With its mountains, a river, and plenty of small old town charm, Arashiyama is a Kyoto day-tripper’s paradise.
If Senso-ji was the Buddhist temple to visit in Tokyo, Meiji Jingu is the Shinto shrine you shouldn’t miss.
Toughest hike of my life but worth the views and experience. Hanakapiai Falls in Kauai!
On the west side of Kauai, about an hour’s drive away from Lihue, is Waimea Canyon. It’s a beautiful, lush paradise, complete with a waterfall and lots of great hikes.
Looking for a good beach somewhere on the Garden Island? I’ve got you covered!
In November, I went to Santa Fe, New Mexico on a girls’ getaway. I’m not much of a hiker, so it was shocking that this hike at the Kasha Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument was my idea.
One of the most popular activities for Maui visitors is a middle-of-the-night drive to the summit of Haleakala, a sunrise viewing, and then a bike ride down the mountain. I have seen some glorious photos of the view, and many friends gush about how this is their best experience on Maui. I’ve been to Maui…