Rainbow Mountain with Flashpackers Connect – A Review

rainbow mountain with flashpackers connect

Hiking Rainbow Mountain or Viniacunca Viniacunca (Seven colored mountain) or rainbow mountain is a mountain outside of Cusco near the Ausangate. Rainbow Mountain was discovered in 2015 because until recently, a thick layer of ice and snow covered the mountain. As temperatures rose, the snow and ice melted and revealed thick stripes of mineral deposits painted […]

Ride an open door Jack Harter Helicopter Tours in Hawaii

Jack Harter Helicopter Tours

If you’ve never been on an open-door helicopter ride, you MUST DO so. With Jack Harter Helicopter Tours. Specifically – on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. SERIOUSLY. I thought about going on a helicopter ride in Kauai when a friend told me about Jack Harter helicopter tours. It’s a helicopter ride but with the doors OFF. […]

Ouzoud Waterfalls: Rainbows and Monkeys in Morocco

Ouzoud Falls: Rainbows and Monkeys in Morocco

Visiting Ouzoud Waterfalls with rainbows and monkeys in Morocco. Spending November in Morocco was the best time for it considering the weather. It was hot by the coast and cooled down in the evenings with lots of easy breezes passing through. As soon as I got to Marrakech, I set my sights on finding a way […]

How I almost got kicked out of a Sex Ping Pong Show in Thailand

So – wanna know how I almost got kicked out of a sex ping pong show in Thailand? or actually in: PATTAYA: (prounced pat-tie-ya) − the undisputed sex capital of the world. First, Linda and I arrived early in the city and spent the daytime exploring + taking pictures like this: We found some charming + […]

Review Hike Maui Tours: A day chasing waterfalls

waterfalls with hike maui

If you’re into hiking like I am, you’re going to love going this post: Review Hike Maui Tours. Hike Maui Tours offers a few different hikes & packages (some include zip lining for example).  I ended up choosing the East Waterfalls hike – their most popular one on the Hike Maui Tour website. Making reservations […]

Photo Diary: Galapagos Islands with GAdventures

A few of the things Linda and I did during our fabulous trip to the Galapagos Islands with GAdventures: Traveled by speed boat around the islands of San Cristobal, Santa Cruz, and Isabela Island // Camped in the highlands of Santa Cruz Island with views towards the ocean // Visited the Charles Darwin Research Station […]

Hiking Hamama Waterfalls: When I ended up looking like elephant man

hiking hamama falls in hawaii

Hiking Hamama Falls in Hawaii (on Oahu) Note: Hamama Falls is not open to the public. It is illegal to hike this trail and to do so would be cause for citation or arrest. There is also a risk of falling boulders, landslides, and drowning….so if anything is wrong with you (physically, mentally, emotionally, don’t do […]

Shark Cage Diving with Hawaii Shark Encounters

Shark Cage Diving with hawaii shark encounters

I had no idea what I wanted to do in Hawaii except one thing – shark cage diving with Hawaii Shark Encounters. Despite being more or less a solo traveler, I’m rarely doing anything alone. Sometimes but rarely. It’s always been easy for me to meet another traveler, a family member in the area, or […]

A day at the North Shore in Hawaii

A day at the North Shore in Hawaii

I know. I’m a horrible wannabe travel blogger when this is the longest I’ve gone without an update. Apologies but Hawaii has kept me so busy! I had my cousin’s wedding, not to mention work, hiking at sunrise, shark cage diving, meeting other digital nomads,  and suntanning at the beach. So if you’re on Oahu, […]

Getting a Sak Yant by a Monk in Chiang Mai Thailand

Getting a magical Sak Yant by a Monk in Chiang Mai

My second time in Thailand (living there), I found myself with a burning desire to get a magical Sak Yant by a monk in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Last Updated: 7/13/2016 When you’re thinking of making a permanent change to your body, you should really think about it. Then put the idea away in the back of […]

Exploring an abandoned skyscraper in Bangkok: The Sathorn Unique Tower

The Sathorn Unique Tower aka Ghost Tower

The Sathorn Unique Tower (abandoned skyscraper) The first time I heard about the abandoned Sathorn Unique Tower in Bangkok was from fellow Travel Blogger Sabrina in her article at Just One Way Ticket. It sounded incredibly adventurous. The photos had me interested in going back to explore the building but I wasn’t sure when I’d ever make it back to […]

Racing around the Red Bull GRC DC

Last Saturday, I received a late night text from my friend Linda. Apparently, her, her husband and his friend Glynn had an extra ticket to Red Bull GRC DC or  Red Bull Global Rallycross Race or for the next day! + Something new & cool that I haven’t been to? + Involves professional race car drivers & […]

Greece: Sailing in Santorini

One activity we HAD to do was sailing in Santorini! After some researching via Google, I found Sprirdakos Sailing or Santorini yachts online. It is a family owned business and making reservations was super easy. I contacted them via email and promptly received a reply filled with all the information on their cruises and options. […]