North America, USA

Seattle’s Most Scenic Day Trips for the Nature Lover

A quick google search of ‘Things to do in Seattle’ reveals that there is no mystery as to why Seattle is nicknamed the Emerald City. Seattle is green almost year round with its ever-present evergreens and plethora of other trees, shrubs, ferns, moss, and wildflowers that thrive in the region year round. Whether the skies […]

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The best (and worst) places to stay in New York…

When we first started planning our trip to New York we were totally and completely overwhelmed. Everything feels so spread out and it can feel impossible to work out where you should stay and where you should avoid. After visiting, we got a much better sense for the different areas, where we wish we’d stayed […]

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27 of the best places to eat in Portland, Oregon

Portland is a food-lovers paradise, a destination buzzing with energy and excitement around food. There’s a huge focus on seasonal, fresh and local produce as well as sustainable and ethical food practices. This means the food not only tastes better it’s better for you and the environment. Wonderfully, there’s a big focus on vegetarian, vegan […]

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North America, USA

26 Awesome things you absolutely must do in Portland, Oregon

Huge street murals, adorning the sides of otherwise normal buildings, bright and bold. Artisanal coffee shops serving house-made dairy-free milk and organic chocolate. Locally sourced, homemade, fair trade, sustainable and eco-friendly wares. Creative cooks, dedicated to the perfection of a single cuisine alongside innovators, brewers, distillers, artists and master craftsmen. Portland is a truly unique […]

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10 Reasons to fall head over heels in love with Alaska

Arriving in Alaska, you can actually feel the air around you being refreshed by photosynthesis. Surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains blanketed with lush green vegetation, the feeling is unavoidable. With every breath that you feel fill your lungs, you sense an equal and opposite breath filling the cells of the flora that proliferates around you. […]

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North America, USA, What to pack

What to pack for a trip to Portland, Oregon

Before heading to Portland, my first visit, I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I kept reading the famous slogan, “Keep Portland Weird,” and it added many layers of confusion to my pre-departure planning, especially when it came to packing. I got the sense it wasn’t a super ‘fancy’ place, but I couldn’t quite grasp […]

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North America, USA

12 Incredible instagram-worthy spots in New York

Few places spark wanderlust quite like New York. The lure of Central Park, the charm of the iconic skyline and that feeling of magic when you walk through the streets, discovering hidden gems around each corner. I fell in love with New York the second I caught a glimpse of it from the plane window, […]

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