Alex | Life Well Wandered

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How to Spend a Girls Weekend in Washington DC | Life Well Wandered

One fantastic way to experience the best of Washington, DC is during a girls weekend trip. I did just that with three of my former roommates one …

Washington D.C.

Exploring Fairy Glen, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Nestled in the middle of farmland and down a bumpy single track road lies Fairy Glen on the Isle of Skye. Fairy Glen pops out at you immediately with …

Glaciers

Your Guide to Hiking Brothers' Point, Isle of Skye, Scotland

If you’re looking to get the Isle of Skye to yourself, consider hiking Rubha nam Brathairean, or Brothers’ Point. This secluded and breathtaking hike …

Hiking

Armenia Itinerary: Tips and Ideas for Travel to Armenia

Armenia

3 Beautiful Abbeys in Scotland

While planning our trip to Scotland, Marty and I knew that we wanted to do a couple of things. We not only wanted to stay in a beautiful castle, but …

Scotland

Hotels in Europe you can LIVE IN, for Cheaper Than Your Rent

Rental Housing

Kansas City Murals — Oceans to Alpines

Kansas City is known for a lot of things but widely known for their Barbecue. However, along all the street corners you will come across murals. So …

Kansas City

25 Most Instagrammable Places in Iceland

Thingvellir National Park<p>It’s no secret that Iceland is at the top of everyone’s bucket list right now. <i>Waterfalls</i>, <i>hot pools</i>, out-of-this-world jaw …

Hiking

How We Take Travel Photos as a Couple

One of the most frequently asked questions we get is how we take travel photos as a couple. We in no way shape or form consider ourselves to be …

Mobile Photography

A Week in Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park

Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park is one big playground. There are mountains, lakes and stunning views. I’m happy that I was able to spend a week …

Hiking

Experiencing Singing Bowl Sound Therapy in Nepal — Teja on the Horizon

There was a little cafe in front of the meditation place in Pokhara, where I was instructed to go to for my sound therapy session. Umbrella Cafe was …

Meditation

Share Your Smile With The Sami: The Only Indigenous People of Europe

<b>How would you react if I say that I wore the traditional Sami costume and got framed in the middle of a snow-covered forest with an adorable Sami</b> …

European Travel

33 Epic Things to Do in Tbilisi, Georgia: Highlights and Hidden Gems

I almost got stuck in Tbilisi. Not in a “flight-cancelled-life’s-over” kind of way, but more in a “wow this city is super chill and beautiful and I …

European Travel

Your Guide to All 23 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the United States • Nomad by Trade

There are 23 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the United States and its territories, and I’d love to visit them all someday. I’m only partway through …

National Parks

How To Travel From Bangkok To Chiang Mai: Bus, Train, Plane & More

How to get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai! All Transport Options<p>Traveling between Bangkok to Chiang Mai is a common route for most backpackers in …

Thailand

A Guide to Delightful Bayreuth: Germany's Best Kept Secret

49<p>79<p>7<p>14<p><i>Psssst, FYI - this post probably contains affiliate links, which means I earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you purchase from</i> …

European Travel

Lessons Learned On Our Sea to Sky Highway Road Trip

RVs

Explore the Galapagos Without A Cruise – Land Based Galapagos Travel

An expensive cruise is NOT the only way to travel in the Galapagos. In fact, if costs or an aversion to spending a long time on a boat is keeping you …

South America

Your Guide to the Upper East Side: A Local's Guide to the Best UES Attractions

<i>Oh, you live on the Upper East Side? Isn’t it boring? Isn’t it where all the super-rich people live?</i> These are common questions I get asked when I …

Manhattan

The Complete Hiking Guide to the Speyside Way in Scotland

The northeast of Scotland is an underrated region, yet world famous for having the highest density of Scottish whisky distilleries all over the …

The Local Tribes of Myanmar’s Kyaing Tong

Asia, Travel Stories Myanmar<p>Mar 9, 2018<p>Letters from Bagan<p>Watch the Sunsets and sunrises and learn about the unique attractions of Bagan, Myanmar. …

12 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Oregon's Willamette Valley

When words don’t do justice to the beauty of a place, I’m glad I have my camera handy to capture the moment. The Willamette Valley offered everything …

A Day Trip to Tivoli and How to get there by Public Transport | Veni Vidi

If you’re staying in Rome, a day trip to Tivoli is something you shouldn’t miss. Some 30 kilometers outside of Rome you can find Tivoli, home to …

European Travel

The World is a Book: What travel means to me - Reading the Book

I genuinely feel like I very rarely go on holiday. This idea would make most of my friends and family either laugh out loud, or frown in confusion – …

Things to Do Outdoors in Morgantown, West Virginia

Morgantown is one of the largest cities in West Virginia, but thankfully the area offers plenty of outdoor escapes for both locals and visitors to …

How to Have 24 hours of Deliciousness in Launceston

Launceston is a small city in the middle of northern Tasmania. In case you didn’t know it’s a rather delightful place, that many people generally …

Driving the Going to the Sun Road - Glacier Nat'l Park - the unending journey

The Going to the Sun Road in Glacier National Park is 50 miles of epic scenery, twists and turns, and the stuff that great road trips are made from. …

Money Matters: How Should You Save Up For Long-term Travel?

Every time we read about someone quitting their jobs to hit the road, we are tempted to do so ourselves. Countless travel bloggers on the internet …

Costa Rica packing list for wildlife adventures

Costa Rica is one of the most naturally beautiful countries in the world, and if you are planning a trip to Costa Rica, chances are you are going to …

The Ultimate Guide to Reducing Your Environmental Impact Whilst Travelling - the tinberry travels