S3 Ep. 20: Hiking Mount Fuji with Guest Deanna Lu

On today’s episode, we have special guest, Deanna Lu sharing with us her experience hiking Mount Fuji. Deanna took a month-long backpacking trip to Japan back in 2014. She chats with us about her experience there in Japan and about the epic hike.

Tune in as Deanna talks about the struggles as well as the rewarding experiences. She tells us all about what she would have done differently if she were to do it again.

For anyone who loves the outdoors, wants to visit Japan, or is curious about hiking Mount Fuji, TUNE IN!

As always, thank you for listening to this week’s episode, we hope you enjoyed it. Feel free to write us on our Instagram, Twitter, & the Le Wild Explorer blog with your questions, comments & anything else that’s on your mind!

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24 Hours in Lake Tahoe

There is a little bit of everything in Lake Tahoe. You have casinos on the Nevada side, snow in the wintertime along with ski resorts and other snow sport activities. For the summertime visitors it the perfect place for swimming in the crystal clear waters. Other water sports like paddleboarding, kayaking, jet skiing, boating, and more are at your fingertips. But if you have a limited time there are some beautiful sights and activities that you can still participate in. I share my Lake Tahoe itinerary and how you what 24 hours in Lake Tahoe looks like if you’re visiting during the summer.

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Best Photo Spots in Lake Tahoe 

Lake Tahoe is the second deepest lake in the United States and straddles on the California/Nevada border. The alpine area makes the lake unique as its surrounded by mountains and pine trees. In the colder months, it’s a winter wonderland and during the summer the gorgeous blue water makes you feel like you’re in paradise. It’s an absolute dream place to photograph since you have different elements to capture. If you’re planning a visit then check out my list of the best photo spots in Lake Tahoe.

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S3 Ep. 11: Summertime Travel Destinations in the USA!

This week we’re talking about some fun places to travel to this summer and they’re all the in the U.S! If you’re looking to take a domestic trip this summer and need some inspiration, tune in!

Jeanine’s Recommendations:

West Coast
Southern Oregon
• Crater Lake and the Painted Hills
Catalina Island, California
• Camping adventure or relaxed hotel stay
Central California National Parks
• Yosemite National Park and Sequoia National Park

Midwest
Wyoming National Park Road Trip
•Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park

Martha’s Recommendations:

West Coast 
San Diego, CA
• LEGOLand, San Diego Zoo & Safari, Old Town San Diego, the beach!

East Coast
Bar Harbor, Maine
• Echo Lake, Acadia National Park, hiking, camping, and the beach
Orlando, Florida
• Disney World, Universal, Crayola Experience, Gatorland, Sealife Aquarium

Midwest
Denver, Colorado
• Denver Botanical Gardens, Trout Haven Ranch Trout Pond, Butterfly Pavilion & Insect Center, Denver Zoo, Downtown Denver Aquarium, Denver, Art Museum & Rocky Mountain National Park.

As always, thank you for listening to this week’s episode! We hope you enjoyed this episode. Feel free to write us on our Instagram, Twitter, & the Le Wild Explorer blog with your questions, comments & anything else that’s on your mind! Follow us at @ohmytravelpodcast, @lewildexplorer, & @marthagetsit

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S3 Ep. 10: Summertime Travel Destinations Abroad!

Hi! This week we’re talking about some awesome places to travel to this summer! If you’re looking to take an international trip this summer and need some inspiration, tune in!

Jeanine’s Recommendations:

Honduras
•Roatán for diving/snorkeling
•Utila – Carribean island
•Pico Bonito National Park
•Copán Ruins
•Moskitia – one of the last undeveloped areas in Honduras

Colombia
•Barranquilla – for the local flavor
•Cartagena – old town vibes on the coast
•Bogotá – capital city, culture, landmarks
•Medellín – Flower Fest in August
•Tayrona National Park

Singapore
•Museums
•Little India, Chinatown
•Supertrees
•Gardens
•Food stalls

Switzerland
•outdoor adventure
•hiking
•lakes
•enjoy the amazing weather!

Martha’s Family Recommendations:

Taipei, Taiwan
•Yangmingshan National Park
•Taipei Zoo
•Gondola Ride
•Taipei 101

Amsterdam, Netherlands
•Vonder Park
•Anne Frank House
•Van Gogh Museum
•Woonboot Museum
•Tun Fun

Cairns, Australia
•Botanical Gardens
•Daintree National Park
•Esplanade Boardwalk
•Kuranda Scenic Railway

Toronto, Canada
•Ripley’s Aquarium
•Chinatown

Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
•Darwin Research Center

As always, thank you for listening to this week’s episode! We hope you enjoyed this episode. Feel free to write us on our Instagram, Twitter, & the Le Wild Explorer blog with your questions, comments & anything else that’s on your mind! Follow us at @ohmytravelpodcast, @lewildexplorer, & @marthagetsit

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