20 Best Beaches in Thailand to Spark Your Wanderlust

There is no denying that Thailand has the most beautiful islands in the world and on those islands, you’ll find breathtaking beaches. With endless miles of white sand lining the coast of the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, it can be difficult to choose which are the best beaches in Thailand to suit your needs but we are here to help. Thailand kicked off our travels 23 years ago and we continue to put The Land of Smiles at the top of our favorite places on earth. After…

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Road to Hana: Highway Map, Things to Do And Tips

The world-famous road to Hana is one of the must-do experiences when visiting Maui. It can be overwhelming planning what to see on this iconic road trip when you have limited time. So we’ve rounded up all the road to Hana stops that we did on Maui’s epic coastal drive. You don’t have to see everything (unless you have the time) so we are here to help you choose what are the top stops that you must make. The Road to Hana, aka The Hana Highway, takes you from the…

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Best Things to do in San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

From the Andes Mountains to high desert lagoons, these are the best things to do in San Pedro de Atacama. The Atacama Desert was our favorite place to visit in Chile. Located in northern Chile, connecting Bolivia and Argentina in South America, the Atacama Desert is the driest non-polar desert in the world and many travelers make their way to the town of San Pedro de Atacama to enjoy all of the amazing excursions in this extraordinary destination. We visited the Atacama Desert with Exodus Travels and discovered all the…

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Where to Stay in Santorini: Your 2023 Guide to The Best Places

On a flooded ancient volcano, Santorini is the crown jewel of the Cyclades islands. The mesmerizing sunsets and caldera views have long held a grip on travelers who can’t wait to experience this quintessential Greek destination. But choosing where to stay in Santorini can be confusing. Where should I stay Oia or Fira, the pros and cons of each part of the island, or even where you can base yourself for the best views? Well, we are going to answer all of those questions for you in our ultimate guide…

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17 Best Castles in Germany To Visit in 2023

Castles and Germany go hand in hand. Fun fact, Germany has over 20,000 castles – ranging from renaissance fortress style to dramatic castles that look like they could be straight out of a fairy tale. The country has some of the most castles in the world. During the Middle Ages, Germany was split into endless little states, and castles became built as strongholds and defensive bases for each territory. Now, you can visit castles in Germany in and around most cities, and seeing any castle is one of the most popular day…

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12 Best Hikes in Zion National Park, Utah

What are the best hikes in Zion National Park? Emerald Pools Trail is one of the best hiking trails among all national parks. That’s because there are numerous natural pools to explore which makes the hike out of this world. The Lower Emerald Pools are also the site of a beautiful waterfall. The Upper Emerald Pools is a magical world of natural pools, waterfalls, secret rock alcoves, and more. This day hike is one of the most pleasant hikes in Zion. The Watchman trail distance is just  3 miles and…

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16 Best Glacier National Park Hikes

Located in Montana, Glacier National Park offers many great hiking experiences. The park is full of amazing natural wonders of fresh blue lakes, imposing mountains and awe-inspiring glaciers. With more than 700 miles of both short hikes and extended backpacking trails, it’s easy to find one you’ll love. Here are my picks for the 16 best Glacier National Park hikes. This post was originally written by Julie from Outdoorzer who shared her shared her must-see trails when you visit Glacier National Park and The Planet D team has added more variety to help you…

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From 1 to 3 Weeks

From 1 to 3 Weeks

Posted: 1/16/23 | January 16th, 2023 I’ve yet to meet a traveler who didn’t love their time in Japan. It’s just one of those countries that everyone loves. How can you not? The food is rich, carefully crafted, and delicious; the history and culture rich and long; the landscape breathtaking; and the people super friendly and polite. Japan remains one of my favorite countries. No matter how long I visit, it’s never enough. I always leave wanting more. With Japan open to travelers again, people are racing to visit! I…

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21 Best Beaches in the World To Visit in 2023

There are many amazing things to see while traveling, but few beat the feeling of arriving at a beautiful beach. Picture palm trees, coral reefs, beach bars, and sea turtles – all the best beach characteristics. Whether you want an inner city spot to sunbathe and play volleyball or a remote haven for marine life, the good news is that the world is a big place with many options. The best beaches in the world are spread far and wide and full of surprises. Top Beaches in the World Top…

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18 Best Things to do in Guatemala

Guatemala has been gaining international attention as a top tourist destination. If you are looking for a trip out of the ordinary, make sure to add this beautiful country in Central America to your list. This Guatemala travel guide was originally written by Daniel of Destinationless Travel who spent a month exploring the country. It has been updated by The Planet D who also spent a month in Guatemala and we’ve added some new tours and attractions for 2023 thanks to our team. Best Things to do in Guatemala As one of the…

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