Category: Travel Tips

9 Places to Visit in the U.S. that Honor African Americans

The past few months have been a whirlwind of emotions as America grapples with more black deaths at the hands of police officers and racists. The most recent events – the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery while he was jogging, the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor in her own home, and the murder of

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Best of Mexico, by City | 2 Girls Who Travel

We recently ran across an article ranking 12 of Mexico’s cities and it was a definite conversation-starter for us. We’re absolute fans of Mexico travel and have visited quite a bit, so we decided to weigh in on our own version by creating this blog post: the best of Mexico, broken down by cities we’ve

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What Travelers Should Know About the Real ID Act

We want you to do something very quickly. Locate your state-issued driver’s license or ID and look in the top right. If there’s a star in the top right, congratulations — you’re in compliance with the Real ID Act. If you don’t see a star, keep reading! First, you may be wondering what the Real

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2 Girls Who Travel – The Sh*t You Didn’t See

Our travels have brought us stories for ages…but there’s some stuff we don’t share with you guys! That’s changing today – for this blog we decided to let you in on some of our travel experiences that DIDN’T make the blog. We chuckled while thinking of each one. Enjoy! #1 Val Smitten in Greece As

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Eating My Way Around Shanghai | 2 Girls Who Travel

Hey yall! Val here. Recently I traveled to Shanghai, China for work and you know ya girl was on the hunt for some delicious local cuisine. So naturally I figured I’d compile a list for you! So keep reading to see where I ate, what I ate and what I recommend! Four Seasons Shanghai This

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Guide to Antigua, Guatemala | 2 Girls Who Travel

Okay, yall. Put this country on your radar. Guatemala surpassed all our expectations. We enjoyed this trip so much! And now we want to share everything with you – including tips for traveling to Guatemala yourself. Get comfortable. This is a long one. Getting There When traveling to Guatemala, you’ll most likely fly into La

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Tulum Travel Guide: Where to Eat (and Drink)

If you’ve been tuned in the past few weeks, you know that we’ve been giving you the full scoop on Tulum, Mexico – from transportation to places to visit. And now we have to tell you about allll the food! We must say, it’s a foodie-mecca. Tulum has some of the best bites we’ve encountered

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Tulum Travel Guide: Top Things To Do

Hey Wanderlusters! By now, you’ve probably read our first blog post for the Tulum Travel Guide which focused on getting there and how to get around. If you haven’t checked it out, you can do so here. Now we want to share some of the best things to do in Tulum! It’s a super cute

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Tulum Travel Guide: Where to Stay and Getting Around

We are such fans of Mexico…it’s become a 2 Girls Who Travel tradition to visit every year – each time traveling to a different city. After months of consideration, this year we decided on Tulum, a small town in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. In coming weeks, we’ll be giving you our Guide to Tulum – everything

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Val and Kim’s Travel Confessions

Does it look like we have it all together when we travel? If so, great. As bloggers, that’s kind of the point. But…lean in close. We actually don’t. Shocker, right? So much goes on behind the scenes! As travelers, we each have our own little quirks. And we’re going to share some of them with

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