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Kelly Barcus

  • A Weekend Guide to Newport Beach, California | Things to do in Newport Beach

    A Weekend Getaway in Newport Beach, California

    Even though we lived in California for about five years before our year abroad in England, I can only count a handful of times when we headed south out of Los Angeles to visit Orange County. But since moving to…

    December 6, 2017
  • Staying at the Kila Senggigi Beach Lombok | Lombok, Indonesia

    Checking In: Kila Senggigi Beach Lombok

    Lombok, Indonesia still sees far fewer tourists than its larger neighbor across the strait, Bali, but that seems to be quickly changing. And after a week on the island, it is easy to see…

    October 21, 2017
  • 20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Lombok | Gili Nanggu in Lombok, Indonesia

    20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Lombok

    Despite its proximity to Bali, Indonesia’s most popular tourist island, Lombok is still relatively untouched. There are vast stretches of undeveloped coastline covered in coconut trees and edged with white, black, and even pink sand beaches, pristine…

    October 20, 2017
  • Where to Find the Best Waterfalls in Bali, Indonesia | Tibumana Waterfall

    The Best Waterfalls in Bali

    I don’t know what it is about waterfalls, but I feel an almost gravitational pull to find them. Bursting out into a few lines of Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell’s hit “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” is a…

    October 13, 2017
  • Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort on Lombok, Indonesia

    Checking In: The Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

    If you’ve followed our travels, you have probably noticed that we usually opt for smaller hotels and Airbnbs, vying for the best location over a resort with a lot of amenities. Luckily, our recent stay at the…

    September 29, 2017
  • Best things to do in Downtown San Diego, California

    A Weekend in Downtown San Diego

    San Diego is a great spot to hit the trails and enjoy the beaches, but we planned to explore more of the heart of the city on a recent weekend trip. San Diego’s downtown is compact and full of character, which makes…

    August 31, 2017
  • Best Photo Spots in Porto, Portugal

    The Best Photo Spots in Porto

    There’s a lot more to experiencing Porto than just a few photos, but it would be a shame to visit this city and miss out on these beautiful places. Porto sits on the River…

    August 11, 2017