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Best Restaurants in Tulum, Mexico: Part 2

Best Restaurants in Tulum, Mexico: Part 2

Whether you’re having a romantic getaway, going out with your bffs, or just treating yourself, these are the best restaurants in Tulum for a night out.

Where to Eat in Tulum, Mexico: Part 1

Where to Eat in Tulum, Mexico: Part 1

Since the sheer number of options for truly delicious food in Tulum is overwhelming, I’ve split this guide into two parts. Up first: cheap but delicious. All these restaurants have amazing, budget-friendly menus.

Napa Valley’s Hidden Treasure: AuburnJames

Napa Valley’s Hidden Treasure: AuburnJames

Last-minute, low-budget day trips and luxury wine-tasting don’t mesh. Fortunately, a friend of ours hooked us up with a private tasting. Even more fortunately? That tasting was at AuburnJames.

Calaveras County: Spooky Skulls and Creepy Caves

Calaveras County: Spooky Skulls and Creepy Caves

Now that we’re a few days into November and the holiday spirit is rapidly spreading like a deadly contagion, I must finally admit that Halloween is over. With the spooky season behind us – unless you consider the very real possibility of a Thanksgiving coma […]

Cave Exploring: Not as Scary as You Think

Cave Exploring: Not as Scary as You Think

Afraid of cave exploring? Think that there are monsters lurking in the dark? Watched too many horror flicks? Let’s debunk those fears and do some damage control.

Sun, Sand, Sea: What to Do in Seaside, Florida

Sun, Sand, Sea: What to Do in Seaside, Florida

Nestled along the Emerald Coast, Seaside is made for walking. Literally. The town was designed with pedestrians in mind, every street leading down to the pristine white sand beaches.

Italian Drinks: A Digestive Love Affair

Italian Drinks: A Digestive Love Affair

First things first, while these Italian drinks are definitely alcoholic and you can get drunk off them, that’s not what they’re for. They’re for digestion. I know, sexy, right?

Unexpected Road Trip: The Drive Back

Unexpected Road Trip: The Drive Back

I’ve been through Georgia before, of course. But this was the first time I’d driven through alone, with no one to distract me from the scenery. The countryside astounded me.

A Day of Flight Delays: How to Keep from Losing Your Mind

A Day of Flight Delays: How to Keep from Losing Your Mind

Flight delays, amirite? They sap the joy out of any travel experience. Find out how to pass the time while everything goes to hell around you!

An Island Day Trip Worth the Boat Ride: Cayo Costa

An Island Day Trip Worth the Boat Ride: Cayo Costa

Perhaps it was the weather that dampened my enthusiasm: a high of 69 F and wind speeds reaching 20 mph doesn’t exactly scream “tropical island.” Or perhaps it was being packed into a ferry with a large crowd of senior citizens that kept saying helpful things like “Oh, this isn’t even winter weather!” Or perhaps it was the nagging voice reminding me that my windbreaker was sitting at home in the closet, useless, while I died of exposure (the voice belonged to my mother-in-law).