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When is Having a Tour Guide Worth It?

When is Having a Tour Guide Worth It?

Having a knowledgeable tour guide can add new depth to your travel experience. So, here’s how to decide whether to go it alone or hire a guide.

How to Spend 3 Days in San Francisco

How to Spend 3 Days in San Francisco

SF charms you with eclectic neighborhoods, natural beauty and vivacious energy.  From its hilly suburbs to the bustling Union Square — there’s something for everyone.

What to Do in San Francisco

What to Do in San Francisco

SF is the type of city that’s fascinating for a weekend or a lifetime. Here’s my photo guide to what to do in San Francisco.

What to Do in Buenos Aires, Argentina

What to Do in Buenos Aires, Argentina

You can journey down a cobblestone street lined with cafes and admire Belle Époque architecture. You’ll wonder to yourself, am I really in South America?

Tour of the Bogotá Street Art Scene

Tour of the Bogotá Street Art Scene

The Bogotá street art scene is one of the best ways to experience life in Colombia. 

Quick Guide to Cartagena

Quick Guide to Cartagena

Cartagena has it all. Here’s a quick guide to Cartagena, a city that oozes history, gourmet restaurants (with killer seafood), and a fun, funky coastal atmosphere that parties hard.

Quick Guide to Moscow

Quick Guide to Moscow

Moscow is a city full of history, luxury and contradictions. Forget what you learned in school books and spy movies, and come to this grandiose city to get to know it yourself.

Top 10 Things to Do in London, UK

Top 10 Things to Do in London, UK

While an itinerary for a visit could easily fill a list of hundreds of options, I decided to keep it short and sweet. I narrowed it down to just 10 things to do in London.

5 Things to Do in Marrakech, Morocco

5 Things to Do in Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech is one of my all time favorite cities. It’s vibrant, evocative and enticing. The city overflows with history and culture. Sandstone buildings, dusty streets and towering minarets…

Make the Most of Weekend in Portland, OR

Make the Most of Weekend in Portland, OR

Portland, Oregon is one of the best towns in the country for beer, delicious food, outdoor shenanigans and keeping things weird.

Quick Guide to Kyoto, Japan

Quick Guide to Kyoto, Japan

No visit to Japan would be complete without a stop in Kyoto, the cultural and historical heart of the country.

23 Reasons to Drop Everything and Head to Los Angeles Right Now

23 Reasons to Drop Everything and Head to Los Angeles Right Now

I fell for Los Angeles as a kid and never lost that loving feeling.