Category Archives: North America

The Best Things to Do on Orcas Island for a Weekend

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While Seattle is known as the Emerald City, Orcas Island is known as the Emerald Isle. There are many San Juan Islands to choose from, but this one is truly a gem. From camping to boutique hotels, there are plenty of different things to do on Orcas Island. This island is one of the best […]

A Guide to Redding, California’s Outdoor Paradise

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The city of Redding, California and the surrounding Shasta Cascade area is an outdoor lover’s dream. There are gorgeous lakes, numerous mountains to go hiking on, and delicious food to have afterward. Here’s a guide to Redding, California’s outdoor paradise. How to Get There There are several ways to get to Redding. I flew from […]

How to Spend a Layover in Mexico City

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Coming from Seattle or anywhere on the West Coast, Mexico City is a popular city to have a layover. You can’t fly to South America or many Central American countries directly, so you’ll probably find yourself on a layover in Mexico City if you’re headed there. Instead of sitting in the airport for hours, spend […]