My Best Travel Moments of 2022

  2022 was a year of beautiful travel moments. This year took me to nine countries — Mexico, the US, Czech Republic, Italy, Germany, Iceland, the UK, Portugal, and Austria — and nine new places that I named the best of 2022. Going through my monthly recaps to create this post was an absolute pleasure. … Read more

My Favorite New Destinations of 2022

  2022 was an excellent year of travel. After taking the first steps back into post-pandemic travel in 2021, 2022 was about achieving long-held dreams. The biggest dream was to visit my two remaining regions in Italy — Calabria and Sardinia, which I did in May and June, respectively. Does that mean I’m done with … Read more

AK Monthly Recap: November 2022

I feel like every year I’m looking forward to the winter until it actually starts to happen. Just as soon as the first real chill sets in and it’s time to transition away from mid-weight peacoats to full-on winter coats, it hits me — can I do a whole season of this? We’re not going … Read more

The Ultimate Bucket List of Unique Gems of USA

The United States of America is without a doubt one of the most popular leisure travel destinations. Within its 50 states, there is a treasure trove of mind-blowing experiences. However, only a few cities on the East and West Coasts capture the attention of a US visitor. The rest is simply obscured by the gleam … Read more

24 Fabulous Things To Do In Sayulita, Mexico

If you’re looking for the best things to do in Sayulita, Mexico, you’ve come to the right place! Sayulita is a place I’ve loved for quite some time, and probably my single favorite spot on the Pacific coast of Mexico. I first visited Sayulita for a women’s fitness retreat in 2011, and returned for a … Read more

A Guide to the Gorgeous Trollaskagi Peninsula, North Iceland

Have you heard of the Tröllaskagi Peninsula? This mountainous peninsula in North Iceland is perhaps the most beautiful detour from the Ring Road. Tröllaskagi, which is Icelandic for Troll Peninsula, has long been a popular destination for Icelanders. But in the last few years, it’s become quite a treasure for travelers in the know. Tröllaskagi … Read more