backpackers packing list

What to pack for a year long trip around the world

Essential and unessential items- how do I decide? After traveling for such an extended period of time, I have learned through my experience (and sometimes the hard way!) that it is almost always better to pack less than more, and that a lot of the things we think we really need, we actually don’t. Here I will give you a quick overview on some of the things I would (and some I wouldn’t) take with me if I were just starting out on an around the world trip again. Less is more These days, I always aim to pack as[…]

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zion national park travel guide

Visiting Zion National Park, Utah USA

One of the most visited national parks I recently visited Zion National Park this autumn for the first time, and how I was blown away! Zion is a massive canyon, in the southern portion of the US state of Utah. Whether you are into hiking or not, the views you can get of this amazing landscape are good no matter where you are inside the canyon. I loved my trip to Zion National Park so much that I wanted to be able to share here with you to get you excited too. Being one of the most popular national parks[…]

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