Category Archives: Things to Do

16 Delicious Restaurants in Almaty, Kazakhstan to Satisfy All Tastes

15 Delicious Restaurants in Almaty, Kazakhstan to Satisfy All Tastes

Almaty, Kazakhstan has a variety of delicious places to eat for the hungry traveler. This is a guide to the best restaurants in Almaty. It will include Almaty restaurants that focus on traditional Central Asian food in addition to giving vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, and international options for those looking to enjoy something different to eat […]

14 Best Things to Do in Lake Tahoe in Winter (+ Seasonal Tips)

Emerald Bay in winter

There are so many cool places to visit during winter on the West Coast but one of the most beautiful is definitely Lake Tahoe. This is a guide about all the great things to do in Lake Tahoe in winter. While skiing in Lake Tahoe is one of the most famous things to do there, […]

Should You Visit Death Valley in Winter? (+ Tips if You Do)

Death Valley in winter

Visiting in summer is practically a ‘no-go’ but should you visit Death Valley in winter?  This guide spills all the details and tells you exactly what to do during winter in Death Valley if you plan a trip there! Death Valley, California. The thought of the place makes me shudder as a person who hates […]

Travel to Kazbegi, Georgia – I Hated It but You Will Love It

Cow in Kazbegi or Stepantsminda, Georgia

My trip to Kazbegi, Georgia had everything working against it from the start. Currently known as Stepantsminda but more often referred to as Kazbegi, this small town inhabiting around 2,000 residents is located in the northeast of Georgia in a region called Mtskheta-Mtianeti.  Travelers come from all over to witness the raw beauty of the […]

Where to Find Amazing Craft Beer in Hamburg, Germany

When I first moved to Germany in 2014, very few cities in the beer-savvy nation were fluent in the language of craft beer.  A country renowned and praised for its Reinheitsgebot was also a country where little development took place in the craft beer world and many young and exuberant brewers were plagued by a law […]

Visiting Saltstraumen Maelstrom from Bodø: Tips + What to Expect

Visiting Saltstraumen Maelstrom from Bodø: Tips + What to Expect

One of the most awe-inspiring places Megan and I have ever visited was Saltstraumen near Bodø, Norway.  Saltstraumen maelstrom is the world’s largest whirlpool. This is a guide for those visiting Saltstraumen and will include practical tips, how to visit from Bodø, Saltstraumen tours, and many facts about this remarkable place. Visiting Saltstraumen Maelstrom from […]