15 Best Photography Spots On The Oregon Coast

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Oregon Coast Guide - Cape Kiwanda

You don’t need to travel abroad to find amazing places to visit as some of the best treasures can be found in our back yard. The Oregon Coast has earned its spot as one of “Oregon’s 7 Wonders” because of it’s beauty and scenic routes. Here are 15 amazing places to photograph along Oregon Coast that’ll make you want to … Read More

Guide To The Best Waterfalls Near Portland

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Waterfalls Near Portland - Multnomah Falls

Whether you are an Oregon local or traveling to Portland for the weekend, a visit to the Columbia River Gorge and Multnomah Falls is a must. The state of Oregon has at least 238 waterfalls and luckily some of the most beautiful Oregon waterfalls are located alongside the Historic Columbia River Highway, only 30 minutes away from Portland. We suggest … Read More

15 Top Things To Do In Baja California, Mexico

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15 top things to do in baja california

With warm weather, beautiful beaches and top-notch resorts, Baja California, Mexico is the perfect vacation destination for west coast residents. While most people spend a few days in Cabo or Ensenada, we decided to travel the entire peninsula and all of its best points of interests over 3 weeks.     With over 55,000 square miles in Baja California, it … Read More

My Favorite Places Visited In 2017

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moraine lake banff alberta canada summer

What a year it has been! If you’ve been following my journey for a while, you may already know that I left my job in 2016 to move to Oregon and travel full time. I spent the beginning of the year exploring evergreen Oregon and then moved back to LA to work on a van conversion project with my husband … Read More

10 Reasons To Skip Iceland And Head To Oregon Instead

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10 reasons to travel to oregon vs iceland

Visiting Iceland is a dream for many travelers, but there is no secret that Iceland is one of the most expensive and sought-after destinations to travel to. A week-long trip to Iceland will easily cost anywhere from $2-$5K to cover van rental, flights, food, and gas. If this is out of your travel budget don’t be discouraged because it doesn’t … Read More

Hiking Guide to Lake O’Hara Viewpoint

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Canada is filled with endless pristine blue colored lakes, but one lake that has lately raised the interest of many people visiting Banff National Park area is Lake O’Hara. A cliff side overlook of Lake O’Hara from Opabin Prospect viewpoint has become a staple photo of many photographers and social media influencers, especially on Instagram.     But finding this … Read More

10 Unreal Waterfall Hikes In Oregon

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Lower Oneonta Falls Oregon

For anyone that has visited Oregon, there is no denying that it is home to some of the world’s most beautiful waterfalls. Ever since I moved to Oregon, I have made it my unofficial mission to visit as many waterfalls as I can. And while I haven’t been able to see them all (I mean after all there are over … Read More

10 Incredible Lakes In Banff, Canada

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Banff National Park in Canada is one of those places you never imagined could possibly exist until you go and see it for yourself. The best way to describe Banff is by comparing it to a little slice of paradise on Earth. Millions of people flock to Banff for its beauty every year and with good reason – you get … Read More

Ross Lake Resort, A Photographer’s Paradise

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Ross Lake Resort in the North Cascades National Park

Deep within the seldom visited North Cascades National Park lies the most amazing resort that you’ve probably never heard of: Ross Lake Resort. Floating on the edge of an aqua-colored lake with stunning views of the surrounding snow-capped peaks and recreation opportunities abound, this might be one of the best-kept secrets in the United States, and it’s why the same … Read More

North Cascades National Park: The Perfect Weekend Guide

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Diablo Lake North Cascade National Park

If you are looking for a perfect weekend camping getaway, consider the North Cascades National Park in Washington. With just over 20,000 visitors annually, North Cascades is one of the least visited National Parks in the United States, yet camping, hiking and backpacking in most trails and campsites is FREE. With views of glaciers and the soaring cascade peaks of … Read More