Category Archives: Things to Do

Hiking to Butakovskiy Waterfall in Almaty: Kazakhstan Nature at its Finest

Hiking to Butakovskiy Waterfall in Almaty: Kazakhstan Nature at its Finest and a Day Trip from Almaty mountain

I arrived back in Almaty, Kazakhstan in early May for two months with the mindset that I was going to work, work, work and travel around Central Asia very little. The trip I had planned with a friend for journalists and photographers out to the western part of Kazakhstan had fallen through at the hands […]

9 Best Hikes in Saguaro National Park for All Levels

Hiking in Saguaro National Park

Saguaro National Park is a dream destination for those who want to feel humbled by the environment and have an obsession with all things desert (that’s me!). While the park is hot and relatively unmanageable during the summers, it is a great place to take advantage of the many hikes in Saguaro National Park in […]

How to Visit Channel Islands National Park (+ Things to Do)

How to Visit Channel Islands National Park

One of the best national parks in California worth visiting is Channel Islands National Park.  This is a guide to one of the most beautiful places in the state, and it will detail how to visit Channel Islands National Park, what to do there, and more! Traveling to Channel Islands National Park Located approximately 29 […]