Things to do in Burford, England | The southern gateway to the Cotswolds

Located 20 miles west of Oxford, Burford is considered the southern gateway to the Cotswolds and one of the most picturesque towns in the region. It’s endlessly charming with its High Street sloping down towards the River Windrush, offering views across open countryside. Despite being a small town, there are numerous things to do in … More Things to do in Burford, England | The southern gateway to the Cotswolds

Responsible tourism in Iceland & beyond – Tips for responsible travel

As travelers, responsible tourism needs to be at the forefront of our minds. Traveling is a privilege, so it’s our responsibility to take care of the places we step foot in. And responsible tourism is especially important when visiting Iceland. The country’s fragile vegetation and soil paired with the constant stream of tourists make it … More Responsible tourism in Iceland & beyond – Tips for responsible travel

Southern US travel: Seven smaller cities well worth a visit

Experience the south’s beauty, culture, food, & hospitality. Southern hospitality, natural beauty, colorful culture, and down-home country cooking make southern US travel so unique. It’s the smiling faces, scenic hiking trails, distinctive traditions, and mouth-watering fried dishes. As a southern gal, I’ve traveled a lot around this neck of the woods. Through my exploring, I’ve … More Southern US travel: Seven smaller cities well worth a visit

Beautiful, walkable, livable Luxembourg City

As one of the smallest European capitals, Luxembourg City shouldn’t be overlooked. It’s a beautiful, walkable city with a history and culture influenced by many nations. On a meander through town, we passed historic forts, open squares, dreamy architecture, and well-kept parks and green spaces. With a gorge cutting through the old city landscape, it makes … More Beautiful, walkable, livable Luxembourg City

Add a new UNESCO World Heritage Site to your bucket list — England’s Lake District National Park

The Lake District National Park in England recently became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There’s not only beautiful lakes here but also rolling hills and stunning peaks. It’s England’s largest national park and includes its highest mountain and deepest lake. Walk, run, cycle, watch wildlife, kayak, swim, or even catch a boat — there’s endless … More Add a new UNESCO World Heritage Site to your bucket list — England’s Lake District National Park

Things to do on a budget in Niagara Falls

On many traveler’s bucket list and as a top honeymoon destination, Niagara Falls is an impressive spectacle including three waterfalls: American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, and Canadian Horseshoe Falls. Niagara River marks the border between Ontario, Canada and New York, United States. As the gateway between Niagara Falls, ON and Niagara Falls, NY, Rainbow Bridge, looms over … More Things to do on a budget in Niagara Falls

Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK

Located in northwest England, Manchester is a lively, urban city with booming food, music, and nightlife scenes. Museums, sports, theaters, and shopping districts are just a few ways to indulge in all this city has to offer. I recently spent a weekend in Manchester, and here’s what I couldn’t imagine missing out on. Northern Quarter. Northern … More Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK