The Grand Canyon Really Does Live Up To The Hype

There is no photo that will do justice to the Grand Canyon as it is more vast and more incredible than I think a photo can really capture. It’s almost surreal, like a place somebody made up for a matte painting to be used in a sci-fi movie. I highly recommend you take the opportunity to go and see it at least once in your lifetime, because there really is nothing like it anywhere else in the world.


Wanderlust Wednesday: Lesotho

Lesotho is a very small country that is entirely encircled by South Africa. It is a high altitude place, featuring rivers and mountain ranges.

Ugh, Politics.

This isn’t a blog about politics, but I did want to talk about politics a little bit. When you’re from a country that is under such a spotlight on the world stage, as I am, seemingly everybody in the world has opinions on my country’s politics.

Inspirational Travel Quotes

Need some travel inspiration? Sometimes it’s as simple as reading inspirational travel quotes. Next time you’re feeling like you’re stuck in a rut, write down one of these quotes and post it somewhere you’ll see it. Use it to help fuel you to work towards your next travel destination. For me, they are sort of little mantras that I live my life by and they help me tremendously in my day to day life. Hopefully they will help you, too. Here are some of my favorites:

One Day in Nashville, Tennessee

What would you do if you only had one day to explore Nashville, Tennessee? I found myself facing this dilemma back in September when I was in town just briefly while visiting some relatives. Of course, I wanted to see as much of the city as possible, and I had awesome local guides to help me along the way. Here’s what I ended up doing.