A Taste of Oaxaca de Juarez

During my 2.5 months traveling around Mexico, I spent a week in Oaxaca City in the month of February. I’ll be honest in saying it wasn’t my favorite city in Mexico, although I visited during the pandemic, so a lot of places where closed and I’m sure the whole vibe was just different than it…

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Finding Magic in Mazunte

Oh man, I thought I loved Mexico’s beaches before but Mazunte took it to a whole new level! THIS felt much more authentically like Mexico than the popular beaches I had been going to before like Tulum and Playa Del Carmen. Don’t get me wrong, it still draws in beautiful souls from all around the…

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Visiting Palenque Ruins + Waterfalls From San Cristobal

If you are planning a trip to San Cristobal De La Casas in Chiapas Mexico, then you may have also heard about Palenque. It is another very popular place to visit in the state of Chiapas, even though it is 6hrs away from San Cris! It’s a completely different climate than San Cris, offering mega…

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How to Camp in Chiapas, MX

Camping at Lagos De Montebello was one of my FAVORITE weekends in Mexico, but there’s almost zero information online about how to do it, so I wanted to share my experience!  I was living in San Cristobal, Chiapas for a month (which quickly became my favorite city in Mexico) when I first heard about Lagos…

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Tokyo in a Week

This was my experience spending 1 week in Tokyo, including where I ate, where I stayed, how to get around, activities I enjoyed and how I tried to make this an affordable experience! I had always heard that Japan was a wonderful country to visit but for some reason, I never set a plan into…

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Road Trip from the Canadian Rockies

Seeing the Canadian Rockies had been on my bucket list for EVER and the perfect opportunity finally came up! My boyfriend and I got tickets to Shambhala Music Festival, which takes place every summer in southern BC, Canada. The festival is kind of in the middle of nowhere so you have to drive some distance…

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The Trek To Machu Picchu

If you read my post Enlightenment In the Jungle , this trek to Machu Picchu came after we left the retreat in Iquitos, Peru. The first thing to decide when planning a trip to trek Machu Picchu is which trail you are going to take and what company you would like to guide you. Luckily…

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Castles of Ireland

My parents did a two week driving tour of Ireland one July and I met up with them for 5 days of this trip to cover the southern half of the country. I don’t recommend doing this in only 5 days, as we felt really rushed, but that’s all we had and you can make…

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Enlightenment in The Jungle

A SOULS JOURNEY HOME I had my first Ayahuasca Retreat at La Luna Del Amazonas in the jungles of Iquitos, Peru this past December in 2018. I was primarily going there in order to photograph an elopement at the retreat, but I had also been interested in doing an ayahuasca ceremony for many years. When…

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Navigating Tulum, MX

If you are thinking of planning a trip to Tulum, Mexico; first off: GOOD THINKING! Second, there a few things that I learned on my recent trip there that may help you plan more accordingly. Travel Days + Time  Starting from before you even get there, consider how long you would like to go. My…

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