Category Archives: Things to Do

13 Best Weekend Getaways from Portland, Oregon (+ Map)

Smith Rock State Park

Everyone in the US knows how much we love our weekend escapes from the chaos of city life! These are the best weekend trips from Portland, Oregon. One thing that amazes me about Oregon is truly how many awesome places there are within the state itself. And, given the size, you can actually visit many […]

13 Exciting Weekend Trips from Cincinnati (+ Map!)

Red River Gorge Kentucky

Are you looking to escape the city this weekend? These are the best weekend trips from Cincinnati, Ohio. I actually used to live in Southwest Ohio for 10 years. I lived in various places around Dayton and northern Cincinnati and there was nothing I loved more than a good weekend escape from the city. While […]

Fun Things to do in Aarhus, Denmark’s Energetic Second City

things to do in aarhus denmark

Aarhus, Denmark is known for its position as Denmark’s vibrant second city. This is a guide of fun (and historical!) things to do in Aarhus.  If you have any suggestions for what to do in Aarhus, please leave them in the comments for other travelers. If you’re looking to save a few bucks in Aarhus, […]

12 Delicious and Cultural Things to do in Arrecife, Lanzarote

What to do in Arrecife Lanzarote

Arrecife kind of gets the shaft when it comes to places that people stay and enjoy in Lanzarote.  Aside from a few cruise ships coming through, many don’t get to experiences all the fun things to do in Arrecife, Lanzarote.  This is a guide of why you should stop there and what to do in […]

9 Fantastic Things to Do in Suduroy, Faroe Islands (+ Tips!)

Things to do in Suduroy

Are you planning a trip to the Faroe Islands soon? This guide discusses all the wonderful things to do in Suduroy and why you should add it to your Faroe Islands itinerary! Suduroy is the southernmost island in the Faroe Islands and one that always caught my eye.  It’s large.  Much larger than many of […]

My Failed Trip to Pyramiden in Svalbard

Fact:  I never went to Svalbard to see polar bears.  I actually went to Svalbard to visit Pyramiden, which is an abandoned Soviet mining town on Spitsbergen. Pyramiden is home to the world’s most northern Lenin statue and just houses a unique side of Soviet history- one I am deeply enamored by.  I was very busy with […]