When we were planning for our camping trips to both Africa and Europe we had a hard time putting together a comprehensive camping gear list. There seemed to be a lot of recommendations but none that really covered everything. At the same time, we didn’t want to pack too much. So we decided to take the lessons we learned from… Read More
Do you like to be active when you travel? Here are some ideas to introduce a little activity during your vacation.
Most people don’t realize that Rainbow Mountain in Peru (also known as Vinicunca Mountain, Winikunka, Montaña de Siete Colores, and Montaña de Colores) was virtually undiscovered until 2015 and only started accepting day tours in 2016. When we first visited South America back in 2010 it hadn’t even been discovered yet. But, since its uncovering (probably due to climate change),… Read More
There are so many things to do in La Paz, we could spend several winters exploring the West Coast of Mexico and beyond! We didn’t know anything about La Paz before visiting this sleepy town 100 miles up the coast of the Baja Peninsula from Cabo San Lucas, but after spending a few days there, we considered buying a condo… Read More
Looking for the best things to do in Cancun? We’ve chosen our favorite day trips and excursions in the Mayan Riviera to get you off the resort. Mexico is one of our favorite winter escapes and we have visited Cancun and the Yucatan Peninsula regularly since 2000! Cancun or Playa del Carmen are the destinations that keep drawing us back to Mexico again… Read More
Perhaps one of the pinnacles of Scotland’s wild, untamed landscape lies in the far north of the highlands. Dunnet Head is a located along Scotland’s North Coast 500, set against dramatic and sweeping cliffs of the Atlantic Ocean. No trip to the Scottish Highlands would be complete without stopping at Dunnet Head, a gorgeous peninsula with no shortage of wildlife, and a lighthouse!… Read More
Off the west coast of England, nestled halfway between the shores of Cumbria and Northern Ireland, the cliffs, beaches and seaside towns of the Isle of Man erupt from the Irish sea. As the British Lake District creaks under the weight of a booming tourist industry, off-the-beaten-track adventure-seekers will want to find the best things to do in the Isle… Read More