Author: The Travelberry

The World Could Use A Little More Jamaica – Belmont, Westmoreland Parish

The World Could Use A Little More Jamaica – Belmont, Westmoreland Parish

Trip SnapshotHealth & SafetyHow We Got AroundWhere We StayedWhat To PackFoodWhat We Did Objective We went to Jamaica with no agenda, just the desire to relax and take in the experience. Initially, we were torn between visiting the Blue Mountains and a beach destination. We ultimately went with the beach, settling on Belmont, a quiet … Continue reading The World Could Use A Little More Jamaica – Belmont, Westmoreland Parish

Viva Peru – A Weekend in Miraflores, Lima

Viva Peru – A Weekend in Miraflores, Lima

We wanted to check out the Miraflores district of Peru’s capital city, Lima. Miraflores is chalk-full of pretty parks, visiting as many as we could was how we spent most of our time in the city.

North Carolina Outer Banks Lighthouse Tour

North Carolina Outer Banks Lighthouse Tour

There are 7 lighthouses along the North Carolina coast, 5 of which are located on the barrier islands, an area known as the Outer Banks. Visiting them all was a sandy scavenger hunt.

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Sledding at White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Sledding at White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Trip SnapshotHow We Got AroundWhere We StayedWhat To PackFoodWhat We Did Objective To check out the rare white gypsum dunes that comprise White Sands (we didn’t know about the sledding beforehand, it was an added bonus). When We Went September 2017. Days were hot and sunny, nights were mild. Length of time We spent one … Continue reading Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Sledding at White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Alien Landing in Roswell, New Mexico

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Alien Landing in Roswell, New Mexico

The other-worldly vibe oozes throughout the town of Roswell, New Mexico. We spent one day here as part of a larger road trip of the Southwestern United States. Here's everything we did while in the martian city.

Pura Vida – Shades of Sand in the Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Pura Vida – Shades of Sand in the Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Trip SnapshotHealth & SafetyHow We Got AroundWhere We StayedWhat To PackFoodWhat We Did Objective To soak up some sun while visiting Costa Rica’s iconic beaches. We chose Playa Hermosa in the Province of Puntarenas, a few miles south of Jacó. (Keep in mind there are two Playa Hermosas in Costa Rica.) When We Went May … Continue reading Pura Vida – Shades of Sand in the Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Pura Vida – Volcano Hiking in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Pura Vida – Volcano Hiking in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

On This Page: Trip SnapshotHealth & SafetyHow We Got AroundWhere We StayedWhat To PackFoodWhat We Did Objective To check out one of Costa Rica’s many magnificent volcanoes. When We Went May 2016. This was during the rainy season. While in the rainforest, we didn’t experience down pours, but rather an almost constant, continual mist. It … Continue reading Pura Vida – Volcano Hiking in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Viva Peru – Backpacking in Cusco and the Surrounding Area

Viva Peru – Backpacking in Cusco and the Surrounding Area

Trip SnapshotHealth & SafetyHow We Got AroundWhere We StayedWhat To PackFoodWhat We Did Objective This was me and Alex’s first time in South America, so naturally we wanted to see and do everything we could while visiting Peru. On the other hand, we also wanted to keep this trip at an overall slow pace (for … Continue reading Viva Peru – Backpacking in Cusco and the Surrounding Area

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Magical Must-Sees in the Plateaus of Utah

Trippin’ Through the Southwest – Magical Must-Sees in the Plateaus of Utah

The landscape of Utah is bizarre. It's like taking a journey through the geological history of the Earth. We spent two days in Utah as part of a larger southwestern road trip, visiting as many national parks as possible.