Amsterdam Tourist Card; is the I Amsterdam Card worth it?

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Planning a trip to Amsterdam means art, culture, incredible museums and charming canals. But sorting out all the sights and how to get around can be a bit overwhelming. That’s where the I Amsterdam Tourist Card comes in. This card is like your personal key to the city, promising to make your visit easier and…

Wildlife in La Union El Salvador and Jiquilisco Bay

Wildlife in La Union El Salvador and Jiquilisco Bay

Planning a trip to spot the wildlife in La Union El Salvador and Jiquilisco Bay? Excellent, I visited the east coast of the country, and it was honestly incredible. El Salvador is a wildlife paradise. If you love watching animals in their natural habitat or simply someone who cherishes nature, this corner of Central America…

Kitesurfing in Essaouira, Morocco: The Ultimate Guide In 2024

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The term “Slice of life” didn’t mean anything to me before this trip to Morocco. It’s the name of the kite-surfing camp run by KiteWorldWide, in collaboration with Tom Court. I guess it’s more of a concept, I thought it was just a fancy name. After a few days here, I realised that there’s a…

15 Best Things to Do in Philadelphia In 2024

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Philadelphia has been a city on my hit list for many years. Before visiting I felt like I had a connection here, and kind of knew I’d love it. Let me tell you, I wasn’t disappointed with the unique things to do in Philadelphia! I’ve said it a few times, but I get a feel…

The Best Southern Italy Road Trip Itinerary In 2024

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For a lot of European travellers (myself included), planning a Southern Italy road is an excellent idea, since this part of the country is relatively unexplored. In fact, it seems to be more popular to travel in the north and it’s better connected and has some of the major cities. But please don’t let that…

10 Things to Do in New Brunswick Bay of Fundy, Canada In 2024

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In my recent article about New Brunswick and the Bay of Fundy, I put together the perfect itinerary for exploring New Brunswick and the Bay of Fundy. It was my first time exploring the Atlantic Coast of Canada, and some of these places have been on my Bucket List for years. Please note that we…

Horseback Riding and Wine Tasting in Temecula, California

Horse Riding Wine Tasting Temecula

I found myself in Los Angeles ready to travel the Big Sur to San Francisco. With a couple of days to spare I got in touch with my friend and fellow Best Job in the World finalist Chanel, who invited me down to Temecula. But not just to visit, to go Horse Riding and Wine…

Crystal River Itinerary: 7 Things to Do in Crystal River

Crystal River Florida Itinerary

Let’s start with one big piece of advice, make sure to plan a 2-day Crystal River itinerary! For one, there’s far more to see here than just one day. And two, the two biggest wildlife experiences I talk about are so much better first thing in the morning. And I’m talking sunrise people, that’s how…

New Jersey Road Trip: Jersey City to Cape May

New Jersey Road Trip- Jersey City to Cape May - Intrepid Escape 2022

I am continuing my bucket list road trip itineraries with another epic one in the USA; from Jersey City to Philadelphia, and covering a fair few stops on the Jersey Shore. This however is only part one, which covers Jersey City to Cape May, so make sure to read Part Two which ends in Philadelphia….

Off The Beaten Path Dominican Republic: 5 Hidden Gems In 2024

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Let me start by fully clarifying, the Dominican Republic is far more than an all-inclusive or party destination. In fact it’s a little sad that so many people visit the country but barely see it at all. Now, the infrastructure isn’t perfect and travelling around off your own back isn’t ideal here. But you can…

Road Trip in Mississippi: The Gulf Coast, Tupelo, and More

Mississippi Road Trip - Intrepid Escape 2023

If the state of Mississippi isn’t road trip territory, I don’t know what is! I’ve had a few places marked on Google for a while, and now it was time to tick them off as part of the epic road trip in Mississipi. So what is Mississippi known for? Let’s start with its rich music…

The 25 Best Things to Do in Riga, Latvia In 2024

The Best Things to do in Riga, Latvia - Intrepid Escape 2023

Riga must be one of my all-time favourite cities in Europe. There are so many things to do in Riga, and each time I visit I discover something new. From the city’s historic monuments and endless museums to its bustling nightlife and fantastic eateries, Riga has something for everyone. Not to mention its quaint historic…

Swimming with Turtles in Barbados: Ultimate Guide for 2024

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A few years back, I was invited to the island of Barbados, to celebrate their 50 years of independence. I haven’t been since I was 17; let’s just say that’s a while ago and leave it at that! The purpose of the visit was to experience Barbados, write about it, and show you just what…

Things to Do & Places to See in Georgetown Guyana In 2024

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Every now and then I write about a destination in slight disbelief. Disbelief that I went there and explored these incredible destinations. Guyana is one of those. I recently spent the best part of 2 weeks exploring Guyana. Starting and finishing in Georgetown, with a pretty hefty chunk of the trip in the Rupununi Savannah….

Hopewell Rocks, New Brunswick: All You Must Know In 2024

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Hopewell Rocks in New Brunswick is one of those iconic places that I’ve dreamt about visiting for many years. After seeing photos of it in newspapers, magazines and Instagram. I kept saving it as a “favourite” time and time again or flagging it as a must visit on Google Maps. So it’s no surprise it…

10 Best Plantation Tours New Orleans, LA – Offers in 2024

Best Plantation Tours in New Orleans

If there was one experience to join in Louisiana, taking one of the plantation tours New Orleans has on offer should be the one to consider. These tours offer a unique glimpse into the region’s Antebellum past, showcasing the architecture, landscapes, and complex histories of Louisiana’s famed estates. Whether you’re a history lover or just…

Plan the Perfect 7 Day Guatemala Itinerary in 2024

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Planning a trip to Guatemala can be an exciting adventure, filled with incredible landscapes, rich history, and so much fun. But before going, you’ll want to plan the perfect 7 day Guatemala itinerary. And this is exactly what we’ll cover in this guide. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a history lover, or someone looking to…

Northern California Road Trip to Tuolumne County

Tuolumne County California Road Trip

The Golden State has hidden gems that often get overlooked. There’s one I highly recommend adding to your Northern California road trip, and that’s Tuolumne County. Tuolumne County isn’t as famous as other parts of California, but it’s easily one of the most beautiful, peaceful, and fun, with plenty of activities. There are hikes here…

Road Trip in England: Birling Gap & Seven Sisters in 2024

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Ever felt like going out on a sunny day but didn’t know where to go? Sometimes, the best adventures are right around the corner, and we don’t even realize it. I’ve traveled a lot, but never did a road trip in England before. And this is how, suddenly, I ended up going on a road…