15 Amazing Things to Do in Kyoto for First Timers

15 Amazing Things to Do in Kyoto for First Timers

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The Bamboo Forest in Arashiyama is one of the most popular spots in Kyoto. There were others on the same early morning train, and we thought surely there aren’t that many dedicated people who go before the sun rises. Since it’s a single walkway, we became friends with the other photographers taking turns getting the shots we wanted. Book a tour of the Arashiyama area here or a bike tour if you like riding. Getting Here: Saga-Arashiyama Station on the JR Sanin Line or Keifuku Arashiyama Line on the Keifuku Line
16 Legit Side Hustle Ideas: How to Make Extra Money Online

16 Legit Side Hustle Ideas: How to Make Extra Money Online

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People often ask us how we afford to travel, and truthfully the answer isn’t all that earth-shattering:We find creative ways to earn money so we have multiple income streams. We are very diligent about saving the money we do earn & prioritize what we spend it on. When looking for easy ways to earn money online, the tricky part can sometimes be finding out which gigs are legit and which ones are too good to be real (aka scams!). Whether you have a savings goal you’d like to reach, you’ve got travel on the mind (we feel you!) or you just want a little extra “padding” in your bank account, we’ve got you covered with some legitimate ways to earn money online fast.
17 Amazing Things To Do in Koh Lanta, Thailand

17 Amazing Things To Do in Koh Lanta, Thailand

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If you're looking for an island with a laidback vibe and plenty of things to do, Koh Lanta may be the perfect addition to your Thailand itinerary. With roads that are perfect for motorbike adventures, long and uncrowded beaches, secret spots to be explored and decent nightlife, it comes as no surprise that Koh Lanta is one of our favorite Thai islands. Related: Read all about our other favorite Thai island! What to Do in Koh LantaFrom adrenaline-pumping adventures to stunning viewpoints to sustainable activities, there are so many things to do in Koh Lanta. In this travel guide, we're sharing 17 amazing and unique things to do on Koh Lanta; plus our favorite restaurants, the best bars and the area to stay in.
20+ Countries and Countless Photos

20+ Countries and Countless Photos

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I have been to over 20 countries at this point and when you travel so much, you learn a thing or two! What are your “Trusty Three” travel items? What’s the weirdest thing you carry with you while traveling? The weirdest thing I carry with me might be my small dice games. The weirdest thing I’ve seen would have to be the Ostrich Pillow … hah!
17 Unforgettable Things to Do in Destin Florida This Year

17 Unforgettable Things to Do in Destin Florida This Year

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Pin1007 US-98, Destin, FL 32541, mapWater park lovers should head to Big Kahuna’s to check out its 40+ attractions. Buccaneer Pirate Cruise 100 Harbor Blvd Unit B, Destin, FL 32541, map If you had a time machine and could visit Destin in the past, the waters would be filled with pirates. 102 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541, mapIf you’re looking for something free to do, head to the Destin Harbor Boardwalk. Pin4251 Legendary Dr, Destin, FL 32541, mapUncle Buck’s transports you under the sea to a uniquely fun themed bowling experience. Golfing307 Kelly Plantation Dr, Destin, FL 32541, mapDestin is home to some beautiful golf courses.
26 Essential Travel Safety Tips You Need To Know

26 Essential Travel Safety Tips You Need To Know

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Research popular scamsWhile most scammers don’t necessarily put your safety in danger, it’s a good idea to try to avoid them so you don’t get ripped off. Know how to ask for helpAnother helpful thing to know is how to say “help me” in the local language. But in crowded places like markets, rallies and subways, wear your pack in front. And even if you don’t know where the heck you’re headed, act confident and fake it. If you don’t feel comfortable stopping and taking out your phone, it might be a good idea to walk into the nearest café.
32 Creative Travel Photography Tips for Beginners

32 Creative Travel Photography Tips for Beginners

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But the worst thing is when they come out blurry, blown out, or just not all that exciting to look at. If you want to learn how to take better pictures on your travels around the world, this article is packed with everything you need to improve your photography skills. Each place has taught me something different and has truly made me a better photographer. I'm far from perfect and I'm certainly still growing, but I want to share what I've learned along the way with you. Whether you’re a total beginner or you know your way around a camera, the practical tips and easy photography hacks in this article will show you how to take your travel pictures from average to amazing.
43 Absolute Best Things to Do in Chiang Mai

43 Absolute Best Things to Do in Chiang Mai

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We decided long ago that we will not knowingly contribute to attractions that exploit people or animals while traveling. We hope this information helps you formulate your own opinion about visiting some controversial sites on your travels. As with any controversial issue, research the subject, and formulate your own opinion so you can make a socially-responsible decision. Elephant TrekkingMany of the treks advertised in Chiang Mai include an elephant ride. Our advice would be to do a little research and decide where you stand on this topic.
9 Amazing Things to Do in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

9 Amazing Things to Do in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

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Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park comprises of 12 out of the 48 mile-long canyon of the Gunnison River. PinThe South Rim is the most established part of the park with plenty of pullouts and short hikes. 9 THINGS TO DO IN BLACK CANYON OF THE GUNNISON NATIONAL PARK1. Pro Tip: The South Rim has easier hikes and the North Rim has longer and more strenuous hikes. The Gunnison River is the 5th steepest mountain descent river in North America.
9 Things You Can’t Miss at Arches National Park

9 Things You Can’t Miss at Arches National Park

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Arches National Park has over 2,000 natural stone arches and the world-famous Delicate Arch. Pin9 RAD THINGS TO DO IN ARCHES NATIONAL PARK1. Hike a TrailWhether you want to do a 15-minute stroll or a longer day hike, Arches is a great park for hiking. Pro-Tips For Visiting Arches National ParkThe park can get really crowded during the summer. Click Here For Best Prices and Hotel ReviewsHave you tried horseback riding through a national park?
A Digital Nomad with 6 Years on the Road

A Digital Nomad with 6 Years on the Road

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I am still a freelancer, and my primary client at the moment is Bluffworks, a men’s travel clothing company. Yogo Ultralight Travel Yoga Mat and Manduka Yogitoes Towel: I have been practicing yoga for about 10 years now, and I did a yoga teacher training with my mom in India. Traveling all the time makes fitness routines hard, and yoga is one of the few things I can do basically anywhere. Between living + working abroad after college and my 3+ years of traveling + working remotely now, I’ve spent about 6 years out of the country and on the road. I wrote a book with a traveler friend of mine called The Digital Nomad Survival Guide that is aimed at giving people all the practical knowledge they’d need to travel while working remotely (or just generally helpful travel planning).
A Map Of Wireless Passwords From Airports And Lounges Around The World (Updated Regularly)

A Map Of Wireless Passwords From Airports And Lounges Around The World (Updated Regularly)

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The difficulty of getting online is why I asked you for and created an always-up-to-date list of airport wireless passwords around the world . Recently, reader Zach made a great suggestion that will make it easier for you to search, add, and keep up with this airport wireless password list. The Map Of Airport Wireless PasswordsBelow is a regularly updated map of all the airport wireless and lounge passwords you send and I come across on my travels. If you get any lounge passwords or for other access points, please leave a comment on this post or email me directly. Please don’t forget to send me any airport or lounge wireless passwords you come across from anywhere in the world!