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23 Uniquely Fun Things to Do In Guatemala City (Local’s Guide)

A plaza in Guatemala City

Guatemala’s capital is the biggest city in Central America, yet it remains overlooked by most travelers who only pass through it on their way to more popular Guatemalan destinations. But Guatemala City offers unique hidden city gems and cultural insights that can further contextualize your Guatemalan travels! From gastronomical experiences to historical attractions, here are…

18 Uniquely Beautiful Lakes in the Adirondacks to Visit

At over 6 million acres, the Adirondack Park is one of the largest protected natural areas in the United States. A favorite of outdoor enthusiasts, the park features 46 “high peaks” (over 4,000 feet); which many take on as a challenge, climbing them all to  join the coveted Forty Sixers Club. And between the mountains…

14 Charming Small Towns in Western New York to Visit + Hidden Gems

When someone mentions Western New York (WNY), most immediately think of Buffalo and Rochester. But hidden in the foothills and plains are also some of the most adorable little towns with their own charming attractions. What I love about these small towns is that they don’t have the large crowds and the hustle and bustle…

12 Best Hotels Near Guatemala City Airport + Transportation & Logistics

Most travelers skip over Guatemala City on their way to the many other popular places to visit in Guatemala. However, oftentimes, flights into Guatemala City’s International Airport (La Aurora) arrive way too late for visitors to travel onwards. For both safety and comfort, you may have to spend your first night near the airport before…

Most Beautiful Waterfalls in New Jersey to Explore

Hidden in the wilderness of the “Garden State” are some of the most beautiful natural water wonders on the east coast. In fact, there are over 67 waterfalls in New Jersey just waiting for you to discover and explore. Some of them are swimmable, while others are just to view. Either way, all are worth…