Central America

Belize 101 – Ambergris Caye for First Timers

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Ambergris Caye is the largest island in Belize. It’s about 25-miles long and a mile wide. It has a 190-mile long barrier reef which makes it’s the second largest “living” reef in the world. If you’re traveling to Belize (San Pedro on Ambergris Caye to be exact) and you’re not sure where to start, let […]

Czech Republic

Prague in 2 Days: What to See, Do, and Eat

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Prague, the Czech Republic’s largest city, is filled with Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque architecture, stunning churches, and all the beer you can drink. The city is easy to navigate via metros, trams, and buses but for the most part, you can see a lot on foot. Of course, you won’t see ALL of Prague in 2 […]


The Beginner’s Guide to Tokyo on a Budget

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Tokyo, Japan is a vibrant city with a population of 9+ million people. It’s a city that sprawls upward instead of outward due to the limited space and throngs of people. In one building, you can find a clothing store, restaurant, nightclub, pharmacy, a Karaoke bar, and several floors of residential apartments. There isn’t one thing […]


thredUP: Not Your Mom’s Consignment Shop

I talk a lot about “seeing more and spending less” and today is no different. If you’ve seen my Instagram feed or pictures on the blog, you’ll notice I don’t have a ton of style. Yes, I outed myself as “style-challenged”. To be honest, I don’t do much shopping because I want to spend all […]


Top 5 Beaches and Islands in the Philippines

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If you’re looking for a tropical getaway, look no further than the Philippines. With over 7,000 islands spanning 115,000 square miles, the Philippines is truly paradise on earth. Unfortunately, with all those islands it can be difficult to choose a destination.  Luckily, there are tons of Vacation packages for the Philippines to get you started on your […]