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

15 Beautiful US National Parks to Visit in Winter (+ Tips!)

Arch in Arches NP with a sun flare and snow on the ground. arches in winter usa national parks to visit

Snow-capped mountains, turquoise beaches, or otherworldly deserts–regardless of which one of these options sounds like the perfect winter getaway, one of these beautiful US national parks to visit in winter is for you! With 62 parks to choose from, the US national park system is incredibly diverse, offering magnificent winter getaways to travelers looking to … Read more

Amsterdam in December: 11 Things to Do + Travel Tips!

Kate Storm and Jeremy Storm wearing winter coats on the edge of a canal in Amsterdam in December, facing each other

Planning a trip to Amsterdam in December means contending with less-than-ideal weather–but also fewer crowds and plenty of festive holiday cheer! If you’re considering a December trip to Amsterdam, here’s everything you need to know, from what kind of weather to expect to the best things to do in Amsterdam in winter. Typical December Weather … Read more

31 Magical Christmas Markets in Europe

Cologne German Christmas Market at night as seen from above with red roofs of stalls prominent. Cologne hosts one of the best european christmas markets

A European Christmas market trip is a bucket list vacation for many–and for good reason! It’s hard to imagine a more festive way to celebrate the holiday season than by sipping hot mugs of gluhwein in the cold winter air, shopping for hand-crafted ornaments and gifts at beautifully decorated stalls, or snacking on classic Christmas … Read more

The Perfect 7 Day Slovenia Road Trip Itinerary

Bled Island in the center of Lake Bled in Slovenia, a must-see during a Slovenia road trip itinerary

Slovenia may be a tiny country, but it is, above all else, an intensely beautiful one. This Slovenia itinerary will show you the absolute best highlights of the country on a fun Slovenia road trip! Slovenia is one of our favorite countries to road trip in Europe: its small size combined with its wildly diverse … Read more

35 Best Cities to Visit in Europe (Bucket List for City Lovers!)

Nyhavn Harbor on a sunny day in Copenhagen Denmark, one of the best cities to visit in Europe

A complex, interesting, beautiful city is among the most remarkable kinds of places we can experience in our lifetimes, and there’s no doubt that the best cities to visit in Europe rank among the absolute best in the world. There’s something magical about cities: the best ones have a life all their own, made up … Read more