With COVID restrictions still in place, 2021 was the perfect year to explore more of the beautiful USA. We had been to California before, but it’s so large we have to keep going back! Spring Break seemed like the perfect amount of time to get in a mini road-trip. While there was a lot of driving involved with this trip, it was totally worth it! From the mountains to the sea, this trip had it all!
With COVID-19 restrictions limiting available vacation destinations, we decided to head to a location that was in driving distance and relatively open – the Finger Lakes. This region of New York offers a wide variety of activities, most notably an abundance of wineries and waterfalls. It was the perfect getaway to maintain social distance but also take in the surrounding natural beauty.
Are you dying to see the world but short on time? This 7 day itinerary packs in the best sites and hikes at various US National Parks in the western part of the country! Add 1 day at the beginning and end if you want to spend some extra time in Las Vegas!
Iceland wasn’t really on my radar of possible destinations until one day out of the blue, my brother messaged me with, “Hey, cheap flights to Iceland in January. Wanna go?” It was the end of December, I had never traveled with him before, and nothing was booked, but I decided to go for it. It ended up being one of the best decisions I’ve ever made!
The romantic city of Venice, built on over 100 islands, is one of Italy’s must-see locations. Unfortunately, the city is sinking, and as sea levels rise, flooding is becoming more and more commonplace. Many believe that Venice will one day be entirely underwater, so we encourage you to go visit while you still have the chance!
If you only have one week, but want to see the best highlights of Costa Rica, then this is the itinerary for you! We flew into San Jose, rented a car, and drove to the best sites of Arenal Volcano, Monteverde and Manuel Antonio. Check out here for a packing list. Now let’s get to the details!