Taylor Herperger

Taylor Herperger is a traveler and freelance writer with passions in environmentalism, adventure travel, and music. A lover of Guinness and window seats, Taylor got her first taste of international travel in 2007 and has been exploring the world slow and steady ever since.

The Best Chichen Itza Tours

10 Best Chichen Itza Tours (from Cancun, Tulum, or Playa del Carmen)

With so many Chichen Itza tours on the market today, sifting through them all and finding the best one for you can feel like a chore. I mean, of course you want the best Chichen Itza experience possible, but what if there was a way you could narrow down your prospects and cut right to …

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Travel Writing Jobs

Travel Writing Jobs: A Step-by-Step Beginner Guide (+5 Tips)

Dreaming of getting paid to travel by landing one of those coveted travel writing jobs? When I first started writing on the Internet back in 2013, I had no idea what I was doing and certainly wasn’t making any money. Yet, over time, as I built my portfolio and refined my chops, I began to …

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Backpacking Europe: The Ultimate Guide

Backpacking Europe is at the top of many a traveler’s bucket list. But how exactly do you start planning such a big trip with so many variables? In my travels, I’ve had the opportunity to go backpacking through Europe a few times, and every time I’ve gone, I’ve traveled a little longer, immersed myself deeper, …

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16 Best Playa del Carmen Day Trips and Excursions

Choosing the best day trips from Playa del Carmen can be a tough decision. I mean, in an area known for its natural beauty and adventure, there are just so many options for Playa del Carmen excursions! I recently spent well over a month based in Playa del Carmen, exploring everything I could about the …

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Ultimate Travel Guide to Playa del Carmen Mexico

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Playa del Carmen, Mexico

With spectacular beaches, beautiful nature, top-notch food, and some of the craziest nightlife around, Playa Del Carmen, Mexico is one of the coolest destinations on the Mayan Riviera. I recently had the opportunity to spend over a month living, working, and playing in Playa del Carmen and made a point to check out the best …

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The Ultimate Mexico Packing List

The Ultimate Packing List for Mexico (Exactly What You Need to Bring)

Your plane tickets are bought, your hotel is booked, and now all that’s left is to figure out the perfect packing list for Mexico. Mexico is an incredibly diverse country with many regions and climates, and so if you feel overwhelmed by the idea of packing for your trip to Mexico, that’s totally understandable. There’s …

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