Author Archives: Megan Starr

How to Visit the King Penguins on Tierra del Fuego (Tours, Tips, & Map!)

The King Penguins on Tierra del Fuego

Are you visiting Punta Arenas and are looking to plan a day trip to see the Tierra del Fuego King Penguins? This guide covers how to do just that! Below, I will tell you everything you need to know about visiting the King Penguins on Tierra del Fuego, plus how to get there from Punta […]

Is a Magdalena Island Penguin Tour Worth It? (+ Useful Tips!)

Taking a Magdalena Island penguin tour (my review and thoughts)

One of my main reasons for visiting Punta Arenas was to see penguins! And I was not disappointed! This guide will detail how to see the Magdalena penguins from Punta Arenas, including which Magdalena Island penguin tour I took and my thoughts on whether or not I think the day was worth it. I am […]

How to Visit the Musée d’Orsay in 2024: Tickets, Tours, and FAQ

How to Visit the Musée d’Orsay

Right on the banks of the Seine River in the heart of Paris, the Musée d’Orsay is one of France’s most visited museums. This guide will tell you what to know before you visit the Musée d’Orsay. Keep reading for more! Housed within a magnificent Beaux-Arts railway station, the Musée d’Orsay is a treasure trove […]

11 Magical Things to Do in Montmartre in Paris (+ Map!)

Basilica of the Sacré-Cœur :: Best things to do in Montmartre, Paris

Cradled on the picturesque hills of the 18th arrondissement in Paris, Montmartre is a neighborhood that exudes charm, artistic heritage, and a storied past. This historic district, once the gathering place for legendary artists like Picasso and Van Gogh, has a unique atmosphere that continues to captivate visitors as they make their way through the […]

Bugøynes Travel Guide: What to Do in Norway’s ‘Little Finland’

Bugøynes travel guide: Things to do and more!

I have visited hundreds (maybe thousands) of places in Norway over the years, but one that I just can’t get my mind off of is Bugøynes, a small village on the Varanger Fjord. This beautiful village, also known as ‘Little Finland’ (I explain more below) has to be one of the most idyllic places to […]

10 Tasty Longyearbyen Restaurants and Cafes (Worth Your Money!)

Inside Gruvelageret for dinner

Are you traveling to Svalbard and are curious about where to eat in Longyearbyen? This guide contains the best Longyearbyen restaurants (and a few tasty cafes)! Svalbard has extremely good food. I am still blown away that I can name at least ten delicious places to eat in a town that has around 2,400 residents. […]