Looking for tips that will help you fit in and
travel live like a local? You’re in the right place. Here, I’ll share all of the places you should visit and things you should do to experience the world through a local’s eyes.
10 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro
Heading to Rio? Do these 10 things if you want to see the city like a local.
Spending a Day in Tossa de Mar & Lloret de Mar, Costa Brava
Escape from Barcelona for a day (or night) and head to the Costa Brava towns of Tossa de Mar and Lloret de Mar. Here’s how to get there and what to see.
Beyond the Beaches: Getting to Know Some of the Real Mexico
There’s so much more to Mexico than just beautiful beaches. Here are a few destinations that will allow you to see the real Mexico.
Hiking Around Paraty & Surrounding Beaches
Thinking about hiking around Paraty for a few days? Here’s a little preview of what to expect.
Being 20 Again: 12 Days Spent in Ouro Preto
Find out my secrets to living like a local in Ouro Preto, Brazil.
How to Celebrate Carnival in Rio Like a Carioca
Find out how to celebrate Carnival in Rio like a true Carioca (Rio local).
Beach Culture in Rio: How to Blend in Like a Local
The beach culture in Rio is one of a kind. Here’s how to make sure that you fit in.
Tips for Staying Safe in Rio
Here are my lessons learned on how to stay safe in Rio after 9 months spent living there.
Getting Around Rio by Bus: Everything You Need to Know
Find out what to expect when you take the bus in Rio.