The Ultimate Road Trip Packing List: 50+ Road Trip Essentials You Need

Road in Ireland surrounded by trees on either side--you'll see plenty of views like this during your 10 day Ireland road trip!

There’s just something about packing for a road trip: flights and trains can certainly be exciting, but road trips signal, perhaps more than any other mode of transportation, that an adventure is coming–and it all starts with putting together the perfect road trip packing list and carefully loading the car. Road trips are one of … Read more

The Ultimate Packing List for Ireland (+ What to Wear!)

Kate Storm standing on a pebble beach on Dingle Peninsula, Ireland. Minard Castle is behind her. This is a great example of what to wear in Ireland!

Ireland is an absolutely phenomenal place to travel, but its famously temperamental weather and the sheer variety of available things to do can make putting together the perfect packing list for Ireland a bit tricky–especially if you want to avoid lugging around extra gear! We’ve now spent more than a month exploring Ireland in-depth over … Read more

The Ultimate Packing List for Europe: Summer Edition

Photo of the island of Capri being approached by boat. You can see the sea at the bottom of the photo. Capri is an iconic destination to keep in mind when putting together your packing list for Europe summer!

Beautiful beaches, fashionable cities, epic national parks, blooming flowers: there’s a lot to love about summer in Europe, but when it comes to planning a packing list for Europe, summer weather can make things a little difficult! The good news? No bulky coats required. The bad news? Scorching weather, multiple countries with different standards of … Read more

The Ultimate Packing List for Italy

Best Day Trips from Bologna: View of Verona

Putting together a packing list for Italy can be a daunting task–especially for a first visit! Italy is one of the most fashionable countries in the world, it’s full of gorgeous views that you’ll likely want to be photographed with, and–to complicate things a bit–the weather and topography vary dramatically, from sizzling summer beaches in … Read more

What to Pack for Colombia: Ultimate Colombia Packing List

view of the water in tayrona national park colombia, as seen when living out of a backpack

Lounging on stunning Caribbean beaches, taking on mountainous hikes, exploring the muddy Cocora Valley, chasing waterfalls, exploring the nightlife in the fashionable “city of eternal spring” in Medellin… Colombia’s list of attractions is a mile long, but the sheer variety of things to do and climates to experience means that deciding what to pack for … Read more

The Ultimate Packing List for Europe: Fall Edition

View of Orvieto Cathedral from Torre del Moro: How to Choose to Visit Italy or France

Here’s a not-so-secret fact about us: fall is our favorite time to travel in Europe. Crunching leaves, changing colors, the wine and olive oil harvests, dissipating crowds, cozy clothes, and cooling temperatures: traveling to Europe during autumn is absolutely fantastic, and you couldn’t ask for a better time to plan a trip. Heading off on … Read more

How to Have a Fun Weekend in Baltimore: Itinerary + Tips

historic brick buildings in baltimore fells point neighborhood, one of the best places to visit during a weekend in baltimore itinerary

Crab cakes, water views, excellent museums, and a heavy dose of American history: these are just a few things you’ll find when spending a delightful weekend in Baltimore, Maryland! Less touristed than nearby cities like Washington DC or Philadelphia, but incredibly interesting in its own right, spending a couple of days in Baltimore makes for … Read more

Greece in 7 Days: Itinerary Ideas for Island Hopping + Beyond

view of whitewashed village on santorini with sea in the background, one of the best itinerary for greece in 7 days travel destinations

Hoping to discover Greece in 7 days? With only a week in Greece, you have your work cut out to design the perfect Greece itinerary for you! Unlike many countries where there’s a fairly typical first-timers route to follow, Greece’s 227 islands and captivating mainland mean that there are truly infinite Greek itineraries at your … Read more

The Ultimate 3 Day Weekend in Asheville Itinerary

looking glass falls, a fun stop during a 3 day weekend in asheville itinerary

Planning a long weekend in Asheville itinerary? You’re in for a fantastic experience! Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, the beautiful city of Asheville, NC is one of the best weekend getaways on the East Coast, packing everything from world-class cuisine to mountain views to waterfall hikes to nearly 40 breweries … Read more

21 Best Things to Do in Moab, Utah

faux falls, one of the best things to do in moab utah

Laid-back, charming, and full of stunning desert scenery, the small town of Moab, Utah is one of the best bases for outdoor adventure in the Southwest. The sheer variety of fun things to do in Moab is enough to fill several vacation itineraries! Situated next door to both Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park, … Read more

19 Stunning Southwest Road Trip Itinerary Ideas (+ Tips!)

winding road through a rocky landscape on a usa southwest road trip itinerary

There may be no other region in the USA quite as otherworldly as the American Southwest. And there is absolutely no better way to appreciate that magnificent beauty than via an epic Southwest road trip itinerary! Unfortunately, for most of us, there’s no way to encapsulate the full magnificence of the region on a single … Read more

The Ultimate Europe Bucket List: 75 Fun Things to Do in Europe

view of park guell in barcelona spain, a top europe bucket list travel destination

Curious about the best things to do in Europe–and wondering what exactly to put on your personal Europe bucket list? We have you covered! We’ve been traveling Europe for years, and every day, week, and month spent traversing the continent seems to result in us crossing several experiences and destinations of our personal European bucket … Read more