Seeing stars in San Pedro de Atacama

  I had a month without travel plans, and upon learning that one of my best friends and fellow travel blogger Lavi would just be getting into Bolivia, I made an extremely last minute decision to book a flight and go visit her. We were meant to spend a week or two together, and then [...]
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Exploring the craters of Volcán Masaya

Volcán Masaya
I didn’t even have a glimmer of a plan when I hopped off the colectivo van from León to Masaya in Nicaragua. There weren’t many others in my hostel. In fact I was in a room alone for the entire three nights I stayed there. It was a nice place to be alone but I [...]
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Great Budget Midwest Accommodation In Branson, Fort Wayne, Cleveland And More

The Midwest is a beautiful area of the country that has a wealth of different options for those who are looking for a destination for their next vacation. From the Ozark Mountains to the cosmopolitan cities, there are plenty of activities to enjoy, from outdoor pursuits to glamorous stage shows. If you are looking to [...]
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Hipmunk Hotels: Upmarket Accommodations In Atlanta, San Antonio And Other Southern Cities

Southern hospitality is one of those things that helps this part of the country stand out as a potential destination for people looking for a new vacation spot, and this is certainly reflected in the high-quality accommodation that is available throughout the region. There are also plenty of great attractions that make such trips worthwhile, [...]
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How to spend your first visit in Hong Kong

How to spend your first visit in Hong Kong
What do you think of when you think of Hong Kong? Exotic smells? Busy streets? Bruce Lee? Skyscraper architecture? If you said yes to any of those, you’re right on the money, but also just brushing the surface with what the city has to offer. Hong Kong is without a doubt a city that is [...]
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A Day Trip In France – Saintes and Saint-Jean-d’Angély

After weeks of cloud and rain, I took advantage of the first hot and sunny day and set out on little country road trip. Saintes (spelled Xaintes or Xainctes throughout history) is a historical commune town in southwestern France. It was known as Mediolanum Santonum in Roman times and today is known for its Gallo-Roman, [...]
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Hipmunk Hotels: Places to Stay in North Carolina — Durham, Charlotte, Wilmington, Asheville and Chapel Hill

This post was originally published by A New Life Wandering on April 11, 2016. North Carolina has a diverse landscape ranging from beaches, mountains, and cool cities in between with lots of history. If you haven’t gotten to know this state yet, you will not regret a visit. If you don’t know where to start, [...]
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How To Visit Cuba on a Budget

This post was originally published on Hipmunk’s Tailwind blog on April 12, 2016.   Now that Cuba’s tourism industry is up and running, we’re doing everything we can to educate our readers about how to make the most of their Cuban vacations. From knowing which cities to visit to learning how the country has changed and [...]
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6 foods to try next time you’re in the Philippines

Pork sisiq in the Philippines

Asia is a region that is known for its culinary gems and also its more eccentric dishes. It is an […]


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