This might sound weird, but if there is one place I think you should visit in Egypt, I’d say it’s Abu Simbel. The location is small, it’s difficult to get to, and you may not have the time. All are valid arguments. The only thing I can say as a counter is to say that … More Abu Simbel – UNESCO World Heritage Site
As one of the newest properties to open in Cairo (officially opened in Jan 2021), the St. Regis Cairo really sets the standard for service and excellence with a price tag to match. Depending on your definition of convenient, it could be a great location or a bit far from the action. However, you can’t … More St. Regis Cairo – Review
So with all the preparation of what I thought it would be like to travel in the time of Covid, I don’t think I was quite as prepared for what I encountered on my trip to Egypt. I learned a few things as I travelled for the first time as countries start to open up. 1. … More Travelling Internationally Again
For anyone going to India for the first time, it’s a total sensory overload. The people, food, attractions, traffic, etc. is a lot to get used to for anyone who hasn’t seen it before. I can’t think of a single place I’ve been that I was more apprehensive about visiting than India because of all … More 7 Day Itinerary for Central India
First things first. I’m a male who has traveled all over the world alone. Does that make me weird? I hope not. I’m sure there are a ton of other things I do that would define me as weird before we get to solo travel on the list. No, it isn’t weird to travel alone. … More Is It Weird for a Guy to Travel Alone?
It seems like everywhere you turn, we’re inundated with the message that alcohol is needed to have a good time. If you’re hanging out with friends, enjoy a beer. Having a romantic night out? Have some wine. Celebrating a milestone event? Champagne for everyone! It seems like it’s a necessity to have fun and meet … More How to Solo Travel for Nondrinkers
After you’ve read my post on the most common questions about solo travel and you’re ready to go off on your own adventure, how do you actually get started? In this post, I’ll take you through my workflow/thought process from start to finish. Everything from how I choose a destination to how and what I … More Step by Step Guide to Planning Your First Solo Trip
I booked a one way trip from San Diego to Belize City with stops in LAX and San Salvador. I was able to book this for 30,000 Amex MR points through Aeroplan. After taxes and fees, the total came to 30,000 points and $18 CAD (about $13 USD). Although my first option was to transfer … More Avianca LAX – SAL – Business Class