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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
Camping in Anza Borrego Desert State Park
California

A Complete Guide to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Since we purchased the California State Park pass last year, we’ve been trying to visit our state parks as often as possible. It wasn’t until last spring, when everyone was going bonkers for wildflowers during the super bloom, that we learned about Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. This…

May 26, 2018
Where to Find the Best Waterfalls in Bali, Indonesia | Tibumana Waterfall
Indonesia

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 bit dramatic, but not that much of a stretch. I’d…

October 13, 2017
Star gazing in Joshua Tree | A Guide to Summer Camping in Joshua Tree National Park, California
California

Summer Camping in Joshua Tree National Park

If you know a bit about Joshua Tree, you’ve probably heard that summers are blazing hot. Average temps soar over 100°F June through September. So why would anyone want to go summer camping in Joshua Tree National Park? For us, it was the stars. Warm, balmy nights mean you can enjoy Joshua Tree’s amazingly bold and beautiful…

July 13, 2017
Three Days in the Cotswolds: A Complete Itinerary to the most charming villages in England
England

Three Days in the Cotswolds, England

After living in Cambridge, a historic English university town, and taking plenty of trips to London, we were ready to see another side of British life. We planned three days in the Cotswolds to experience life in the countryside. The Cotswolds is a designated Area…

June 1, 2017
Visiting Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia: A One Day Itinerary
Croatia

Visiting Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia

Aerial shots of the stunning blue-green waters and dozens of waterfalls in Plitvice Lakes seems to be the tipping point in convincing people they have to visit Croatia. Ironically, we only found Plitvice Lakes after booking our ticket; it was Krka National Park that first drew us to…

May 10, 2017