With 22 legendary historic squares dispersed throughout one of the largest downtown areas I have seen, walking the city was nothing short of delightful.
The western Caribbean cruise was a leisurely friend-cation - with 7 total in our group. We all wanted to visit as many new countries as we could.
We went to Jamaica with no agenda, just hoping to relax and take in the experience.
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.
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.
Read about our time sledding the rare white gypsum dunes that comprise White Sands.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.