There are ways for an American to travel independently to Cuba. In the past, it was required to travel with a certified tour group in order to meet the requirements. Probably the easiest way to travel to Cuba nowadays is on a “people-to-people” basis. Though, you still have to meet certain requirements such as have a full-time schedule of events that have meaningful interactions with the Cuban people. These activities can include chatting with local artists, playing with the children, educational projects at the local schools, living with a host family(Airbnb) and much more. However, getting through passport control…

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Spring is just ending and I’m excited to share my summer plans with you all! Hopefully, by doing so, I can get some feedback on what you’d like to see next on the blog regarding these places. I haven’t necessarily plan my whole trip out yet and a lot are still in the works but if you’ve been or are planning, feedback is greatly appreciated. I will, however, add in some of my thoughts, some current insight of things I’ve read and reasons as to why I chose these places this summer. So let’s get started with June! June June…

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Looking for a nice 5-star hotel in Bangkok? Look no further! With hundreds and thousands of places, how would one go about choosing? Well, read my review on the Peninsula Bangkok. Maybe it’ll change your mind. The Peninsula Bangkok was everything I ever wanted and more! My search started on Tripadvisor as it usually also does. I’ll be honest, it was quite tempting to stay at the Lebua just for the oh-so-popular Sky Bar. But I’m glad I chose the Peninsula for many reasons. Pricing: The pricing was very reasonable considering other 5 star hotels in the area. We…

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My fiancé came across this great travel deal and I thought I’d share it with you all. The promotion can be found on the airline’s website (airtahitinui.com). There are several deals including a 3 country pass (New Zealand, Australia and Tahiti) but the one I liked most in particular is the one to New Zealand and Tahiti. It includes a free 3-night stay at either the Le Meridien or the InterContinental in Tahiti, both being 5-star resorts. The price starts from $1048 with travel dates from June 1, 2017 until March 31, 2018 with some black out dates. There…

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Hi everyone, I’m Laura from Yellowtravelbird.com and am thrilled to be guest posting here.  The lovely Nhi and I collaborated for some travel packing help and inspiration for your next trips. In this post, you will find a packing list for city trips and at my blog you can read a summer vacay packing list written by Nhi: Packing for paradise: Check it out HERE! A city trip is a great option for a nice weekend getaway or a welcome change to a beach vacation and I love to do that during the year. No matter if it’s Barcelona,…

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