10 Reasons to Go to Guatemala…Right Now

10 Reasons to Go to Guatemala…Right Now

By Clare Let me start by mentioning that I knew NOTHING about Guatemala before showing up on a last-minute trip. But holy moly, it's an amazing gem of a country. Below is my short-list of favorite things about Guatemala (spoiler alert- chocolate is definitely one of them) and a few tips on how to maximize [...]

Low-Key Gem: Utila, Honduras

Low-Key Gem: Utila, Honduras

Utila is best known for its crystal clear waters and abundance of whale sharks. Unfortunately, the whale shark odds were not in our favor, but we did find beautiful reefs, friendly people, and some amazing food. Below are a couple tips for spending a few (or many) relaxing days on Utila: 1. If you're traveling [...]

Backpacking Through Belize

Backpacking Through Belize

By Clare We bought our flights to Belize City less than 12 hours before take-off. Reckless? We prefer to call it spontaneous. Long story short, we were planning on going to Spain and Morocco but due to a series of unforeseen events, we had to pivot last minute. So Central America: here we come! Neither of us [...]