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Thailand Island Hopping Guide: Phuket + Phi Phi Islands

Reading Time: 16 minutes Pristine sand. Crystal-blue waters. Rugged mountains dotting the landscape. When you go to Thailand, island hopping is an absolute must. There are few places in the world where you’ll see such stunning views, and none are paralleled by the budget options in Thailand. Here is my advice for what to expect on your own west …

Where to Stay in Puerto Rico: Hilton Review

Reading Time: 6 minutes I’ll preface this by saying I am not much of a hotel person. I’m partial to Airbnb and experiences steeped in local realness. However, staying in Hilton properties during my Puerto Rico vacation was a welcome change from how I normally travel. I was with my grandma for this trip, and she’s loyal to the …

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Review of Royal Caribbean: 3-Day Cruise in the Bahamas

Reading Time: 3 minutes My sophomore year of college, I had just returned to the States from Costa Rica. By the time spring break rolled around, I was craving another adventure where the temps were higher, and the palm trees abundant. We ultimately chose a cruise, and I’ll review our experience with Royal Caribbean in this post! I mentioned …

Barcelona Sightseeing Guide + Insider Tips

Reading Time: 4 minutes There’s something about the city where you study abroad. Something special, that you’ll never forget. My fondest memories from my undergrad experience took place in the city of Gaudí, tapas, and FC Barça. Read on to hear about my favorite spots for sightseeing in Barcelona, the most magical place in the world! Parc Güell The …