USA 2K17 – Accommodation

I’ve previously mentioned that when traveling I like to stay in hotels whenever possible. In my last post, I also mentioned that due to a wedding, I would be heading to the USA in peak season and therefore doing my first full trip* in youth hostels. *okay, it’s 90% youth hostels. I did spring for […]

Location Guide: Two Days in Hanoi

We started our current trip to Vietnam with three nights and two full days in Hanoi. Hanoi, located in the north of the country, is known for its crazy traffic, French influence and Old Quarter in which questionable electrical wires dominate the landscape. Attractions:  Ho Chi Minh Complex One of the main attractions in Hanoi […]

Location Guide: Anaheim

When most people think of Disneyland, they think LA. The resort is actually located in Anaheim, about half an hour south of LA, and a much more convenient place to base yourself if you’re planning on spending more than a day in the parks (or want to explore a different area!). How to get there: On […]

So why don’t you backpack?

As I briefly mentioned in my earlier post, I’m not a fan of backpacking or staying in youth hostels. I have lots of friends who swear by the experience, but they’re just not for me, and you shouldn’t feel like they’re your only option when traveling by yourself either! I choose not to backpack because […]