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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
Seven Falls Trail in Sabino Canyon | Hiking in Tucson, Arizona
Arizona USA

Hiking the Seven Falls Trail in Tucson, Arizona

If there’s one thing I wanted to do on our recent weekend getaway, it was the Seven Falls Trail in Tucson, Arizona. There’s something magical about hiking to a waterfall, and this is a set of seven in the middle of the desert. When to…

February 20, 2017
Arashi Beach, Aruba | Three Days in Aruba: Adventures Beyond the All-Inclusive
Caribbean

Three Days in Aruba: Adventure Beyond the All-Inclusive 

When we first talked about going to Aruba, I wasn’t entirely sold on the idea. I pictured white sand beaches and beautiful blue waters, but to a background of high-rise hotels, hundreds of lounge chairs and cabanas, and thousands of tourists pouring off the…

February 1, 2017