Guide to Acadia National Park in October for New England’s Best Fall Foliage

New England is very well known for having some of – if not the – best fall foliage in the game (no one tell the Midwest as they will have a lot to say about this). And while the individual states can all battle it out for who takes the claim of the best leafContinue reading “Guide to Acadia National Park in October for New England’s Best Fall Foliage”

The Best Place to Watch a Seattle Sunset

Seattle is a super cool city with a ton to do (check out my one-day guide for inspiration) and even more amazing views. My favorite view from my time in the city was no doubt watching sunset. We found this incredible spot that I would have to consider the best place to watch a SeattleContinue reading “The Best Place to Watch a Seattle Sunset”

How to Spend a Day at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island

So you’re headed to Hawaii’s Big Island? I knew I liked you, I could just feel it. And while you’re there, you’re trying to decide if your Big Island itinerary should of a day at Volcanoes National Park, and I’m here to tell you it absolutely should. Volcanoes is enormously unique as it contains notContinue reading “How to Spend a Day at Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island”

The Best Place to Watch Sunset in Yosemite

Yosemite is full of COUNTLESS beautiful views, no matter where you are and no matter what time of day. But, if you’re looking for the best place to watch sunset in Yosemite, I’ve got you covered. The Best Sunset Spot in Yosemite National Park is at Sentinel Dome Why is Sentinel Dome the Best PlaceContinue reading “The Best Place to Watch Sunset in Yosemite”

Kayak With Fort Myers Manatees at Lovers Key State Park

Are you looking for the not quite elusive Fort Myers manatees? More specifically, are you looking to kayak in Fort Myers with the wild manatees? Well, look no further than an estuary tour at Lovers Key State Park! And if you’re not a full blog reader and need to see the video of a babyContinue reading “Kayak With Fort Myers Manatees at Lovers Key State Park”

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”

Want to Go Swimming in a Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico? You Should 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 “Want to Go Swimming in a Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico? You Should 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”

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 fiancé’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”