Discovering ultimate off-the-grid wilderness on Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail

As the flames of our fire flickered to life before us, we looked out towards the desolate beach. It was a crystal clear lake almost completely surrounded by hills and mountains. Besides two loons singing a tune, there was a quiet stillness as we waited for our beef-flavored noodles to cook. Here we were completely … More Discovering ultimate off-the-grid wilderness on Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail

Upcoming Travels: Greenland & Arctic Circle Trail

Capping the summer off with the ultimate adventure It’s been an exciting summer for me travel-wise. I’ve visited four countries (England, Belgium, Germany, and Austria) and nine states in the US, including a cross-country road trip from Tennessee to California. Now, my boyfriend and I are about to embark on our biggest adventure to date … More Upcoming Travels: Greenland & Arctic Circle Trail

Six reasons Austrian Lake District needs to be on your European bucket list

Have you ever been to a destination where you stand in awe, in absolute disbelief that you’re actually there? You had seen hundreds of photos of this exact view, but now you’re here in the flesh. It’s as if everything surrounding you looks too perfect there’s no way it can possibly be real. That was … More Six reasons Austrian Lake District needs to be on your European bucket list

Germany’s Best Kept Secret – Mecklenburg Lake District

With my feet outstretched in our rental double kayak, we glided past a heron, endless green trees, and a shallow bank spotted with lily pads. It was a quiet, cloudless morning. You could hear birds chirping to the rhythm of our paddling and the occasional pontoon floating by. We brought our kayak to shore as … More Germany’s Best Kept Secret – Mecklenburg Lake District

An open letter to my mom: Thank you for introducing me to travel

Dear Mom, Thank you for planning all those family vacations when my brother and I were growing up. I truly had a blast, turning tennis tournaments into vacation – always making time to explore, stopping off at shops and trying new restaurants. Our annual trips to Arizona during Christmas will always be some of my … More An open letter to my mom: Thank you for introducing me to travel

Six beautiful spots to visit in Michigan – Upper Peninsula & Northern Edition

Michigan is a stunning state to visit, with countless destinations for an adventurous summer road trip. The Great Lake State has a lot to offer from its scenic lakeshores, beach towns, waterfalls and hikes – perfect for outdoor lovers. Here’s six places you need to check out in the Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan: Pictured … More Six beautiful spots to visit in Michigan – Upper Peninsula & Northern Edition

Six tips to stay sane when you’re not able to travel

Are you a travel addict constantly longing to see the world but university, work or other responsibilities keep you tied to a location more than you’d like? My job keeps me busy, and I’ve luckily been able to take some work-related trips. But it’s just not the same as personal travel. It can be frustrating when … More Six tips to stay sane when you’re not able to travel