My experience working and living in National Parks

I don’t have all the money in the world to travel, actually I have no money to travel. So, I got a job in the National Parks to sustain myself so I can work, still make money, and see what I’ve always wanted to see. […]

Teton National Park : Best Hiking and things to see and do!

The Tetons are one of my favorite mountain ranges in the world! With that said, make sure you don't just drive through it like most visitors, but rather set time aside to explore the mountains!!! If you can, spend at least one week here. Trust me, there are more than enough trails and things [...]

By | 2017-09-18T19:44:36+00:00 August 13th, 2017|All Blog Entries, National Parks, Wyoming, Wyoming|2 Comments

How to quickly convert Kilometers to Miles; Celsius to Fahrenheit; and Meters to Feet

If you are like me, and from the US, traveling to pretty much anywhere is a challenge right from the start with using the Metric System. It’s so foreign to us and it seems so complicated at the beginning. […]

By | 2017-08-05T18:53:09+00:00 August 5th, 2017|All Blog Entries, Prepare for Your Adventure, Resources|0 Comments

Everything you Need to Know about Thru-Hiking the Arizona Trail

In February of 2017, I decided to hike the AZT on a whim. The trail is an 803 mile trail running North and South from the borders of Mexico to Utah. I gave myself not even two weeks to prepare for this trip. It turned out great, but depending on how thorough you want to [...]

Backpacking internationally vs. Backpacking in the Wilderness

Until I experienced both kinds of backpacking for myself, I didn’t realize how completely different these two are, and yet we use the exact same word. When someone says their doing a backpacking trip around the world, it generally means this person is going to be living out of hostels, hotels, air b&b’s and/or out [...]

By | 2017-07-31T00:49:09+00:00 April 30th, 2017|All Blog Entries, Equipment, Prepare for Your Adventure|1 Comment

Tips and Tricks in getting around Central America

I spent three months backpacking through Central America. I have got to admit, I knew almost nothing about Central America before I did this trip. I knew there was the Panama Canal, Costa Rica, and that was pretty much it.  I was oblivious to what was down there and the only thing that came to mind [...]

Backpacking through Guatemala

Guatemala was my most favorite country in all of Central America, with it’s high mountains, an abundance of volcano’s, it’s exuberant Mayan culture, with colorful towns and cities. I spent a little over three weeks backpacking there and had such an amazing experience! It’s relatively cheap and mostly safe. There is definitely theft and crime [...]

By | 2017-01-27T22:10:51+00:00 January 18th, 2017|All Blog Entries, Guatemala|0 Comments

My favorite places in Nicaragua

Nicaragua is a very affordable country to visit, with their cheap accommodation, food and transportation.  This country has a lot to offer with landscape and activities and in most places, I felt safe. Nicaragua is becoming the new Costa Rica.  The tourism industry is becoming more and more popular every year and their country is [...]

By | 2016-12-18T22:49:54+00:00 December 14th, 2016|All Blog Entries, Nicaragua|3 Comments