Tag: Nature

32 Things I Miss About Hawaii, and 3 Things I Don’t

32 Things I Miss About Hawaii, and 3 Things I Don’t

Hawaii will always be my home. It’s where I grew up, made my first friends, went to high school, and therefore remains a significant part of my complex cultural identity. I can’t believe it’s been so long, but I left Hawaii over seven years ago! […]

Gola di Gorropu, the Hidden Gem of Sardinia

Gola di Gorropu, the Hidden Gem of Sardinia

Visitors to Sardinia often spend their entire vacation on the coast and completely overlook Gola di Gorropu. Luckily, I was staying in Cala Gonone, not too far from Gola di Gorropu and I decided to skip a day at the beach and head inland for […]

6 Travel Destinations Famous on Social Media

6 Travel Destinations Famous on Social Media

Let’s be honest, all of us follow at least one travel account and dream of visiting some of the gorgeous destinations showcased, I definitely have. Some places look absolutely amazing and have caught the attention of travelers across the globe, now on many bucket lists. Let’s […]

Girona: Exploring the Spring Flower Festival, Temps de Flors

Girona: Exploring the Spring Flower Festival, Temps de Flors

The Temps de Flors (Time of Flowers) festival in Girona is held every year in May for two weekends. The old part of the city (Barri Vell) is transformed with beautiful flower displays and homages to Mother Nature and the spring season. My favorite part […]

Where to Get Away From it All: Haleakalā, The Quietest Natural Place on Earth

Where to Get Away From it All: Haleakalā, The Quietest Natural Place on Earth

2016 marks the 100th anniversary of Haleakalā National Park on the Hawaiian island of Maui. There really is no better feeling than leaving the busy city streets behind and heading up a dormant volcano to catch the worlds most beautiful sunrise and breathe in the crisp […]

Hiking the Camino de Ronda, Costa Brava

Hiking the Camino de Ronda, Costa Brava

Costa Brava isn’t named the ‘Rugged Coast’ for nothing! The coastline here is pocketed with relaxing little beach towns, sandy coves and rocky cliff faces. The Camino de Ronda coastal trail spans over 200 km (125 miles) past beautiful beach towns like Tossa de Mar […]