Ultimate Guide for Tent Camping RMNP: No reservations required

Ultimate Guide for Tent Camping RMNP: No reservations required

Finding the little dipper has always been on my bucket list, which is one of the many reasons why I love camping in national parks. National parks are some of the quietest and darkest places to camp. The night sky feels as if it will 

3 hidden gem bio bays in Puerto Rico

3 hidden gem bio bays in Puerto Rico

Shimmering like a mermaid, I swam under the Caribbean moonlight. The waters warm with the help of my glowing, microscopic friends. I’m not alone in the depths of the Caribbean Sea. I’m surrounded by glowing bursts of blue-green light that pirouette and sashay in the 

The best hidden gem national park lodging

The best hidden gem national park lodging

National parks are meant to be an immersive experience for travelers. Surrounded by crisp fresh air, every traveler can leave behind the buzz and rush of their daily lives. National parks are havens that remind us to enjoy the little things. Like the sound of 

Budget Breakdown: What’s the cost of 3-day weekend to Olympic National Park?

Budget Breakdown: What’s the cost of 3-day weekend to Olympic National Park?

Escape to the PNW. Here is the exact cost of a 3-day weekend at Olympic National Park.

The best hidden-gem Mayan ruin sites in Belize

The best hidden-gem Mayan ruin sites in Belize

  I didn’t realize I was a ruin exploring junkie until my trip to Belize. (As if watching Indiana Jones 58 times a year as a kid wasn’t a clear enough sign. Hindsight is 20/20.) It was characters like Indiana Jones, Lara Croft and Kate 

The quintessential scenic Minnesota North Shore weekend roadtrip itinerary

The quintessential scenic Minnesota North Shore weekend roadtrip itinerary

On my travels, I’m often asked to describe my home and what makes it so special. It’s incredibly hard to vocalize the incredible diversity that Minnesota has in one breath. I often think about the state’s seas of cornfields that remind me of my childhood 

Best hidden gem beaches in the Dominican Republic by region

Best hidden gem beaches in the Dominican Republic by region

I’m one of two people after going to the beach. I’m either a cranky gal covered in sand and annoyed that the beach was too crowded, or I’m in a state of euphoria and suck in that sweet, sea air as if it is nectar 

Step-by-step travel guide for curing heartbreak

Step-by-step travel guide for curing heartbreak

Triumphing over heartache would be easier if we were armed with recipes for success. It’s not enough to have our grandmothers and sisters tell us horror stories of love quarrels gone awry. We all are stubborn and insist on fumbling through our own chaotic heartache. 

The Ultimate 4-day Rocky Mountain National Park Camping, Road Trip Itinerary

The Ultimate 4-day Rocky Mountain National Park Camping, Road Trip Itinerary

When you turn another year older, there’s no other way to celebrate than with a road trip. In true Quirky Globetrotter fashion, that vacation had to be an adventure-filled road trip. Past years, I’ve road tripped to Michigan or had a staycation. This birthday I 

Review: Savor Belize Food Tours in San Pedro

Review: Savor Belize Food Tours in San Pedro

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Belize Food Tours who offered me a complimentary tour during my trip to Belize. This is an honest review of my experience.  Garnaches, Fry Jacks, Johnny Cakes and Belikin were all words that meant nothing to me prior to