What's in my carry on

What’s in my carry on

Summer is coming! And here’s to guessing you’ll probably be getting on an airplane sometime in the next few months. I’ve been taking lots of short little trips around, so I’ve got my carry on/personal item packing down to a science. So when I say “carry on” I’m talking about the bag you have with you on the plane that…

A Hipster's Guide to Joshua Tree

A Hipster’s Guide to Joshua Tree

Springtime in the desert is a magical time, the temperature is just about perfect as it’s not too unbearably hot yet and all the desert plants are in bloom. Joshua Tree National Park itself is beautiful and has such a unique landscape and the surrounding towns are quirky and cool. To enjoy this beautiful desert oasis you can either camp…

Top 5 Graduation Trip Destinations

Top 5 Graduation Trip Destinations

Graduation season is upon us! And if you’ve got senioritis maybe you should plan a trip (but also keep studying!). The time after you finish school and before you join the real working world is an amazing time and the perfect opportunity to go somewhere you’ve never been. The trip I took after graduating from college was one of the…

A Hipster's Guide to Dubrovnik

A Hipster’s Guide to Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is probably the first place you think of when you hear Croatia. It’s become one of the most popular destinations on the Mediterranean Sea and in Croatia in recent years. Honestly it’s pretty easy to see why, the old town, an Unesco World Heritage site, has a beautiful and unique old world charm. And for all those Game of…

4 badass Yosemite hikes

4 Badass Yosemite Hikes

Spring is in full swing in the Sierras and it’s got me thinking about getting outside and getting hiking! Yosemite is one of the most beautiful national parks in the Sierra’s making it’s hiking pretty spectacular. Most people know about the popular hikes like Half Dome, the Mist Trail, and Yosemite Falls, but if you are looking for something a…

Explore Hvar by Scooter

Explore Hvar by Scooter

When we were planning our trip to Croatia a friend told us “you absolutely have to go to Hvar, it’s amazing!”. No truer words have ever been said. Hvar is a beautiful gem of an island in the Adriatic Sea. Whether you are just going for a day trip from the mainland or spending a good amount of time there…

How I Quit My Job To Travel

How I Quit My Job To Travel

Quitting your job to travel sounds like the dream huh? Getting to walk out of your poorly lit office and jump on a plane to a beautiful tropical beach sounds like something out of a movie doesn’t it? Yeah well, it is. In my experience real life does not go down like that. But full time travel, or even part…

48 Hours in Split Croatia

48 Hours in Split Croatia

Croatia is becoming a more popular European destination every year and it’s easy to see why. It’s got beautiful coastlines, historic cities, and is relatively inexpensive compared to the rest of western Europe. Split is Croatia’s second largest city and is located on a peninsula jutting out into the Adriatic Sea making it both a destination in itself and an…