Jackson Groves

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EPIC DOORS OFF HELICOPTER TOUR OF KAUAI, HAWAII

It had been my dream for over 4 years to visit Kauai. I lived on Oahu for two years and never had the chance to hop over to Kauai. This time I was …

HIKING DIYALUMA FALLS - 2ND HIGHEST WATERFALL IN SRI LANKA

Diyaluma Falls is the 2nd biggest waterfall in Sri Lanka and is the perfect spot for a full day adventure. There are multiple falls and natural pools …

Hiking

11 AMAZING WATERFALLS ON OAHU, HAWAII

Looking for the best waterfalls on Oahu, Hawaii? This list covers all of the top waterfalls, best waterfalls to swim in and best waterfalls for cliff …

VISIT THE 'GHOST PALACE': AN ABANDONED HOTEL IN BALI

Are you game to visit the ‘Ghost Palace’ hotel in Bali? The abandoned Bedugul Taman Hotel has a mysterious history and is now open to the public for …

PIANEMO ISLAND RAJA AMPAT - TIPS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Pianemo Island is one of the most epic spots in Indonesia and the world. In fact, I had been waiting over two years to tick this spot off my bucket …

MEET, STAY, LOVE - INDIA HIT ME HARD

India is a land so rich in culture and so diverse in nature, it would be irresponsible to generalize about the people of the entire country. From the …

CAMEL SAFARI IN JAISALMER: SLEEP UNDER THE STARS

While exploring the Golden City it’s likely you will be offered a camel safari in Jaisalmer. It’s the most popular tourist attraction in the western …

ULTIMATE GUIDE: HOTELS ON THE NORTH SHORE OF OAHU, HAWAII

The north shore of Oahu offers one of the most relaxed environments in the world. Chill vibes, surf, and sunsets are a guarantee. This isn’t Waikiki …

TREKKING TO EVEREST BASE CAMP: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE

Mt. Everest is the highest mountain in the world and trekking to the base camp is no easy feat either. Trekking to Everest Base Camp takes anywhere …

40 PHOTOS OF MT. EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK WILL LEAVE YOU SPEECHLESS

I set off for the adventure of a lifetime into the Himalayas. Of course, I carried with me more camera equipment than clothes, although that doesn’t …

HINDU CREMATIONS AT PASHUPATINATH IN KATHMANDU, NEPAL

What do you do when your cheap hotel has a open rooftop on the 7th floor? You begin your days adventure on the roof watching the sunrise over the …

ALLURE OF THE SEAS ONE WEEK CRUISE - ROYAL CARIBBEAN

As my friend Just and I lined up with thousands of other eager tourists to board the Allure of the Seas cruise ship, we honestly had no idea what we …

BACKPACKING GUIDE: THE BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN GUATEMALA

Backpacking in Guatemala is an unforgettable experience combining beautiful nature, colorful culture and a dash of adrenaline and risk. I had two …

30 GUATEMALA PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOUR TRAVEL

I randomly picked Guatemala off the map, like choosing between a steak or pizza on the menu at a restaurant. I had a free flight to anywhere in the …

JORGE'S ROPE SWING HANGOUT IN FLORES, GUATEMALA

Flores is a small island in the North of Guatemala. It seriously looks epic from above so I sourced a photo on Flickr so I could show you (I’m …

Central America

SEMUC CHAMPEY: MY FAVORITE DAY IN GUATEMALA

By far my favorite day in Guatemala was spent exploring Semuc Champey National Park and adventuring around the river. I stayed at Greengo’s hotel, an …

National Parks

DEAR OLDER GENERATIONS: A MESSAGE FROM DIGITAL NOMADS

I’m a digital nomad and when I saw this video by Global Degree it resonated with me so much I decided I had to share it with as many people as …

TIKAL RUINS: 11 WEIRD THINGS I LEARNT ABOUT THE MAYANS

When I visited the <b>Tikal ruins</b>, I expected to receive a history lesson from our guide and to explore the ruins. However, our guide was full of amazing …

31 PHOTOS FROM JAIPUR, INDIA TO GIVE YOU WANDERLUST

From the moment I arrived in Jaipur, India there was a mystical feeling that swept over me. Maybe it was the history of the palaces and forts or it …

Jaipur

PACAYA VOLCANO HIKE IN ANTIGUA, GUATEMALA

I’ve stayed in a ton of hostels, some great some terrible. However, in Antigua, I managed to pick a winner. Wicho&Charlies is a new hostel (not a …

Hiking

BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN JAIPUR IN ONE DAY

Jaipur is a magical city bursting with life, history and awe-inspiring architecture. Getting around in Jaipur was an urban safari. Monkeys, cows, …

15 PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU TO TRAVEL TO KERALA, INDIA

Kerala, known as ‘God’s own country’ is a land full of mystery and coconuts. Each region within the southern state is quite different to the next. …

KANDY TO ELLA TRAIN: MOST SCENIC TRAIN RIDE IN SRI LANKA

The Kandy to Ella train journey is said to be one of the most scenic, epic train journeys in not only just Sri Lanka but the world. So with a few …

EXPLORING MUNNAR IN KERALA, INDIA: VIDEO BLOG

During my trip throughout Kerala, we had a one-night stay in Munnar. After a long bus ride, we were given either two hours to explore or we could …

HOW TO TRAVEL FOR CHEAP: 20 TIPS FROM A BUDGET TRAVELER

An article about how to travel longer for less.<p>20 money-saving tips to help learn how to travel for cheap.<p>1. Avoid overpriced hotspots<p>Love traveling …

50 STRIKING PORTRAIT PHOTOS FROM KERALA - INDIA

Kerala, also known as ‘God’s own country’, was a destination that produced marvels around each corner and unique experiences each and every day of my …

8 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD USE LIGHTROOM PRESETS TO EDIT PHOTOS

You have captured the photo, the angle is perfect and you are happy with the composition but you are only halfway done with this photo. It is time to …

SUNSET FROM A HELI-PAD ON TOP OF KOCHI'S TALLEST HOTEL

When most people arrive at a five-star hotel they check in, throw their bags down and head to the pool, bar or both. When I arrived at the Marriott …

Kerala

80 THINGS TO DO ON OAHU - THE BUCKET LIST

The Ultimate Oahu bucket list has the best things to do on Oahu with your friends and family!<p><b>What to do on Oahu</b>? <b>No idea where to start</b>? I have …

TREKKING IN MUNNAR, INDIA - EPIC SUNRISE AT PHANTOM HEAD

Hiking in India is a thought which had never crossed my adventurous mind. But, here I found myself at 5 am sitting outside my tent at the foot of …

Trekking