Luz En Yucatan Review – Affordable Urban Retreat in Central Merida

Before coming to the Yucatan, we didn't book anything ahead except our first few nights in Merida since we knew we wanted something central to get our bearing. In this Luz En Yucatan review, I'll share why I chose this hotel and what you can expect here! That's a tray of complimentary booze

What to Pack for a Hawaii Vacation

There are so many different activities you can do in Hawaii. I've written about adventurous activities in Maui while also writing about the amazing spas you can visit. Since you could be hiking one day and enjoying a luxury dinner the next, I thought I'd jot down a guide on what to pack for a

Des Moines Iowa Points of Interest You Don’t Want to Miss

Des Moines, Iowa. What are the things that pop into your head? Corn, cows, farms, boring. Wrongo! There is so much more in Des Moines and the surrounding area than what you may think. There's nothing better than a local to share with you the best Des Moines points of interest that travelers will not

The 4 Best Oaxaca Tours and Day Trips

Oaxaca is one my favorite cities in the world - that’s why I keep coming back again and again. This year is my 3rd trip to the city, and I’ve spent about 7 months here total. I’ve done just about all of the Oaxaca tours and day trips multiple times, so I have lots of

The Ultimate New Orleans Girls’ Weekend Itinerary

If you are looking to plan a girl's weekend filled with rich culture, amazing food, and lively nightlife, then look no further than New Orleans, Louisiana! On my recent trip to The Big Easy, I was completely charmed by the city's fun atmosphere and incredible history. There is plenty to eat, see, and do in

Costa Careyes, Mexico: Everything You Need to Know About This Surreal Town

Careyes, land of turtles, is a sui-generis stretch of coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Mexico that started off as the vision of Gian Franco Brignone, a crazy Italian financier, in 1968. Today, a few hundred palapas stand tall along the cliffs' edge overlooking the deep, blue waters, keeping the secrets of all fascinating characters

Here’s Why You Should Consider A Wellness Retreat at Myrtle Beach

I always feel really crappy when I leave the USA and go back to India. Usually, I'm really depressed from saying goodbye to my family, anxious about the journey back to India, and feeling gross/fat from eating junk for 6 weeks straight. In the US, I get so excited about all the food I miss from