82 facts about Hawaii (fact 5, 32 and 57 might really surprise you)

With over a dozen of Hawaii articles on our blog about, it’s pretty clear that we love these islands. And, having spend several weeks island hopping the Hawaiian islands, we have discovered several unique – sometimes surprising – facts about Hawaii. We’ve gathered the most interesting, educational and fun trivia …

Things to do in Cascais, one of the most beautiful places in Portugal

Located on the Atlantic coast of Portugal, just a stone’s throw away from capital Lisbon, you’ll find picture-perfect Cascais. The town’s lively vibe and old-time charm are truly captivating and it’s location is perfect to explore the wider region. With so many exciting things to do in Cascais and beyond, …

Best Big Island hikes: volcano, valley and waterfall hiking in Hawaii

The Big Island of Hawaii is a playground for active types. Especially the east side, described as windward, receives a lot of rain resulting in the most spectacular scenery. Volcanoes, valleys, waterfalls and lush jungles delight the adventurous souls. Hiking on the Big Island of Hawaii is the best way …

Things to do in Lagos, Portugal, and the best places to see nearby

Out of all the cities we’ve visited on our latest Portugal itinerary, Lagos really stood out. This historic town in the Western Algarve region has a bustling historic heart that is surrounded by loads of natural beauty. If you’re looking for a picturesque seaside city that offers plenty of opportunities …

Benagil cave Portugal: Ultimate guide to the Algarve’s most popular sea cave

The Benagil cave, also known as Algar de Benagil or the Benagil Cathedral, is the most popular cave along the stunning Algarve coastline in Portugal. The reason why it has become so well-liked, is its particular rock formation which lets the light flood in via an opening in the ceiling …