The Backpacker’s Travel Guide to Gjirokaster, Albania | 2021

Gjirokaster is one of my favorite little villages in Europe. It was my first introduction to the Albania that I would eventually fall in love with. Gjirokaster is charming, filled with history, and overflowing with character. With Albania being my first foray into the Balkans, Gjirokaster was unlike anywhere I’d ever seen before. This all-white… Read More The Backpacker’s Travel Guide to Gjirokaster, Albania | 2021

The Backpacker’s Travel Guide to Santorini, Greece | 2021

Santorini does not need an introduction. Greece’s most famous island gets a lot of hype, and honestly, rightfully so. I truly had my doubts before I visited Santorini. I even considered skipping the island outright. In my mind, it was just going to be honeymooners, infinity pools, big crowds of tourists, and inflated prices. Yes,… Read More The Backpacker’s Travel Guide to Santorini, Greece | 2021

The Backpacker’s Guide to San Miguel de Allende | Mexico

One of Mexico’s most popular non-beach destinations is the city of San Miguel de Allende. It’s pretty easy to see why. San Miguel is a beautiful and historic city. For travelers who want to dip their toes into Mexico, San Miguel is a great introduction. It’s like a gateway drug to falling in love with… Read More The Backpacker’s Guide to San Miguel de Allende | Mexico

Why Mexico Is A Great Place For Your First Backpacking Trip

Mexico is often known as a destination solely for beach-goers and spring breakers. This preconception could not be more wrong. Sure, you’ve got an abundance of coastal resort towns to choose from, but Mexico is so much more than just that. Before my latest six month jaunt through Mexico, I had been to Mexico six… Read More Why Mexico Is A Great Place For Your First Backpacking Trip

The Best Things To Do in Chiapas, Mexico

The state of Chiapas is one of the most stunning regions of Mexico. The southernmost state of Mexico boasts as diverse a range of activities and adventures that you can imagine. From breathtaking waterfalls, jaw dropping canyons, sparkling cenotes, and colorful cultures, Chiapas is a region that has it all. Despite being relatively close to… Read More The Best Things To Do in Chiapas, Mexico

The Backpacker’s Guide to Monterrey, Nuevo Leon | Mexico

Monterrey is one of the largest cities in Mexico, but somehow, it often goes overlooked by travelers. As the capital of the northern state of Nuevo Leon, Monterrey is a long distance away from the tropical paradises that Mexico is known for. However, if you’re close by, it’s a city you can’t miss. I briefly… Read More The Backpacker’s Guide to Monterrey, Nuevo Leon | Mexico