• Blue Mesa Trail 2 Petrified Forest National Park Arizona USA.
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    Visiting Petrified Forest National Park

    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! Before arriving at Petrified Forest National Park, I had mostly heard that the place was relatively underwhelming and not worth going out of your way to visit. Since we were going to be driving right past it, however, we decided to stop by. And just like the Mojave Desert, I ended up being pleasantly surprised by just how much there was to see there. Crystal Forest Trail We started our visit off…

  • Red Rock Slide Rock State Park Arizona USA
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    Slide Rock State Park, Arizona // The Complete Guide

    Classic Arizona red rocks. A natural water slide. The mystical qualities of Sedona. Slide Rock State Park has it all. Whether you’re taking a road trip through Arizona, or taking a longer vacation in Sedona or Flagstaff, a visit to Slide Rock State Park is an absolute must. The morning after my brother and I visited the Grand Canyon and stayed the night in Flagstaff, we knew that we wanted to check out some more of the red rock formations that Arizona is so famous for. Without much of a plan in mind at all, we looked up state parks near Sedona, came across Slide Rock, and then set off.…

  • Spring in Central Park, New York City
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    What to Pack for New York City in Spring

    New York City is one of the fashion capitals of the world, so deciding what to pack for your trip there can seem like more than your simple packing challenge. If you don’t want to be pegged as a tourist, but still want to be able to zoom around the city without feeling completely unprepared, then look no further! This New York City packing list seeks to give you everything that you may need for your trip to the Big Apple. SOME TIPS AND TRICKS BEFORE WE START: Layers, layers, layers – New York in Spring can be absolutely beautiful, but it can also still be incredibly cold. When I was there…