Guanajuato in Mexico may not be known to many but would you be surprised to hear that it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site? The town itself dates far back to the 16th century as a silver mining town and because of that is full of history, culture, art and religious sites. Guanajuato is also […]
Itineraries are sometimes a pain in the ass to create but when it's done, you are sure grateful you have one.
The bread and butter of Going Awesome Places are the crazy detailed itineraries that travellers won't be able to find anywhere else. Here you'll find a collection of itineraries that are created to help you, the reader, to plan your very own trip. Now you won't necessarily copy the itinerary line by line but the hope is that there'll be tidbits of knowledge that you'll be able to take away and also answer a lot of your questions.
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Cartagena in Colombia is a cultural gem that most of you probably haven’t heard of but you really should know about. As the first Spanish colony on the American continent and set in the picturesque backdrop of the crystal blue Caribbean, it’s one of those up and coming places that you’ll soon see as the […]
Macau is an awesome one day trip from Hong Kong that’s only a 55 minute boat ride away. It’s a completely different vibe from the big city of Hong Kong. Think of Macau as Asia’s version of Vegas but with old town Portuguese flare mixed around it. If you’re like most travellers, you’re going to be […]
10 day itinerary between Zion National Park, Horseshoe Bend, Lower Antelope Canyon and Vegas If you’re someone who’s looking for next-level adventure, unparalleled photography and a lot of fun, look no further than this 10 day action packed trip that I just completed a week ago as a bachelor party for my good friend Hilton. Table of Contents This […]
The essential 12 day Japan itinerary that is jam packed with incredible food, culture, and fun. Japan was high on my list of countries to visit for a long time and when I finally got to go there, it met my expectations in every way and was a dream trip come true. Knowing everything that […]
Out of my adventures through South East Asia, Bali was probably one of the most special and magical places I went to. Prior to heading there, the truth is I was worried that it’d be too touristy but I was surprised to find that it wasn’t overcrowded and there was a really nice balance between […]
The truth about trip planning Got your attention? If you connected at all with the title then you, like me find planning a trip daunting, a lot of work, time consuming, tedious and really sometimes an overall pain in the ass. What really happens… So you finally booked vacation time off and you’re excited […]
My personal guide for those travelling to South Korea and planning spending 7 days there. South Korea has come a long way and the capital of Seoul is the perfect example of a metropolis that has been built for the modern age. Technology-focused and fashion-conscious, what will strike you the most is just how well […]