The Parking Garage Every Book Lover Needs to See

While browsing the internet one day, I came across a webpage that listed the top 15 (or so) weirdest buildings. As I scrolled through, it ranged from the architecturally daring to the down right oddest looking buildings to exist. Number thirteen in particular, caught my eye. The building was part of a public library and […]

A Weekenders Guide to Quito, Ecuador

Quito is a place I never thought of visiting. It certainly wasn’t on my radar until I found myself on a 2-day stopover in the capital city with absolutely no prior knowledge of it. (I can be quite the contradictory traveler. Sometimes I will have my entire itinerary planned out down to what bus number […]

Be in Two Places at Once in Quito, Ecuador

Mitad del Mundo Mitad del Mundo in Quito, Ecuador is a monument situated in a small square that has a yellow line drawn down the middle of it, which divides the Northern hemisphere and the Southern hemisphere. Mitad del Mundo literally means ‘half of the world’, though most people translate it as ‘middle of the world’ […]

Great Huts: A Cliffside Jamaican Paradise

Ahh Jamaica…a place where you can run your toes through white sand while sipping endless piña coladas from an all-inclusive bar until your stomach hurts. …but why not try something different? The resort Tucked away in the Jamaican foliage in Port Antonio is an eco resort with the majority of its rooms tree houses situated […]

The Infamous Plank Walk (and where it ACTUALLY leads!)

The Plank Walk at Mount Huashan had a viral stint in which it was deemed The World’s Most Dangerous Hiking Trail by the internet jurists, which naturally compelled me to file it under ‘bucket list’. After reading several of these articles online, I was under the impression that you had to face the infamous plank walk if […]

Wanderlust Giveaway

Beat the Monday blues with a giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a Wanderlust necklace in their choice of gold or silver, as shown below: How to Enter: 1. Head to Instagram @traveldrifter and repost any of my photos, tag @traveldrifter and include the hashtag #winthewanderlust 2. LIKE me on Facebook That’s it!  Winner will […]

Beijing’s Top Attractions

Beijing has some of the most significant landmarks in China’s history, which makes it one of the first go-to destinations in China. Though the city is most closely associated with the Great Wall, the following places have had a major impact in China’s history and remain as prominent tourist attractions, but do you know what makes […]

7 Reasons Guilin Should be on Your China Itinerary

 China is one of the biggest countries in the world, not to mention the most populated, which means that a trip to explore China can be incredibly daunting because you just can’t get everywhere. Most people who take on the challenge of navigating through China, tend to optimize their time by picking the most famous […]

The World’s Largest Ice and Snow Festival

Each winter, people from all over Asia take an unexpected turn and migrate North to the city of Harbin. There are very few things that could prompt me to take a vacation further north in the dead of winter. However, I was more than willing to lay my bikini aside and join the migration to […]