25 Best Things to do in Taipei, Taiwan

There are so many things to do in Taipei I wish we had more than a week to explore. Taipei is a long swath of urban sprawl with countless high rise buildings, apartments, and shops. However, it doesn’t feel like many cities we are familiar with in the West or … Read More

13 Best Road Trips in the World! (Pay Attention to #2)

Tropic of Capricorn Namibia

It’s tough to beat an iconic road trip. With so much to see it’s hard to narrow down the best road trips in the world, but we gave it a try. There’s no formal ranking system here, these road trips are just from our personal experience and opinions. After all … Read More

How We Drove Across Africa for $300

Selling a car in Africa

A member of our family is gone. Yes, Charlie, our 1989 excellent Land Cruiser that we bought to get across Africa now has a new owner. We shared some unforgettable memories together – getting stranded in the Okavango Delta, a flash flood in Arusha, and straddling Zimbabwe and Zambia with nothing … Read More

15 Iceland Honeymoon Ideas To Consider For Ultimate Romance

honeymoon in Iceland

An Iceland honeymoon is sure to get you and your partner excited. The Nordic country may not have the beaches of Hawaii or the Bahamas, but it is so much more! Iceland is a land that is just waiting to be uncovered. Intimate hot springs, beautiful glaciers, majestic wildlife, and striking … Read More

The 11 Best Binoculars for a Safari in Africa

Vultures in the Masai Mara

Getting your gear packed for a safari and looking for the best binoculars for safari? Fantastic! You’re sure to observe fascinating African wildlife and create incredible memories in the process. Many people ask if they actually need safari binoculars in Africa, and all I can say is YES. Seriously picture … Read More

12 Reasons Why You Should Travel to the Faroe Islands

travel the faroe islands

Traveling to the Faroe Islands was like a dream. If you were to ask us what the most beautiful islands are in Europe are you wouldn’t get the answer you would expect. Well, maybe you have an idea from the title of this post, but we would definitely say the … Read More

Your Ultimate Guide to Skiing at Whistler

Skiing at Whistler

Skiing at Whistler has been on our bucket list for years. After moving to Canada last year we knew we couldn’t wait any longer to get to one of the most famous ski resorts in the entire world. We heard many good and bad things about Whistler Blackcomb, and knew … Read More

How to Plan a Safari in Africa • A Step by Step Guide

Hot to plan a safari

Planning an African safari can be a daunting task. Even when you use the advice of a good tour agent it is difficult to make certain decisions. We’ve been on over 30 safaris in Africa and we are often asked for advice on safaris in Africa. There are a number of … Read More

Six Best Zanzibar Beaches • Plus Zanzibar Beach Resort & Hotel Reviews

Zanzibar Beaches

Want to know what the best beaches in Zanzibar are? We spent three weeks beach hopping, drinking coconuts, sunbathing, and searching for the perfect Zanzibar beaches. Surrounded by soft white sand, a compelling atmosphere, and crystal clear water on the island there is no shortage of ideal beaches on this Tanzanian island. Some of … Read More



The former capital of Yugoslavia may not be filled with beautiful architecture, but there are plenty of fun things to do in Belgrade for all to enjoy. Belgrade is one of the most interesting capitals in Europe. The Balkan city has much more than first meets the eye. Once you delve … Read More