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UP Civil War
Road Tripping, Travel Tales

How the U.P. Won the Civil War

How the U.P. Won the Civil War In high school I picked Geography. I considered all of my options rather carefully, thinking about future careers, further educational routes and academic prestige, then I threw them out and decided that it…

Road Trip Cheaply
Road Tripping

You Can Road Trip Cheaply

You Can Road Trip Cheaply I know what you’re thinking: a road trip sounds really fun but how can I do it without it costing thousands of dollars and ending up being so expensive you may as well have just…

Prague unearthed 2
Backpacking

Prague

I got back to my hostel at perhaps two thirty, maybe three in the morning. The twenty-four-hour bar downstairs was still pretty full. Bars in Prague didn’t seem to close, ever. We’d been all over town looking for good times…

Cyprus North and South
Backpacking, Off the Beaten Path

Cyprus: North & South

Cyprus, North & South Two Unique Trips, One Amazing Island Cyprus is an island I look at as my third home. Every summer during my childhood we visited as a family and then in 2001 my parents relocated there to enjoy…

National parks maps route driving directions ideas
Featured, Road Tripping

5 National Parks for Beginners

So you’ve seen a million Instagram photos of the national parks, they look wonderful with their endless trails, rustic campfires and crazy skies. You want to hike, camp and unplug from the hectic schedule life has placed upon you, but…

Backpacking

First Time Backpacking Asia

Although Thailand wasn’t my first destination, it was my first solo trip and the start of my love for Asia. Having never backpacked before I spent the months beforehand researching equipment, watching out for discounts and sales and trying on…

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