Bled or Bohinj: Which Slovenian Lake to Visit?

Assumption of Maria Church on Bled Island

Are you looking to visit some natural sites in Slovenia and don’t know if Lake Bled or Bohinj is the right choice for you? Well, you’ve come to the right place. You would be forgiven for thinking that Lake Bled is the only lake worth visiting in Slovenia. Because of how pervasive photos of this iconic lake are in all media about Slovenia, it’s easy to not even realise that … Read More

Things to Do in Bohinj: A One-Day Itinerary

Peaceful Lake Bohinj

If I had to pick a favourite place that I’ve visited in Slovenia, it would be Lake Bohinj. As Slovenia’s largest lake, it often gets outshined by picture-perfect Bled, however, there are so many things to do in Bohinj that it is very much worth dedicating at least one full day to visiting this beautiful Alpine lake. Planning to spend one day in Bohinj or simply going for a Bohinj … Read More

Things to Do in Saguaro National Park: A 1 to 2-Day Itinerary

Beautiful Saguaro National Park

Saguaro National Park is a desert hiker’s paradise and a great National Park to visit in the winter when you are in desperate need of some sunshine and outdoor adventure. There are many things to do in Saguaro National Park, namely the 165 miles of hiking trails to view the Sonoran Desert’s most iconic plant: the giant saguaro. No matter how long your Saguaro National Park itinerary, you’ll want to … Read More

The Ultimate One Day in Canyonlands National Park Itinerary

The Needles in Canyonlands National Park

With a vast area of more than 250,000 acres of crimson sandstone rock formations, sagebrush-lined drainage gullies, and wide-open desert landscapes, Canyonlands National Park is one of the true natural wonders of the continental United States. Confronted by so much explorable wilderness, travelers might think it would be hard to spend just one day in Canyonlands National Park and not feel rushed. This isn’t exactly true, however, as Canyonlands—like nearby … Read More

The Ultimate One Day in Crater Lake Itinerary

Beautiful Crater Lake

Spending one day at Crater Lake is filled with outdoor exploration and natural history. The lake’s disruptive past left visitors with vibrant blue waters, beautiful scenery, and geological history that make a fantastic Crater Lake day trip. Crater Lake has been a national park since 1902 and it is the only national park in Oregon. It was created when Mount Mazama blew its top almost 8,000 years ago, leaving behind … Read More

The Perfect Lake Bled Day Trip from Ljubljana

Beautiful Lake Bled

Are you planning a Lake Bled day trip from Ljubljana? Well, you’ve come to the right place. There are few places in Slovenia as iconic as Lake Bled. Known for its picturesque alpine setting, charming island church and imposing cliffside castle, Lake Bled is just as beautiful as the pictures would have you believe. And because of this, countless visitors to the small nation of Slovenia flock to the banks … Read More

The Perfect Day Trip to Salzburg from Vienna

Mirabell Gardens & Hohensalzburg Fortress

For those with limited time in Austria but who want to see more than one major city in the country, planning a day trip to Salzburg from Vienna can be an excellent option. Austria’s fourth-largest city is compact and easily navigable and the perfect destination for a single-day itinerary. However, you can easily spend 2 or 3 days in Salzburg and, because of this, it can be hard to prioritise … Read More

12 Best Stops on the Seattle to Vancouver Drive

Vancouver, Canada

Seattle, WA, and Vancouver, B.C., are two of the region’s most diverse metropolitan cities. Separated by an international border but just a short distance apart, each features ample opportunities for all types of travelers, from art aficionados and foodies to history and culture buffs, backpackers, nature lovers, Sasquatch chasers, and everyone in between. If you’re planning a Seattle to Vancouver drive, use this itinerary to ensure an unforgettable adventure.   Planning … Read More