Tips for Taking the Utah Ski Bus during Ski Season, especially for IkonPass holders!

Tips for Taking the Utah Ski Bus during Ski Season, especially for IkonPass holders!

Are you planning a ski trip to Salt Lake City, Utah? Are you on the Ikon Pass? Keep reading to learn my top tips for using the UTA Ski Bus, which routes to take, and how to save money using the Utah Ski Bus this ski season! If you plan to ski in Utah, specifically [...]

Where can I sleep in a real igloo? Welcome to Switzerland’s Iglu Dorf Hotel!

Where can I sleep in a real igloo? Welcome to Switzerland’s Iglu Dorf Hotel!

We travel not to escape life, but for life to escape us.Anonymous Looking for a unique accomodation on your next winter getaway? Iglu Dorf is a real-life igloo with six different locations on various ski hills and hiking areas! You can stay in this dreamy accommodation or the perfect stop for a midday break while [...]

10 Tips to Fully Embrace Winter

10 Tips to Fully Embrace Winter

"Winter is coming" Game of Thrones This past winter, many people all across the United States have experienced record-breaking temperatures enhanced by climate change - many people are experiencing true winter weather! For the longest time, I avoided colder and winter destinations until the past few years where I learned how to fully embrace winter and [...]

How to visit USA National Parks for FREE + Annual Passes 101

How to visit USA National Parks for FREE + Annual Passes 101

"In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks."John Muir The National Park System manages over 85 million acres of land, which includes 62 national parks (as of January 2021)! In recent years they have added a few national parks, giving them the promotion from national monument to national park, such as [...]

12 Experiences and Eco-Friendly Items that Make Perfect Gifts

12 Experiences and Eco-Friendly Items that Make Perfect Gifts

"Life is a collection of moments" For the past few years, I have prioritized the motto "experiences over things" and try to live this out as much as possible. While we will inevitably have to purchase tangible things or items that aid in our experiences, life is made up of the small and big moments [...]

10 Must Do Activities in the Denver, Colorado Area during the Fall with Briggs and Riley

10 Must Do Activities in the Denver, Colorado Area during the Fall with Briggs and Riley

"Nature is not a place to visit, it is home"Gary Snyder Denver, Colorado is the Mile High city with an elevation of 5,280 feet and is home to endless outdoor adventures, several popular sports teams, and one of the most famous outdoor concert venues in the world!  You can visit Colorado’s capital city almost any [...]

7 Reasons to Spend Your Birthday Embracing New Experiences over Things

7 Reasons to Spend Your Birthday Embracing New Experiences over Things

"Travel is the only thing that makes your richer" Experiences over things. A motto I try to live my life by as much as possible. For several years I have asked for experiences or money to pay for experiences for my birthday and holidays. I have gained a strong love and appreciation for the experiences [...]

The Ultimate Weekend in Los Angeles, California

The Ultimate Weekend in Los Angeles, California

"Here's to the ones who dream"La La Land One summer, I was lucky to be on a project for work in the lovely California. I had the opportunity to stay the weekend to explore LA rather than going home, so naturally I did! I highly recommend taking advantage of any work trips and extending a [...]

The Ultimate Extended Weekend in Portland, Oregon

The Ultimate Extended Weekend in Portland, Oregon

"So much of who we are is where we have been" It's time for another adventure in a state I have never been to before, OREGON! This marked my thirty-fourth state and another solo adventure. Oregon and Alaska are the two states that have been super high on the list that I haven't explored yet [...]

The Ultimate Weekend in Charleston, South Carolina

The Ultimate Weekend in Charleston, South Carolina

"Will you do something for me, please? Just picture your life for me 30 years from now, 40 years from now. What's it look like?"- The Notebook Charleston, South Carolina had been on my list for quite some time now. Rated as one of the top cities in the world and by Travel and Leisure [...]