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Visit Edge of the Cedars State Park in Blanding, Utah On Your Four Corners Road Trip

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Edge of the Cedars State Park is kind of like the Anasazi State Park Museum in Boulder, but bigger.  I remember every time we drove past the sign for it I just thought well,…

Daydreaming of the Corn Islands

There are affiliate links in here. The Corn Islands in Nicaragua were one of my favorite parts of my trip.  Definitely my highlight of Nicaragua.  Little Corn Island was just the perfect little place.  All of the backpackers that went there described it as a holiday in a holiday.  That’s pretty accurate. I think I’ve…

How To Get To The Corn Islands In Nicaragua

When people hear “We’re going to the Corn Islands,” they usually get a little jealous.  Then they usually ask a follow-up question: “how are you getting there?”  And when you respond with “we’re going by land,” they usually cringe a little bit with fear and disgust. This trek takes about three days with good planning…
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My Favorite Things About Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands

There were a lot of highlights of my Ecuador/Galapagos trip two years ago.  Two whole years ago.  That seems like too long, but I still know what I enjoyed the most.  Some things are just too good to explain in a few paragraphs though and deserve their own posts.  These are my favorite things in…
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16 Of The Best Adventure Destinations In Central America

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Central America is an outdoor lovers paradise.  With everything from hiking to caves and flowing lava to flowing emerald water, Central America has it all.  No matter if you’re a backpacker on a budget…
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Why Central America Is Perfect For Your First Solo Trip

When you think of going on your first solo trip, you probably think of South East Asia because that’s where like, everyone goes.  I think I briefly thought of going there but decided against it for that reason.  Then I found Central America.  I’m not saying it’s off the beaten path or anything, there were…
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My Favorite Beaches Around the World (So Far)

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I love beaches.  The less crowded, the better, of course, but I really do love beaches.  I wouldn’t say I’ve been to tons of the, but I’ve been to my fair share around…