Elephant Mountain And Fairy Footprint: Two Best Hikes In Taipei

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. There are a few hikes in Taipei that offer great views of Taipei 101 and the city below.  They are easy and perfect to watch the sunset before heading over to one of…

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7 Of My Favorite Cities Around The World (So Far)

After a few years of traveling around the US and a few trips abroad, I've found a few places that I just really love and find myself wanting to go back to more than others.  I love exploring the outdoors, but when you find a city you love, you can't help but dream of going…

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Literally Just Pictures Of New York (And Some Fun Stories)

Ok, this isn't literally just pictures of New York, but don't expect anything helpful from this.  If you're looking for something informative, head elsewhere.  You won't find it here.  I would suggest some of these posts or this East Cost road trip plan.  This post will be more of a small collection of pictures from my…

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5 Of The Best Day Trips From Taipei

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Taipei is in the perfect location.  It's centrally located in Northern Taiwan making it super easy to base yourself there to take day trips from Taipei to the surrounding cities and towns.  Whether…

Super Ultimate Guide To Eau Claire, Wisconsin

I've never really written about Wisconsin before.  And by barely anything, I mean nothing.  I just checked.  I've included it in a few round-up type posts, but that's it.  So today I decided to write up a little super ultimate guide to Eau Claire, Wisconsin, my hometown. This is the place to find where to…

Why You Should Probably Visit Asheville, North Carolina Soon

The first main stop on our little southeast road trip was Asheville, North Carolina.  It was also pretty much the only place we definitely knew we were going, but we didn't know how long we would actually be there.  It turned out to be two days and that's just not enough, especially when it's pouring…

Get To Know Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Gatlinburg, Tennessee is pretty much the picture perfect tourist town.  It has a zillion hotels.  It has a million restaurants.  It has tons of little trinket shops.  It has a ski lift for views and a cable car to overlook the town.  It has it all and it's surprisingly fun to visit. We spent two…

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Your Guide To Some Of The Best Night Markets In Taiwan

Yes, I hear you.  It's been a year and a half since you went to Taiwan!  What's with all the posts now?  Well, I've finally sat down to try and get some more helpful things about Taiwan out to you, like this Taiwan night market guide.  I've wanted to and now I finally am.  Keep…

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Exploring The Hot Springs Bathhouses

I can't get over how bathhouses looks.  It's just so weird.  I love them.  Ok, I'll pretend I'm over it now.  You probably read about hiking in Hot Springs already, if not, click that so you can!  This time, I'm going to show you the bathhouses (still weird) of Hot Springs National Park.  I figured…

7 Things to Love About Lake Atitlan

I love this lake.  If I could live there, I might.  It's just so pretty and it's got everything and, ugh, I wish I was sitting on a tree branch over the water, enjoying the warm sun.  Instead, I'm sitting under a blanket with at least 6 feet of snow on the ground outside.  Oh…

Everything You Need To Know To Go To The Pingxi Lantern Festival

The Pingxi Lantern Festival is one of the coolest ways to celebrate Chinese New Year in Taipei if not all of Taiwan.  I don't know what goes on in the rest of Taiwan, so that's why I'm so confident in that statement.  If you know of something else that's super awesome, let me know!  It just…