It's been just about 10 years since I started considering myself a "serious traveler." I'm not so sure that I would still consider myself a big traveler but I have spent a lot of time away from home. In those 10 years, I've visited 35 countries. In that time, I also made a ton of … Continue reading Learn from my Travel Mistakes
I don't like to claim I'm any sort of expert on European travel. However, I have visited many cities in countries in Europe. While I don't normally like to say that Krakow, Poland - Krakow needs to be on this list for two reasons. It's cheap and has amazing parties. While the beauty in the … Continue reading 7 European Destinations to Visit While You Are Young
It's been 7 years since the first time I stayed at a hostel. I wouldn't say I was specifically nervous but I can tell you - there were many mistakes I made with choosing and staying at hostels that first sumer. For many North Americans, hostels are intimidating. I've heard from many people who have … Continue reading First time at a Hostel? My tips and advice for nervous travelers
So I've been traveling for a decade now. I've gone on all sorts of trips and vacations and weekends away - overwhelmingly these have been formative experiences for my personal development. In these 10 years, I've made a number of mistakes. Obviously - my style of travel may not be for everyone but I … Continue reading Travel Planning: My favorite general Tips and Tricks
I've been an avid traveler for many years now. Since 2010, I've been to more than 30 countries and taken about 100 flights total. I have tried lots and lots of products marketed specifically for travel. Some of them have been game changers. Some of them have been absolute garbage. Here's my list of some … Continue reading Travel Products I love and Loathe
When my friends ask me about planning travel, the first question I ask back is: "Well, what are you looking for?" For some people this is really obvious but here's what I mean - are you looking for a vacation, a trip or an adventure? Let me explain how I use each of these genres. … Continue reading Trip Planning: Travel Genres
I recently spend a week in Porto Portugal. Here's a peak into the pictures I took with some of my favorite memories.
Here are the top 10 things that have surprised me (for good and bad reasons) since moving and adjusting to Spanish life
I’ve spent a lot of time in Europe prior to my current living situation. I’ve been to most of the Eurotrip favorites - from Lisbon and London to Dubrovnik and Santorini. Don’t get me wrong - the big, famous cities are worth a visit. I just think that there are so many wonderful destinations hiding … Continue reading My 10 Unexpected European Gems
After traveling for what feels like decades, I have a pretty well oiled system for how to prepare for a trip. How do I do it? Find out here.