• The shoreline of Bacalar, Mexico as seen from the lagoon
    North America Travel,  Travel Photography

    Bacalar, Mexico: 19 Photos That Will Push This Hidden Spot To The Top Of Your Bucket List

    Bacalar, Mexico is possibly the best hidden gem I’ve ever found. Even though it’s located only 2 hours south of Tulum, it’s a completely different world. Set on Bacalar Lagoon (also known as the Lagoon of Seven Colors, for its many startling shades of blue), this pubelo magico (magic town) is absolute paradise. I only had 2 days to dedicate to Bacalar, but I wish I could have stayed a lifetime. These 19 photos will, without a doubt, shoot Bacalar, Mexico straight to the top of your bucket list. HOW TO GET TO BACALAR, MEXICO Despite being off the beaten path, Bacalar, Mexico is surprisingly easy to get to. You…

  • The Canadian flag, covered in signatures after studying abroad in Ediburgh
    Study Abroad

    11 Study Abroad Stories That Will Inspire You to Make It Happen

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! Studying abroad can be one of the most defining moments of your life–but it can also be seriously daunting. Trust me, I know. That being said, you shouldn’t let your fear stop you from living your #bestlife. That’s why I compiled these 11 AMAZING study abroad stories that will inspire the s*** out of you and make you get off your butt, start making plans to study abroad, and go. From stories…

  • Road leading towards a mountain at Mojave Desert National Preserve
    North America Travel,  Travel Photography

    10 American Road Trip Photos to Inspire You to hit the road

    Road trips, to me, are the ultimate way to travel. You get to see every inch of the country in between point A and point B, and stop at points along the way you never would have been able to if you had flown. These road trip photos definitely attest to that. Oftentimes, a road trip isn’t as much about the destination as it is about the journey, and there is something seriously poetic and beautiful about that. My recent road trip down part of the Pacific Coast Highway and up Route 66 was absolutely amazing. We saw the landscape change from beautiful ocean views, to sprawling deserts, to the…

  • Statue of Liberty Close Up
    North America Travel,  Travel Photography

    20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit New York City

    Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of them I will recieve a small commision at no extra cost to you, which allows me to keep this blog up and running! New York City is a photographer’s dream, and a place that everyone should see at least once in their life. I had the pleasure of visiting the Big Apple for the first time since I was a kid this spring, and every day made me fall in love with the city all over again.   From sprawling city views to the bright lights of Times Square and the green spaces hidden throughout…