The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary

Picking an island to visit on your Hawaiian vacation is like picking a holiday shaped Reese’s… you kind of can’t go wrong, they’re all great. But if you’re planning your trip and you’ve decided you’ve got to hit up The Valley Isle, I’ve got a 4-day Maui itinerary that will allow you to experience theContinue reading “The Perfect 4-Day Maui Itinerary”

6 Must Sees in Phuket, Thailand

There is SO much to see in and around Phuket, but here are my recommended must-sees in Phuket: 1 PHI PHI ISLANDS – YOU MUST take a day trip out to these. They are truly spectacular and legitimately brought me to tears as we arrived by boat during sunrise. We took this sunrise day tripContinue reading “6 Must Sees in Phuket, Thailand”

Tips for a Day Trip from Sydney to the Blue Mountains

Planning to take a day trip to the Blue Mountains from Sydney? You can absolutely do it, and here are my recommendations on how to make your day even better: Take public transit there instead of renting a car; save yourself the money. It’s about a 90 minute ride each way. And in that 90Continue reading “Tips for a Day Trip from Sydney to the Blue Mountains”

5 Must-Pack Items for Phuket, Thailand

THAILAND. We’ve all seen the photos. We’ve all read some blogs. We’ve all dreamed of going. So you finally decided, FUCK IT, I’M GOING TO PHUKET. Yes I’m proud of that, no I don’t regret it. So, you’re going to Phuket. What do you need? Here’s what I learned is an absolute necessity for goingContinue reading “5 Must-Pack Items for Phuket, Thailand”

Lady Elliot Island – Great Barrier Reef NOT TO MISS

THE SHORT VERSION If you are going to be closer to Brisbane/Gold Coast/Sydney and can’t make it up to Cairns to see the reef, a quick flight out to Lady Elliot Island could be just the perfect solution for you. THE LONG VERSION Seeing the Great Barrier Reef has been an actual bucket list itemContinue reading “Lady Elliot Island – Great Barrier Reef NOT TO MISS”

5 Lessons I Learned from my First Trip to Asia

I didn’t know what to expect on my first trip to Asia, other than gorgeous water. And I’ve got to say, I’m in love with Southeast Asia at this point. Thailand was always a dream (I mean… you saw “The Beach” right?) and finally getting to go was such an intense life goal. I’m notContinue reading “5 Lessons I Learned from my First Trip to Asia”

Phuket Temple Tour – Where to Go and What to Know

It was incredibly important to me that, during our time in Thailand, we experienced some temples. I have seen a good amount of the world, but haven’t been able to experience anything related to Buddhism, or its culture, so I desperately wanted to soak that in. And it turns out it couldn’t have been easierContinue reading “Phuket Temple Tour – Where to Go and What to Know”

Phi Phi Islands Day Trip – Can’t Believe the Beauty

Let me start by saying that Maya Bay was the whole reason I fell in love with Thailand, so a Phi Phi Islands day trip was a must do. I am not ashamed to admit that watching Leonardo DiCaprio go absolutely batshit crazy on an island in “The Beach” was the reason I found outContinue reading “Phi Phi Islands Day Trip – Can’t Believe the Beauty”

The Perfect 8 Day Phuket Itinerary

Going to Thailand and need the perfect I-THAI-NERARY.. erhm.. 8 day Phuket itinerary? I’m not even sorry for that pun, but let’s move beyond that. My favorite thing about traveling to new places is all of the things you can explore while you’re there, but my least favorite thing about traveling is feeling like youContinue reading “The Perfect 8 Day Phuket Itinerary”