Bjórböðin: Bathing in Hops at The Beer Spa in Iceland

What is it like to bathe in young fermented beer, hops, and yeast? We were curious too, so we spent an afternoon with Bjórböðin in Iceland to find out. And, well, the answer surprised us. If you're looking for a bit of Icelandic adventure, an hour of relaxation away from an epic road trip, or just a couple beers with a close friend, read on. This gem of a beer spa might just be what you need.

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That One Time I was an Animal Whisperer in Cuba

During my five-day trip to Cuba, I met a lot of wild animals. Cats, dogs, chickens, horses, wild pigs. You name it, I probably saw it. Over time, my travel companions gave me the nickname "animal whisperer," and it stuck. In true whisperer fashion, here are some stories of the animals I met on this great Caribbean island.

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How to Travel as a Vegetarian Foodie

I (Mrs. Nerd) have recently transitioned over to vegetarianism. One of the burning questions on my mind? How the heck am I supposed to travel as a vegetarian foodie? The struggle is real, but as I've tackled this question on two trips so far and lived to tell the tale, here are a few veggie-happy tips I have for newly minted vegetarians wondering the same thing.

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5 Days in Nevada, 1 Epic Road Trip

Looking to plan an epic Nevada road trip, complete with alien scouting, backroad camping, natural views, a full day in crazy Las Vegas, and a surprise excursion into Utah for Zion National Park? If so, this 5 day itinerary is for you. Enjoy!

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Horseback Riding in Viñales, Cuba

Riding a horse has always been on my bucket list, and I finally managed to check it off in the most beautiful of places: Viñales, Cuba! If you're interested in horseback riding in Cuba, or if you just want to stare at incredible pictures of one of my favorite adventures to date, this is the post for you.

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Tealicious Tea Shops and Tea Regions Around The World

Tea. It's the "hot refresher," the afternoon cuppa, the delicious beverage that can be drank hot, cold, or somewhere in between, and you can find it in surprising places all over the world. In this collab post, several travel bloggers discuss their favorite places to find tea and what you should expect during your visit to each tea region and suggested tea shop. Ready for some tea-spiration? Read on!

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Bar Hopping Our Way Through Downtown Duluth

Duluth is a lovely little city in Northern Minnesota that sits right on the shores of Lake Superior. Its downtown strip offers an incredible array of quirky shops, restaurants, and cafes ... but the greatest of these are its eclectic bars and taverns. After bar hopping for a night, we compiled a list of places you absolutely NEED to go if you love booze and good eats. 

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