Series of Events of Hurricane Irma

Starting September 5 until the 13th, our series of events of surviving the eye of Hurricane Irma, followed by the 8 days of being concerned about our safety, the looters, curfews, and the struggle afterwards. Hurricane Irma was 1 of the most destructive category 5 hurricanes in the Atlantic that passed directly over the top of…

Hurricane Tips For Survival

We survived 1 of the largest hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean – Hurricane Irma, and lived thru the eye to tell the story. Here are the top 8 hurricane tips for survival we learnt from our experience. Read our story of surviving the eye of Hurricane Irma. Keep the wind out of the house. Close all…

Plastic Kills

It’s a true story: How I (Tyler) helped a turtle in distress. Now let me tell you a story about a bag of quarters…. Last week I was teaching a student to scuba dive with Sail Caribbean Divers off the beach of Cooper Island Beach Club, a small but beautiful island. We were performing some underwater skills…

Sage Mountain National Park

Climb to the top of Tortola’s volcanic mountain range Sage Mountain National Park and trek around the dozen trails that will take you around to the beautiful views of the British Virgin Islands. Things To Know And Facts 1,716 feet above sea level –  Trek to the highest point on the island! Total of 96…

Kodiak Queen | Above Water

The newest addition to the British Virgin Island Dive Sites is the Kodiak Queen! Here is a little bit of history about why it’s such a fascinating boat, how it caught Richard Branson attention, and it’s new life ahead for her. With a long history following her along as she made it all the way…

Caños Dive Trip

“Wanna go to Caños?” is how this whole trip started, first with only 1 person (Alvaro) and us. Over the 7 days leading up to Caños Dive Trip, one more person from the shop would ask to join. Sure why not, the more the merrier right! A trip to Caños must be booked days in…

Why You Should Visit San Juan del Sur

Why you should visit San Juan del Sur It’s has a nice relaxed and easy going feeling to this town! We came for only a few days, and regretted we didn’t stay longer! It’s easy to find a beach front bar to enjoy the beautiful ocean view or watch the sunset. It’s also very easy to…

Crossing The Border Costa Rica And Nicaragua

Travelling on the TIca Bus or Nica Bus or any other tourist like transportation bus this is what to expect while at the border between Costa Rica & Nicaragua and general information while crossing the border Costa Rica and Nicaragua. TRAVELLING ON THE TICA BUS Make sure you get the required paperwork you need for…

Manuel Antonio National Park

What do you expect to see at Manuel Antonio National Park? It’s where the jungle meets the ocean of course! Animals that you will find! Monkeys of course, you most defiantly will see the white face and the squirrel monkeys jumping around in the tree tops, if you listen carefully you will hear the howlers off in…

Octopus Dive School Roatan

Thinking about diving in Roatan, Honduras? Not certified, or have certification in hand. Come down to Octopus Dive School Roatan located in the middle of the Blue Bahia Resort. Here you will find a small dedicated team that will make the best of your day. Nuria is the owner and is very much involved with the…

Roatan Backpackers’ Hostel

The best hostel in all of Roatan, Honduras (and maybe all of Central America). We found this place online Roatan Backpackers’ Hostel with the assumption we will stay 1 week here and move to the mainland. Well that turned into almost 3 weeks later. If it wasn’t for such a great place to stay with some…

Roatan What To Do

Looking for some activities to do while on the island of Roatan, Honduras. This island is packed with so much todo, and has something for everyone here. Spend a week or spend a day here. Towns to visit: Coxen Hole, West End, West Bay (most touristy area), Sandy Bay, French Harbour, or the furthest end…

Backpackers Island Caye Caulker

Caye Caulker – The backpackers island, wait that’s a lie. The Belize Cayes are so very beautiful and offers a much different feeling then Belize City does. The 2 most popular Cayes are San Pedro or Caye Caulker. With all the stories and advice from the locals, we picked Caye Caulker! (I think we made…

Diving Sea Sport Belize

It’s Belize, you gotta go diving. You better Belize it! Try it for the first time too if you really want too! We jumped on board with Sea Sport Belize, conveniently located downtown Belize City on the only tourism street. The bonus of this shop and their location is just out there backdoor is the…

Rum Factory Belize City

Are you in Belize City looking for ideas to see and do, check out the Rum Factory in Belize City. You don’t have to be a rum drinker to enjoy this tour either. Located just outside of downtown, and only cost about $10 USD for the 30-45 minute tour. As soon as you walk into…

Don’t Skip Belize City

Wondering if Belize City is safe to travel to? When you hear the tour guide tell you it’s only safe with them, it’s a lie and a tourist trap! Like all cities, yes it has crime, or the “not so good area”. BUT, after spending 5 days here in Belize City talking with the locals…

Cenotes Scuba Diving In Cancun

Have you very been to a cave with water in it, like a cenotes before? Or been on that snorkelling tour, at the surface looking down into the deep dark wondering where it goes, well finally we were able to disappear into the dark this time. If you do get the chance to visit a…

What A Man Packs For A RTW

  Our goal is to go around in the world for the next 18-24 months, or longer if need be. But we also want to scuba dive, and camp when ever possible. We love doing it at home, so why not in another county. This is what a man packs for a RTW trip. What’s…

Long Term Travel Pack List For Women Only

Ever wonder what an off the beaten path female packs for long term traveling? Check out the items I have packed to include to sandy beaches to cooler climate, while hiking/camping and Scuba diving along the way. This is what a long term travel pack list for women only looks like. Call me crazy but…

Crooked Creek Campground Waterton

Thinking about visiting Waterton National Park and want to truly enjoy nature! Bring the RV, camper, or tent down to Crooked Creek Campgound! Easy access from the highway 5 and only 5.6 km to the National Park gates. Also very short drive to the boarder between Canada and United States. You ask why this campground and…

Paris At Night

5 Things To Do In Paris

It’s Paris, everyone has heard about this place. Either you love it, or just plain hate it! We were honestly expecting the worse, based on everyone else’s stories from their visits to this huge city. But after what we seen else where in Europe, we were ok with the city, and was better then we…

Travel Inspiration

Looking for some Travel Inspiration? Here are 6 Travel Quotes to inspire more travel, adventures, or MOTIVATION to get you going in a new direction. All photos taken taken by Melissa. First quote is by Tyler. Enjoy 🙂     Looking for some more inspiration? Follow along on Instagram for more magical photos and quotes…

Diving Calella Spain

We had a few days to spend in Calella, and with some extra time on our hand we thought spending a few hours diving would be a day well spent. After some research we found the only location to go diving in Calella, Spain. At the touristy hotel in town, and finally location with someone that would…