8 Tips for Your Day at El Yunque Rainforest

If you’re a fan of hiking and are planning a trip to Puerto Rico, El Yunque better be included in your itinerary. I say that with love but also I very much mean it, ha. Now, El Yunque rainforest is a super unique place to hike because it’s a literal rainforest, so it’s going toContinue reading “8 Tips for Your Day at El Yunque Rainforest”

What to Do in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Old San Juan is this magical little slice of history found on a gorgeous island in the Caribbean. Part of it is like walking through an episode of Game of Thrones (minus all the murder and dragons and well… less fun stuff, ha), while the other parts of it are like walking through South America.Continue reading “What to Do in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico”

The Essential Puerto Rico Packing List

Puerto Rico is an absolutely stunning island destination in the Caribbean with truly so much to offer. From bioluminescent bays to historic Spanish forts to rainforest hikes, this little island truly has something for everyone. Personally, I like to do lots of different things in a trip, so this was a perfect escape for me.Continue reading “The Essential Puerto Rico Packing List”

Go Swimming in a Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico • Tour La Parguera

My name is Amanda and I am here to admit something to you all. After having visited a single bioluminescent bay, I am addicted. And having been able to swim in a bioluminescent bay in Puerto Rico, I need more. If there is a 12-step program for bioluminescent bay addicts, I refuse to enter it.Continue reading “Go Swimming in a Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico • Tour La Parguera”

What to Expect on Your Big Island Manta Ray Snorkel

This nighttime oceanic experience was one of the coolest things I’ve ever done while traveling. Full stop. No questions. If a trip to do a manta ray snorkel on the Big Island is not in your books, you need to rewrite said book. Because it 100% needs to be. I’m serious, it was so cool.Continue reading “What to Expect on Your Big Island Manta Ray Snorkel”

What to Do in Caye Caulker – 4 Day Belize Itinerary

So you want to go to one of the most incredible islands in one of the most stunning countries in the Caribbean? I can’t blame you, you’ve got good taste! After I got back from Belize, I immediately told my friends they all must visit Caye Caulker. Lucky for them – and you – I’mContinue reading “What to Do in Caye Caulker – 4 Day Belize Itinerary”

Manuel Antonio Travel Guide – Your Perfect Costa Rica Trip

I’m going to start this “things to do in Manuel Antonio” travel guide with a very dumb but very true backstory. Costa Rica was my husband’s and my first trip abroad together. To build his comfort with a big trip so far from home, I asked him what he wanted to see on this trip.Continue reading “Manuel Antonio Travel Guide – Your Perfect Costa Rica Trip”

10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun

The Road to Hana is a staple of any Maui vacation for a reason. It’s full of some of the most gorgeous parts of the island and it’s all conveniently located in a day’s drive. However, it is a long day of tight, winding roads that can be stressful for those who aren’t prepared. AfterContinue reading “10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun”

5 Best Road to Hana Stops – You Can’t Miss These!

If you’re visiting Maui, there’s a 72% chance you’ll be braving the Road to Hana on your trip. Did I make up that statistic? Sure. But is it probably right? Unlikely. But was it fun to write anyway? You bet. BUT ANYWAY, if you’re headed to Maui and planning on braving the “Divorce Highway” (yesContinue reading “5 Best Road to Hana Stops – You Can’t Miss These!”