Author Archives: Megan Starr

Horseback Riding in the Lofoten Islands with Hov Gård on Gimsøy

horseback riding lofoten islands in norway

There are not many activities as cool as horseback riding in the Lofoten Islands that you can partake in when in this otherworldly part of Northern Norway.  We have gone riding on Icelandic horses twice with Hov Gård in two different seasons and had two different experiences (but both were good!). This post details our […]

Is the Oslo Pass Worth It? (Tips, Review, and FAQ for 2024)

Is the Oslo Pass (Oslo City Card) Worth it? Our Review, Tips, and Tricks for having a great trip to Oslo with the Oslo Pass

There are city cards available for many places around the world but perhaps none are as fantastic as the Oslo Pass, an Oslo city card that gives you access to heaps of museums, cultural landmarks, and restaurants for free, or at a discounted rate. This is my review of the Oslo city pass, easily the […]

18 Best Day Trips from Seattle in Winter (+ Seasonal Tips!)

Snowshoeing at Mt. Baker in winter

Seattle is best known for its rain and the winters can be super rainy as well! These are the best day trips from Seattle in winter, including a variety of destinations to choose from! We include Washington destinations that are islands, some covered in snow, and some for the avid skier and snowboarder and we also […]

How to Get From Boryspil Kyiv Airport to the City (Kyiv Airport Transfers)

How to Get from Kiev Airport to City Center Guide (Transfers)-13

One question I see over and over is how to get from the Boryspil Kyiv Airport to the city center.  It threw me for a loop for years and sometimes still does!  This guide will hopefully help you find a comfortable way from the airport to Kyiv.  It contains options for the airport train, bus, […]