I was totally going to take a different direction with this blog post and write about how crazy my Peruvian trip itinerary was. I try not to have crazy itineraries too often (only one so far that made it to this blog) – but sometimes, when you have so many amazing places to visit and too little vacation days, you gotta ‘take one for the team’ or just borrow one of the tips from this post: The one about turning 10 vacation days to 40.
Grand Teton National Park (GTNP) is an amazing place just south of Yellowstone National Park (YNP) so it’s almost a crime to visit one and not the other unless you are in a major time crunch. Major side note–make time to spend a few days in the area; a single day will not be enough time to explore YNP especially if you have come ‘all the way’ to Yellowstone. Trust me, it is worth it.
Grand Teton National Park is named for Grand Teton, the tallest Read More
Yellowstone National Park (YNP) is the first National Park in the world. It was established by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant on March 1, 1872. It is located mostly in Wyoming (I’m sure some people are like ‘who??’ lol), with some parts in Read More
I finally got round to editing my video clips from Peru and a fresh new vlog is out! yay! After many hours, weeks, and days of procrastinating, I finally said “enough” late last night and got ‘er done! And then it took forever to upload to YouTube…
But at 1.30 am, I wasn’t going to risk going to bed only to wake up the next day and Read More
How could I possibly have more reflections to write about? Well, my friends, it was a 4 day hike and I was mostly hiking by myself (due to being super slow) so I had a lot of time to reflect and talk to myself. Out loud sometimes. No, I am not kidding.
If you missed the other post with reflections on my trek, you can read it here. If you didn’t Read More
As some of you know- especially if you follow me on instagram and/or facebook- I spent the week of Thanksgiving in Peru. It was my very first time on the continent of South America so I was super excited to visit. I went alone and even though I was a bit nervous about going to a new country which shaky Spanish language skills, I was more nervous about Read More