My first trip to Miami was incredibly peaceful but filled with art, food, and adventure. There were several places I visited that were worth the experience. It rained every day during my Miami stay except the very last day, but the rain just opened doors to explore a lot of food, art, and indoor activities. If you need a few things to do during your … Continue reading Art, Food, and Adventures in Miami, Florida for the Visitors
Look for souvenirs outside the gift shop. When traveling, try to avoid gift shops when purchasing souvenirs. There will be unique and original findings when visiting street vendors and random stores you come across while traveling. Looking for original art became a thing for me when I took my first international trip to Europe. While visiting Europe, my goal was to find an original art … Continue reading 4 Things You Must Do When Traveling
Spring is just around the corner, and an excellent destination to visit is the Carolinas. The Carolinas comprise of two states – North and South Carolina – located in the southeastern United States along the coast. There are areas well-known for the natural beauty and southern hospitality in these southern states. Here are five must-see spring locations in the Carolinas: Five Must-See Spring Locations in … Continue reading Five Must-See Spring Locations in the Carolinas by Kelsey T.
If you love water, sunny skies, and exploring beautiful places, then an island vacation may be just what the doctor ordered for you. Don’t have a passport? Fear not! There are plenty of exciting places in the United States that you can visit without one. There are well over a hundred islands covering over at least 20 square miles each across the country. With so … Continue reading Top 5 Island Getaways that do not require a passport for U.S. travelers by Kelsey T.
For anyone who wants to enjoy a quiet moment and get away from their day-to-day hustle and bustle, Historic Yates Mill County Park is the place. The park is very calming, with a lot of history located in Raleigh, North Carolina.
My first adventure to Costa Rica was with Under 30 Experiences ( U30X) which was unforgettable and an almost indescribable feeling. Because I decided to travel with U30X, all the planning was done for me, I meet new people, and I was able to awaken the emotions/feelings that I have been sleeping on. The travel company took all of the stress and tasks away from … Continue reading Under 30 Experiences Fueled My Life
Before we go over the itinerary that Sam and I used, I’d like to give five general tips about traveling to Mexico City too.
The weather is mostly mild and sunny year-round, but the altitude (over 7000 ft above sea level) means it’s windy, and sudden storms can take you by surprise— bring easy layers and comfortable tennis shoes.
Don’t try to dress down here. By all means, wear whatever you please, but know that Mexico City is very well dressed, basically everywhere. The only place I didn’t see blazers was hiking Teotihuacan’s pyramids.
Many restaurants are wonderful here, but the magic is in the carts. Almost every street cart and bodega is making delicious, fresh meats and tortas. You’ll see tents full of suited lunch break bankers sitting on plastic stools huddled over a plate of steaming al pastor tacos. Trust these tents, and walk up to them as often, if not more than you would Yelp a place first.
We walked nearly everywhere, but this is a massive city. Continue reading “Must See Mexico City: 10 Days in a Culture Capital by Danna Sweidan”
When traveling, I tend to put so much junk into my bag because I always think when I don’t pack something, I will need it. Therefore, when I travel, I have to think of things I will need and things I can do without. When traveling by flight, you become limited on what can go into a carry-on or personal item; shout out to TSA … Continue reading What’s In My Travel Bag
As someone who loves to travel, I have never flown on an airplane. I have traveled by car, charter bus, and greyhound to various locations. So far, I had the opportunity to visit Jamestown, Richmond, and Petersburg, Virginia, Wilmington, Tabor City, and Pembroke, North Carolina, Orlando and Jacksonville, Florida, Lacombe, and New Orleans, Louisiana, Atlanta, Augusta, and Savannah, Georgia, and Columbia, Charleston, Hilton Head, Florence, … Continue reading First flight to new york city, the big apple