Why Spain is perfect for solo travel

Thinking about your next solo adventure? Here are 5 Reasons Spain is a great destination, especially for the lone female traveler. The Culture Spaniard’s are great. In general everyone is super helpful. Spain has a relaxed and friendly culture. The bus drivers are a little grumpy, but they still help point you in the right direction….

5 Reasons European’s Dislike American’s

Americans are often regarded as Europe’s red neck cousin. Have you ever wondered culturally what we do that’s so offensive. Below is a short list of explanations of how we earned that endearing reputation. Manners  American culture is rooted in a me first attitude. We are raised with a desire to be unique or set…

15 Reasons to visit Guatemala

Longing to visit Europe, but can’t afford the expensive flights and euro conversion rates? Founded in 1524 Antigua Guatemala is a UNESECO World Heritage Site. Antigua is famous for its Spanish Baroque architecture and cobble stone streets. Here’s 15 reasons why its one of my favorite destinations. Take A Walking Tour The architecture in Antigua is spectacular. Even…

Living among the Maya

  Living Among the Maya The best two years of my life were spent volunteering in the Toledo District of Belize in Central America. I worked with deaf children and their families. The area often called the Mayan Mountains are inhabited mostly with native Kekchi and Mopan Maya speakers. Mayans make up about 10% of…

Become a Sustainable Traveler

What is sustainable travel? Social Media covers a wide variety of travel styles. Terms like ecotourism often encompass a form of tourism involving the preservation of natural areas. Sustainable tourism on the other hand encompasses more. Responsible tourism practices involve educating travelers on how to  preserve local communities. These behaviors directly benefit the economic development…