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How To Buy Gold at the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul

Buying gold in Turkey, especially gold jewelry, is gaining massive popularity right now with the amazing conversion rate against the declining Turkish Lira and the ability for consumers to purchase directly from sellers without a middleman. Personally, I’m getting tired of wasting my money on cheap costume jewelry that will start to tarnish and break …

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The Perfect 3-Day Istanbul Itinerary

Istanbul. Some visitors will only breeze through on an extended layover, while other tourists will end up staying a lifetime. But if you only have 72-hours to explore the sky-high minarets, blood orange sunsets over the Mediterranean, and the hustle and bustle of Ottoman-era Bazaars, we’ve got the perfect itinerary for you. Many visitors to …

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Barcelona: 10 Things Travelers Need to Know Before Visiting

Booked your flight and getting ready for an adventure to Barcelona, Spain? Saying that this capital city of the Catalan region is filled with culture is a bit of an understatement. From architectural wonders to world-class art, Barcelona is a must for any travel bucket list. And beyond the fascinating history, culture, and art…comes the …

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Oaxaca: 10 Things Travelers Need to Know Before Visiting

Oaxaca (pronounced wa-ha-ka) is also known as Oaxaca de Juarez, the capital city of Oaxaca state in Mexico. The city is steeped in history that starts along those cobblestone roads of Centro and into the narrow streets of the city where boutique cafes, restaurants, art galleries, inviting parks, and dimly lit mezcalerias are lurking around …

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Cartagena, Colombia: 10 Things Travelers Need to Know Before Visiting

Get lost in Old Town, sample streetside empanadas in Getsemani, and dance cumbia til dawn before heading off on a boat tour to explore the bay and nearby islands…these are just some of the adventures to be had in Cartagena, Colombia. A gorgeous and historic coastal city along Colombia’s Caribbean coast, in Cartagena you’ll be …

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El Salvador: 10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting

El Salvador as a travel destination is quickly gaining momentum and it’s no surprise why.  You’ve heard of those notorious chicken buses, the mouth-watering pupusas, and picture perfect volcanoes just waiting to be climbed? El Salvador has it all.  We’ve covered all of the basics when it comes to things to know before visiting El …

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4 Incredible Off The Beaten Path Destinations In Brazil

Few places are as massively popular, yet oddly mysterious as Brazil. Rio may be a dream destination for millions, but not that many tourists dare venture into the lesser-known parts of the country. Luckily, we know just how surprising it can be, and have selected 4 incredible Off The Beaten Path destinations in Brazil that …

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Qatar: Top 10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting

Qatar, a peninsula on the shores of the Persian Gulf is a travel destination filled with things to do and experience. Don’t know much about Qatar but feeling curious about what a trip would be like there? With the World Cup approaching in November 2022, we’re sure many of y’all are wondering what it’s like. …

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Antalya, Turkey: Top 10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting

Antalya isn’t just a city – it’s a region along most of Turkey’s Mediterranean coast that is quickly becoming everyone’s favorite playground. For starters, the region’s seaside location makes for mild winters (but expect lots of rain) and warm, balmy summers. With Antalya’s (relatively) lower cost of living and lots to see and do, now …

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6 Reasons Why Cyprus Will Become The Next Trendy Destination For Travelers

Mediterranean islands are commonly associated with beach getaways, translucent, teal waters and breathtaking sunsets, and they usually compete with each other for the title of leading summer destination every year. There’s just too many to name, and we’re sure you’ve heard all about Ibiza, Santorini, Mallorca, Malta and the like… But what about the Eastern …

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Italy Launches Campaign To Promote 1000 Off The Beaten Path Destinations

Italy has become a very popular destination for summer vacations, especially for Americans. A recent report published by Airbnb revealed that US travelers are highly interested in visiting destinations like Venice, Capri, and Florence this year. The Italian government is aware of the popularity of the country for international travelers, and —while it helps the …

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Portugal: Top 10 Things Travelers Need to Know Before Visiting

From long-term travelers, newbie digital nomads, retirees, and so many more, everyone seems to be flocking to Portugal. And truthfully, it’s no surprise why. This coastal country’s laid-back lifestyle, delicious food, (relative) affordability, are just some of the reasons why Portugal currently has a lot of appeal for international travelers. Want to find out more …

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