International Travel

How to Prepare & What to Expect While Hiking the Camino de Santiago

Hiking the Camino de Santiago in Northern Spain was an eye-opening, life-changing experience I’ll never forget.

If you’re considering embarking on a journey of your own, here’s how to best prepare and what you can expect along the way.

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How to Prepare for the Camino de Santiago in Northern Spain

The Camino de Santiago: Background & Context

For those of you who are just learning about the Camino de Santiago for the first time, I wanted to provide some background and historical context.

International Travel

Top Prague Instagram Spots: Hidden Gems

While Prague is filled with iconic photo spots, this city has so much to offer beyond the typical tourist traps. In fact, I’m about to prove that lesser known (but equally gorgeous) Prague Instagram spots are waiting around every corner.

If you’re looking for photo opportunities beyond the obvious, follow me off the beaten path to discover Prague’s most beautiful hidden gems.

International Travel

Top Prague Instagram Spots: Iconic Sights

While fairytale Prague may be somewhat “under the radar” in comparison to cosmopolitan Paris, it’s catching on quickly in the Instagram world. Considering that this city is a photographer’s dream, iconic Prague Instagram spots are not hard to come by.

So if you’re wondering where to go in Prague for those Insta-worthy shots, here’s some inspiration for your trip.

International Travel

7 Compelling Reasons to Solo Travel in Prague

When I first made the decision to solo travel in Prague, I was admittedly a little nervous. Since this was my first experience traveling alone, I had some reservations.

However, after my first solo adventure, I couldn’t recommend this city more. I never once felt isolated, unsafe, or bored as a solo female traveler.

Prague is one of the safest cities in Europe.

International Travel

What to Do & Where to Stay in the Prague Castle District

The peaceful Prague Castle District (Hradčany) is situated in Prague 1 and occupies an elevated position over the city.

This picturesque district is one of the city’s four quarters along with the Little Quarter (Malá Strana), the Old Town (Staré Město), and the New Town (Nové Město).

The Prague Castle District offers visitors striking views, hidden gems galore, and access to the world’s largest castle complex.

Travel Planning

How to Successfully Pitch Hotel Collaborations & Land Free Stays

As a travel blogger, every trip is essentially a “work trip,” regardless of if you’re getting paid, doing hotel collaborations, or fully funding your own travels.

Your career depends on documentation, whether it’s nailing Instagram shots, writing stellar blogs, recording drone footage, or a combination thereof.

So what if you could leverage your content creation skills and influence to promote hotels while also reducing travel costs?

International Travel

What to Expect While Visiting Bruges in Winter

Bruges, Belgium is one of the most well-preserved medieval European cities and commonly referred to as “The Venice of the North.” I was drooling over the picturesque houses, charming canals, and cobblestone streets when I first saw pictures of it online.

To experience the magical quality of Bruges in winter, I planned a trip with my husband for my January birthday.

International Travel

What to Do In & Around the 9th Arrondissement of Paris

One of the liveliest areas in all of Paris, the 9th arrondissement is commonly known for the impressive Palais Garnier – and for being a little risqué.

Home to the Moulin Rougue, funky restaurants, and more than its fair share of adult shops, this area is boldly unapologetic and highly refreshing.

Here’s a look at my favorite experiences from a short (yet memorable) stay in and around the 9th arrondissement.