Shirakawa-go: Central Japan’s forgotten magical village

Japan has no shortage of things to do, things to see. As any visitor to this country can attest to, even just visiting the major…

Goshuin: The coolest Japanese souvenir

When visiting Japan, it’s hard not to stock up on awesome souvenirs for friends and family back home. We’re talking patterned chopsticks, hello kitty themed…

10 budget tips for visiting Tokyo, Japan

So many travelers think you need to spend a lot of money to visit Tokyo. This sprawling metropolis has a reputation as an expensive city!…

Konnichiwa from Tokyo, Japan!

I landed in Tokyo last week, and am super excited to share my upcoming Japan adventures with you! I’ll be here for 3 months – the…

10 free things to do in Boston

Have you ever planned a weekend trip away, and before you know it, you’re beyond budget? Weekend trips shouldn’t cost as much as they do.…

13 free things to do in Glasgow

Traveling to Scotland can be expensive, especially if you’re visiting the Scottish Highlands. Fuel and car rental costs can quickly add up! If you’re visiting…

Visiting Glasgow on a Budget

Budget travel is such an important factor when it comes to fitting in (and affording!) more travel. I’d be lying if I said that finding…

6 must-knows when driving on the Isle of Skye

If you’ve read my blog previously, you probably know I have a deep love for Scotland. More recently, we visited the Isle of Skye –…

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