Visit Ponta da Piedade

Best Way to Visit Ponta da Piedade: By Land & By Sea

Julie Portugal Leave a Comment

Ponta da Piedade is one of the top places to visit in the Algarve, Portugal. This rocky point, with its sea pillars, arches, and small but incredibly picturesque beaches can be explored both on land and by boat. A network of boardwalk trails runs from Praia Dona Ana to the tip of Ponta da Piedade. At several points, you have …

Best Beaches in Algarve Portugal

Best Beaches in Algarve: 10 Stunning Beaches You Can’t Miss

Tim Portugal Leave a Comment

Located along the southern coast of Portugal, the Algarve boasts some of the most stunning beaches in Europe. From hidden coves and grottoes to long stretches of shoreline, each of these gems offers a unique experience that will leave you in awe of the natural beauty of this part of Portugal. Join us as we unveil the best beaches in …

Best Sydney Beaches

10 Stunning Beaches in Sydney (+ Map & Photos)

Tyler Australia 2 Comments

Sydney is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Boasting over 100 beaches in and around the city, Sydney is unmatched globally as one of the best cities in the world when it comes to seaside escapes. With long, white stretches of sand, crystal clear aquamarine water, and a steady sea breeze to keep you cool, …

How to Visit Algar Seco

Algar Seco: Best Photo Spots, Things to Do, & HELPFUL Tips

Julie Portugal 8 Comments

Algar Seco is a wonderland of tunnels, grottos, caves, cliffs, and windows to the sea. It’s one of the most photographed places in Algarve, Portugal, with its two cave openings and views of the Atlantic Ocean. However, there is more to do at Algar Seco than photograph this picturesque cave. You can also walk down to the grotto and go …

Coogee to Bondi Coastal Walk

The Coogee to Bondi Coastal Walk: Map, Photos & Is It Worth It?

Tyler Australia 2 Comments

Looking for a relaxing coastal walk between two of Sydney’s most iconic beaches? Want to experience some great views of the coastline and take a dip in the water along the way? If the answer is yes, you will love the Coogee to Bondi Coastal Walk. Not only will you visit two of Sydney’s best beaches, but you will also …

Kauai Hike

Maha’ulepu Heritage Trail: Map, Photos, & Is It Worth It?

Julie United States Leave a Comment

The Maha’ulepu Heritage Trail is a 2-mile coastal trail on south Kauai. It’s easy to get to, easy to walk, and offers beautiful views of the coastline along its entire distance. To make it even more worthwhile, there are a few places you can add on to the trail. I first learned of this walk in The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook …

Maui Bucket List

Maui Bucket List: 20 Best Things to Do in Maui, Hawaii

Julie United States 17 Comments

Maui, with its scenic drives, beautiful beaches, and water sports, is a top destination for tourists in Hawaii. In just one place, you can snorkel with sea turtles, learn to surf, visit a national park, watch the sunrise above the clouds, go wine tasting, attend a luau, rappel down a waterfall, and relax on the beach. In this guide, we …

Ryten

How to Hike Ryten and Enjoy the View over Kvalvika Beach

Julie Norway 18 Comments

The hike to Ryten has all of the ingredients of a perfect Lofoten Islands hike: sweeping vistas across the mountains and fjords, a fun but slightly strenuous hike to a mountain peak, and a breathtaking view of a white, sandy beach. The icing on the cake is a “mini Trolltunga,” an outcropping of rock where you can get creative with …

Abel Tasman New Zealand

One Day in Abel Tasman National Park

Julie New Zealand 4 Comments

Abel Tasman National Park is New Zealand’s smallest park. Located on the northern coastline of the South Island, Abel Tasman is home to one of New Zealand’s multi-day walking tracks, aptly named the Abel Tasman Coast Track. This is also a great place for kayaking, exploring the wide, empty beaches, and walking on trails amidst a rainforest-type landscape. We planned …

Aruba Travel Guide

Aruba: Ultimate Travel Guide & Best Things to Do

Julie Aruba 31 Comments

So, you are planning a trip to Aruba? Just so you know, there is more to Aruba than sipping tropical drinks in the shade of a palm tree (although that alone would make for a great vacay). Go snorkeling, learn to kitesurf, explore Aruba’s gorgeous beaches, and take an UTV tour of the island. Whether you are here for just …

Best Aruba Beaches

Our Top Ten Beaches in Aruba

Julie Aruba 15 Comments

Aruba is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Long, white stretches of sand, crystal clear aquamarine water, palm trees, and a steady sea breeze to keep you cool…the beaches in Aruba are fabulous! In Aruba, each beach offers a slightly different experience. Some are good for snorkeling, some are secluded and (almost) private, and some …

Giants Causeway

How to Visit the Giant’s Causeway (+ Photos & Helpful Tips)

Julie Ireland, Northern Ireland 8 Comments

The Giant’s Causeway is spectacular. It is so unique in its appearance that it is hard to believe it is real. A stretch of coastline with perfectly formed hexagonal columns, all massed together at the water’s edge…it’s an amazing sight to see. It is worth coming to Northern Ireland just to visit Giant’s Causeway. It’s that impressive. What Is the …

French Riviera Itinerary

10 Day French Riviera and Provence Itinerary

Julie France, Itinerary 32 Comments

The south of France…the land of beautiful coastal cities, glitzy beaches, vineyards, lavender, and one of the world’s best cuisines.  This is where the rich and famous come to relax and party. It is a land of luxury, with yachts dotting the shorelines, fancy hotels in every city, and epic parties you read about in magazines. If you get your …

Fiji Sunset

Fiji…One Week In Paradise

Julie Fiji 6 Comments

Ahhh…Fiji.  Paradise. Fiji was everything we expected and more. Crystal clear aquamarine water, white sandy beaches, amazing sunsets, beautiful islands. We joke around that Fiji is our vacation from our vacation…a very long vacation, I know.  Here we got some much needed R & R from our fast paced travels around the world. I can’t complain about the challenges and …