Costa Rica

Secrets of Samara

Hey guys! So I have to say I wasn’t holding out any hopes for Costa Rica. All the research I did lead me to believe that it was overcrowded, expensive and touristy (three things I try to avoid like the plague). As a result, I planned on staying longer in three locations to cut costs… Continue reading Secrets of Samara

Travel Tips

How To Ditch Fast Fashion And Pack Like A Minimalist Part 2

Hey there! Last week I was in a rage over fast fashion and I went over some ways to combat this monster of an industry. Today I'm going to talk about how to find a style that reflects you and how this is KEY to packing like a minimalist. (See how I said “like”?) You… Continue reading How To Ditch Fast Fashion And Pack Like A Minimalist Part 2

Travel Tips, Uncategorized

How To Ditch Fast Fashion And Pack Like A Minimalist (at the same time)

Hey there! Can we talk about fast fashion for a second? Cheap retailers like h&m and forever 21 offer clothing prices that just cannot be beat. I mean 7$ for a t-shirt and 20$ jeans? Who wouldn't go for that. I'm here to tell you all about fast fashion, why it's bad, how you can… Continue reading How To Ditch Fast Fashion And Pack Like A Minimalist (at the same time)

Nepal, Uncategorized

Pokhara – A Perfect Paradise

Every good trekker who goes to Nepal has heard of Pokhara, whether you’re planning on doing the Annapurna circuit, Poon Hill trek or you’re relaxing after EBC, you have to go to Pokhara. This town is located in the west of Nepal, about an 8-hour bus ride from Kathmandu. Don't worry if busses aren't your… Continue reading Pokhara – A Perfect Paradise

Nepal

The Commercialization of Everest Base Camp

October 3rd, 2018 After a long day of trekking, we dropped our bags in Gorakshep and hit the trail again to make it to EBC before the sunset. The trail was long and chilly, the greenery and views had long fallen away back in Tengboche. All that was left was snow-capped mountains and grey rocks.… Continue reading The Commercialization of Everest Base Camp

Travel Tips

How In The Hell Do I Afford To Travel So Much?

Hey there! Beware this is a dry (less visual) post compared to my previous topics but I honestly get this question A LOT and it needs explaining! An interesting conversation with my mom the other day sparked an idea for a blog post. She was humming and hawing over whether or not to buy a new… Continue reading How In The Hell Do I Afford To Travel So Much?