Author: The Travelberry

The Road to Hana – A Vanventure in Maui, Hawaii

The Road to Hana – A Vanventure in Maui, Hawaii

Alex's goal was to visit all 50 states by the time he turned 30. Hawaii was to be #50, the final state - it was a celebratory trip. Our personal mission while in Maui was to take on the legendary drive, the Road to Hana.

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 – 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

Read about our visit to Costa Rica’s iconic beaches. We stayed on the black sand of Playa Hermosa and also visited the white sand of Playa Manuel Antonio.

Pura Vida – Volcano Hiking in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Pura Vida – Volcano Hiking in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

We visited La Fortuna, nestled in the valley of Volcán Arenal and participated in the most challenging hike I have ever been on to date.

Viva Peru – Backpacking in Cusco and the Surrounding Area

Viva Peru – Backpacking in Cusco and the Surrounding Area

Cusco is a city designed for backpackers and serves as a the central point for other adventures in the area. Read all about what we did including exploring one of the New Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu and hiking the candy-colored Rainbow Mountains.

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.