Now that we are back in the States,  it’s time for our first post about this wonderful country. And we’re looking at you Portland, Maine! If you’re heading to this part of the country, we’ve compiled our favorite things to do in Portland, Maine. Full disclosure this post is mainly filled with food and drinking… Read More


The dreaded scenario: After a short visit to Hong Kong you’re planning to travel through China and realize, “Wait, I need a Chinese visa to actually travel through China?”. Put the dunce cap on and start to panic because you have only a few days to figure out how to get a Chinese visa. Luckily for… Read More


Bern is pretty much smack dab in the middle of Switzerland, making it a great home base to go on some epic day trips. We ended up spending a little more than a week exploring Bern and the surrounding areas, so we put together a list of our top five day trips from the capital of Switzerland. All of… Read More


When we visited Huangshan, China and the Yellow Mountains we were hoping to take the cable car to the top of mountains and avoid the 6km steep steps. However, that didn’t happen due to an army of tourists and their brightly colored umbrellas. Since we weren’t going to wait in line for 3+ hours, we… Read More


When most people think of Switzerland two cities stand out, Geneva and Zurich, however we are here to give some recognition to the capital of Switzerland, Bern. We had no intention of visiting Bern, but we had the opportunity to stay at a friends apartment in the city center for seven days and quickly fell… Read More