Lonely Planet: Top 500 Global Destinations

I was bored recently so I googled "list of global landmarks" to see how many I have been to and since I think someone else in the universe may not care like I do, here's a list of the places from the list I have been to (if you want to full list/quiz CLICK HERE). [...]

Visiting Mayan Temples: Uxmal vs. Chichen Itza

Although not the only Mayan temple complexes on the Yucatan Peninsula, these two are certainly the most famous. Oh and they are both UNESCO SITES! (Uxmal & Chichen Itza) 🙂 We were lucky enough on our last trip to visit both complexes, which I recommend if you have the time; if not, here is a [...]

Bruges: The city of beer, canals, and a beautiful beguinage

When researching for our spring break Belgium-Netherlands trip, gorgeous photos of Bruges continuously popped up on Pinterest and when I found out that it was super close to Brussels (about 1 hour train), we quickly added to our "to-do" list. Many people do a Ghent-Bruges day trip from Brussels and it is totally do-able. However, I knew I [...]