Fall in the Adirondacks: relax, pumpkins and foliage

One of the things I’ve had on my bucket list for the longest time was to see the Fall in the Adirondacks. The idea of exploring wonderful forests dotted with red, yellow, green, and orange patches – a real masterpiece that you can only see once every year – sounded …

Road to Hana | Must see spots in Maui, Hawaii

Maui is the second largest island in the Hawaii archipelago, otherwise known as the “Aloha State“, and like the other is a volcanic island. We added it to our itinerary at first only because of the road to Hana. We arrived on the island from Italy after about twenty hours …

10 free things to do in Miami

  White sandy beaches, hand-rolled Cuban cigars, psychedelic cocktails, Art Deco buildings. Miami is a city of many faces, situated between the river of the same name, the Bay of Biscayne, the Everglades National Park and the Atlantic Ocean. Florida’s second-largest city and the Country’s most important tourist destination is …

10 things to do in Waikiki

While planning our honeymoon we have read a lot that Waikiki is one of the most expensive areas on Oahu Island, Hawaii. Yet we found out that there are many things to do in Waikiki, and not all are as expensive as you might guess. Keep reading to discover how …

Epic road trip from Miami to Key West

  Florida is one of the awesome tropical paradises in the United States of America. Yet beaches, stunning views, a fantastic climate and wild areas like the Everglades National Park are not everything you will find there. I strongly encourage you to rent a car for an epic road trip …

Discover the secrets inside the Antelope Canyon

  “Rain comes into this canyon like a whirlpool. Think about it like sandpaper. The sand mixes with water whirling through the canyon and sculpts the walls.” (Leonard Nez, Navajo tour guide) While everyone seems to remember that Arizona is the Grand Canyon state, a trip there wouldn’t be complete …

Planning a trip to Disney World Orlando

Who said that Disney parks are for kids only? Not me, that’s for sure: if I’m exploring an area close to a Disney park, rest assured that I’ll make room in my schedule for at least one full day of fun. Orlando, in Florida, proved to be the biggest challenge. …

Discover the Grand Canyon best sights

Recognized as one of the grand seven natural wonders of the world, the magnificent Grand Canyon is probably Arizona’s most distinguishable landmark. Our first visit there dates back to 2008. It was also our very first trip to the United States of America, and back then my husband wasn’t overly …

The ultimate guide to planning the perfect honeymoon

A view of Hanauma Bay, Oahu I live in a part of Italy where people still sometimes think of me as a “socially accepted weirdo” because I plan my own trips without going to a travel agency. Imagine their faces when I announced that I’d be simultaneously arranging both my …

Route 66: Oatman, the ghost town

A few miles from Kingman, on the iconic Route 66, in the United States of America, there’s a real “ghost town“. Arizona in fact isn’t only home of amazing places like the Grand Canyon, the Horseshoe Bend or the Antelope Canyon. Here, among the Black Mountains of Mohave County, there …