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Kelly Barcus

The colorful streets of Sayulita, Mexico | The Ultimate Riviera Nayarit Travel Guide
Mexico North America

The Ultimate Riviera Nayarit Travel Guide

Want to find out why Riviera Nayarit is slated to be the next big travel destination in Mexico? The white sandy beaches, great surfing spots, and delicious tacos are just the beginning; there’s so much more to discover in this tropical destination! Check out this…

December 1, 2018
Visit the Mayan Ruins in Tulum | Adventurous Things to Do in Tulum, Mexico
Mexico North America

10 Must-Do Adventures in Tulum, Mexico 

You could spend your time in Tulum, Mexico kicking back, relaxing and doing nothing but burying your toes in the powdery white sand and gazing out to the unreal shades of ocean blue. Or, you could explore incredible underground caves, SUP board through lagoons…

November 2, 2018
Lobby of the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, California
California

A Weekend Getaway at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego 

We stayed in a waterfront bungalow at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa for a fun-filled weekend in San Diego’s Mission Bay.  San Diego is one of our favorite weekend getaways here in Southern California. It’s only about two hours away, and with each visit, we focus on a different neighborhood, which…

October 3, 2018
The Safest Mineral Sunscreens for Kids and Babies
Travel Gear

The Safest Mineral Sunscreens for Kids and Babies

Sunscreen should be both good for your kids’ skin and the environment. We’ve created a short list of rules to find safe and natural sunscreen for kids and babies. We spend as many of the daylight hours outside as possible, most often at the…

September 27, 2018
Coral Reef in El Nido, Philippines | A Guide to Buying Reef-Safe Sunscreen
Travel Gear

A Guide to Buying Reef-Safe Sunscreen

Is your sunscreen killing the coral reefs? If you’re using a traditional chemical sunscreen, it probably is. We’re sharing which chemicals you need to avoid (basically, all of them), and what to look for in a great reef-safe sunscreen. Before last year, I had no idea that every…

September 18, 2018
View of Na Pali Coast and Kalalau Valley
Hawaii

7 Ways to Explore Kauai’s Na Pali Coast – by Sea, Air and Land

We recently took our fourth trip to Hawai’i — we’ve been to Oahu, Maui, and now for the second time, Kauai. The Garden Isle is the Hawai’i of my dreams, with pristine sandy beaches, waterfalls galore and emerald green cliffs that tower over the sparkling blue waters…

August 14, 2018