The Ultimate Guide to Korčula, Croatia

Korčula, Croatia may not be the most popular island, but it is by far one of the most beautiful ones. If you love beautiful nature and beaches and want to experience authentic Croatian culture without the hoards of tourists during peak season, Korčula may just be the perfect place for you to stay during your […]

How to Spend 3 Days in Paxos, Greece

3 Days in Paradise: Paxos Travel Guide The Greek Island of Paxos is an Ionian island that is less famous than many of the other Greek destinations like Santorini or Mykonos, but it offers some of the best views and experiences that you can find in Greece. In this guide, I recommend the best ways […]

How to Organically Grow a Travel Instagram Account in 2022

It’s no secret that in 2022, the Instagram algorithm isn’t nearly as generous as it was 4 or 5 years ago. That being said, it takes a little more effort on our end to grow an Instagram account than just posting frequently and using hashtags. Here is everything you need to know to grow your […]

The Most Instagrammable Places in Mostar, Bosnia

  Mostar is definitely an up-and-coming tourist destination. With it’s close proximity to Dubrovnik and its picturesque views, its no wonder why Mostar is becoming such a popular city amongst tourists- and instagrammers. The charming city is filled with little photogenic corners. Make sure not to miss out on any amazing photo-opps during your trip […]

The Ultimate Solo Travel Guide to Albania

Albania might not be the first destination to come to mind when you think of a European getaway. However, as the number of yearly visitors increase, Albania is more ready than ever to welcome tourists to the beautiful country. Albania is truly a country that has it all- the metropolitan city of Tirana, incredible mountainous […]

Hostel Survival Kit | What to Pack for a Hostel

Okay, so now you know some of the hostel basics after reading my last article, “How to survive your first hostel” (and if you haven’t, I strongly recommend you check it out if you are new to hostels). But now it’s time to pack for your next hostel stay- and packing for a hostel is […]

How to Survive Your First Hostel | A Guide to Hostels

Ah, your first hostel. I remember my first hostel- it was a cute little artsy place in Lisbon. Prior to this stay, I knew next to nothing about hostels and the #hostellife. The idea of staying at a hostel can be a little intimidating- sharing a room with a group of total strangers is not […]

Top 5 Balkan Countries for Solo Travel

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After visiting every Balkan country, I can confidently say that some countries are, ehrm.. more solo travel friendly than others. While there was never a point where I felt in danger, the Balkans can be tricky to navigate due to lack of transportation, organization, and English speaking. Getting around the Balkans can definitely be an […]

How To Get Photos of Yourself While Traveling Solo

As a solo traveler, it can be difficult to get that perfect, “Insta-worthy” travel photo. Since I started taking my travel Instagram account seriously, I have made it a priority to take solo travel photos as often as possible while I am traveling.  It is not always easy to get pictures of yourself when traveling […]