely not an adventurous eater. I have three younger sisters and while two…

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Kyoto Itinerary: The Best Things To Do In Kyoto In 3 Days

For over a thousand years, Kyoto was the capital of Japan and seat of the Emperor. Because of this rich history Kyoto is home to countless beautiful temples. With so much to see it was difficult to decide where to go in the three days we would be spending in Kyoto… While I absolutely love visiting temples, I personally do…

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New Zealand Itinerary: A 6 Week Road Trip Around The North And South Island

If you are planning a trip to New Zealand, which you totally should because it is awesome, it can be quite daunting to determine where to go. New Zealand is a incredibly beautiful country and with so much to see, choosing a realistic travel itinerary can be a challenge. New Zealand itinerary To help you plan your New Zealand trip…

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Where To Find The Best Campsites On The North And South Island Of New Zealand

New Zealand is my favorite country in the world and the perfect place to go camping! I loved everything about the country, from it’s gorgeous nature, the friendly people and tiny towns to the quirky flightless native birds and other wonderful wildlife. I also loved driving around in our rented camper van, staying at the most beautiful campsites without anyone else…

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How To Travel New Zealand On A Budget

New Zealand is without a doubt the most beautiful country I have ever seen! It’s just amazing, the country has it all. Mountains. Volcanos. Lakes (there are so many beautiful lakes in New Zealand!). Sea. Forest. Waterfalls. Beaches. Hills. Cliffs. You name it, New Zealand’s got it. Besides the beautiful nature the people of New Zealand are incredibly friendly. If you’re…

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How Much Does It Cost To Travel Canada: A Budget Breakdown

If you are planning a trip to Canada, you may worry about your travel budget since Canada isn’t exactly known as a cheap destination. But don’t despair, I wrote this post to show you exactly how much we spent on our Canada road trip and how to save money when traveling to Canada. How to save money when traveling Canada…

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Vancouver To Whistler: The Ultimate Sea To Sky Highway Road Trip Guide

After spending 2 and a half months driving around Canada, I can confidently say it’s one of the best road trip countries in the world! We started our trip in Vancouver, bought a car and explored Vancouver Island before arriving at start of the much anticipated Highway 99, aka the Sea to Sky highway, from Vancouver to Whistler. And despite…

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East Coast Australia Road Trip Itinerary: Cairns To Melbourne

Australia is the 6th biggest country in the world and an amazing road trip destination! Because Frank and I are huge road trip addicts it wasn’t a surprise an East Coast Australia road trip would be included in our yearlong trip around the world. Frank and I drove from Cairns to Melbourne with a camper van and explored Australia’s beautiful…

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