Mexico Update

Hola from Chiapas, Mexico! We are currently in the sweet little mountain town of San Cristóbal de las Casas, and after a couple weeks here, we are excited to be heading to Oaxaca tonight. Today, March 1st, marks 6 months of being abroad for us! We are off to the region of Oaxaca on aContinue reading “Mexico Update”

Our 6 Favorite Hostels in Colombia (in no particular order)

Colombia is home to some of the coolest hostels we’ve ever been to! We’ve traveled around this country for over a month, and loving every moment of it. We are now writing to you from the beautiful country of Mexico, but we are so grateful for the magical experiences we had in Colombia. If youContinue reading “Our 6 Favorite Hostels in Colombia (in no particular order)”

Our First Time in Cairo: the second week of our month in Egypt

Getting to Cairo Our journey from Dahab to Cairo was the easiest long-distance venture during our month in Egypt. The trip itself took around eight hours, from what I recall. We left Dahab in the early afternoon, and made it to our Air BnB in Cairo around 11 PM. The cheapest and most efficient wayContinue reading “Our First Time in Cairo: the second week of our month in Egypt”

A Week in Dahab: the beginning of our month-long adventure across Egypt

Getting to Dahab We arrived in Dahab, Egypt around 3:30AM after catching a midnight flight from Istanbul to Sharm-el Sheikh with two friends we had met in Turkey. From the moment we left the airport at Sharm-el Sheikh, we had realized that everything we had read about Egypt on the internet was correct–we would neverContinue reading “A Week in Dahab: the beginning of our month-long adventure across Egypt”

Update from Colombia!

Hey everybody! We finally arrived in Colombia six days ago, after enduring a 25 hour journey. It’s crazy to think that just last week we were wandering the hustle and bustle of the Egyptian city of Cairo. Today, I (Shannon) write to you while relaxing in hammocks on a warm Columbia night, reggaeton music mixingContinue reading “Update from Colombia!”

Sorry for our lack of posting!! Where are we now?? Egypt!

Hey fam! It’s been a busy couple of months, and we’ve been soo bad about updating our page. So sorry about that. Our wifi has been spotty, and we’ve been on the go so much. After 6 weeks in Turkey, we have moved on to Egypt. We’re currently traveling with an amazing group of friendsContinue reading “Sorry for our lack of posting!! Where are we now?? Egypt!”

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Honeymooning

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Honeymooning:-Learn to feel out situations and communicate telepathically in order to make sure you are on the same page when catching a ride with a stranger/group of strangers.-Whatever endeavor you encounter, you encounter together.-Trust each other to look out for one another and keep each other safe.-Accept that sometimes things willContinue reading “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Honeymooning”

Fun Times in Fethiye

On one of our first days in Fethiye, we went joined some new friends on a jeep safari tour with Focus Tours. The tour was one of the most exciting days of our trip so far! It was a day full of water fights, visiting ruins, tubing down a gorgeous stream with an incredible viewContinue reading “Fun Times in Fethiye”

Our Instagram Posts

View this post on Instagram Gözde Gözleme was one of our favorite places to eat while in Ölüdeniz. This amazing eatery was directly across the street from the hostel we stayed in (the one and only @oludenizhostel), so it was super convenient for us, but also EXTREMELY delicious. We ate here twice during our twoContinue reading “Our Instagram Posts”

Must-See Historical Landmarks in Turkey

Ephesus Before departing on our hitchhiking adventure, we rented a car for a few days to check out some historical landmarks that were a bit out of the way of where we planned to travel while hitchhiking. There are buses that go to these destinations, as well, but we wanted to take our time andContinue reading “Must-See Historical Landmarks in Turkey”