Middle East Oman

Ultimate Oman Road Trip Itinerary: Ancient Forts, Tropical Islands & More

Michelle Halpern on the Wahiba Sands dunes at sunset holding a scarf along her Oman road trip itinerary

Oman is one of the most underrated countries I’ve ever been to. The variety of landscapes and activities to enjoy in Oman alone is incredible, and in this Oman road trip itinerary I’m going to help you recreate the trip of a lifetime. Between Oman’s insane beauty, incredibly friendly locals, modern roads that are easily driveable, and high safety ratings, you have yourself a recipe for an incredible adventure. This Oman road trip itinerary is extensive and will walk you…

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California USA

11 Awesome Places to Visit in California in Winter

Sequoia National Park, California in winter

California gets that “endless summer” stereotype for good reason, but the truth is that California in winter has just as much to offer visitors and residents! Take it from someone who grew up in Maine but has lived in California for 10 years—when I’m especially missing the snow (though rare!), I love that in just two hours from LA, I can be in the mountains. But visiting California in the winter months isn’t just great for snowy escapes. It’s also…

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Favorite Products

50+ Stylish Travel Gifts For Her (2023 Gift Guide)

Stylish travel gifts for her

Looking for the best travel gifts for her—the special lady in your life who’s known for her jet-setting ways? Well, you’ve come to the right place because I am one such lady. As a travel blogger for the last six years, I can personally attest that these 50+ travel gifts for women below are ones that any female traveler will LOVE. Women can be notoriously tough to shop for, but there’s a little something for every jet-setting lady in your…

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USA Utah

18 Coolest Things to Do in Salt Lake City

Michelle Halpern posing for things to do in Salt Lake City blog

Utah is without a doubt one of the most beautiful and underrated states in the entire country, and if you’re flying into Utah chances are you’re likely traveling through Salt Lake City. When I did a big road trip through Utah, Colorado and Wyoming a couple of years ago, SLC was our starting and ending point, and it made for a great base to kick off our trip. But whether Utah’s capital is a quick stopover or your final destination,…

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