Because we often get questions on how to save money while travelling or how to travel for longer periods of time, we thought this would be a good day to share our experience with Workaway. This was our first time volunteering abroad but I really don’t think it will be our last. For insights on what it was like to live with a local family in Poland plus tips on how you can travel using Workaway, keep reading!
“How did you two meet?” and “What’s the story behind Feather and the Wind?” are among the most popular questions we get asked from our friends and followers. Today, I’m answering both (but I get sidetracked easily so this might turn into a long read).
Gearing up for this year’s Cinco de Mayo festivities? With the popular May 5th holiday just around the corner, many are dusting off sombreros and planning which parade, festival or bar to drink at this year. But decades before the margaritas and fajitas, there was the Battle of Puebla and Mexico’s unlikely victory: the real meaning behind Cinco de Mayo.
I can’t remember the last time I rode a bike in my hometown and yet somehow I always end up bike riding during my travels. Our latest bike trip was through Bangkok’s lesser-known urban oasis: Bang Krachao. If you’ve got a day to spare in Bangkok and are eager to escape the bustle of the city, we’re sharing our tips so that you can DIY your own Bang Krachao day trip and explore Bangkok’s so-called green lungs.
As hungry and excited as you might be to eat your way through Mexico, sometimes the hardest part is knowing what to order. I’ve spent 6 months researching (read: eating) Mexican foods and wanted to share a bit more about the food culture with a beginner’s list of the best foods to try in Mexico and tips on where to find them and when to order them.
In the span of about two weeks, we went from having never heard of Lviv, Ukraine to spontaneously looking for an apartment to rent because we didn’t want to leave. Even after spending a month exploring this beautiful European city, we left feeling like we had only scratched the surface. There’s a lot more to Ukraine than meets the eye so we’re sharing 21 unique things to do in Lviv that we loved and hope you’ll enjoy too.