About Jessie Dalton

Jessie Dalton has traveled around Southeast Asia, Europe, Africa and the US. She is a contributing member at Guidester, a US-Italian dual citizen, and has an innate thirst for knowledge. Originally from the ‘Show Me’ state, today Jessie lives in Denver, CO. She balances growing the business with a rich home life with husband and adventure partner Dan, an overall passion for travel and local culture, and the drive to continue to encourage others to exchange routine for a rich, engaging experience.

Tanzania Safari – The Ultimate Bucket List Experience

By | 2017-11-16T19:12:36+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Africa, Outdoor Enthusiast, Tanzania|

  No trip to Tanzania is complete without taking a safari. There are options for 2-day, 3-day, and 4-day excursions that will take you to various national parks in Tanzania. We decided to book a safari excursion with Kandoo Adventures as an an add-on to our Kilimanjaro trek. The experience included a 2-day private safari to [...]

Singapore: The Architecture City

By | 2017-10-25T00:51:28+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Art & History, Asia, Singapore|

Singapore is a city chock full of awesome architecture. You have futuristic skyscrapers next to old colonial buildings showcasing a mix of new and old. Singapore is an interesting city as it offers Western luxury with the cultural influences of Southeast Asia. Below, the best Singapore architecture is highlighted and are must-see's on your [...]

The New Seven Wonders of the World

By | 2017-10-27T02:59:07+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Asia, Brazil, China, Europe, India, Italy, Jordan, Mexico, North America, Peru|

  Ultimately, any list of the Seven Wonders of the World is a bit subjective based on the individual or group that created the list. However, the following places were dubbed the new Seven Wonders of the World in 2007 and still are largely regarded as such. 1. Chichén Itzá, Mexico The stepped pyramids and [...]

Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay in Sausalito, CA

By | 2017-10-29T22:28:22+00:00 December 1st, 2016|California, Food & Libations, Leisure & Relaxation, North America, USA|

I recently returned from my first long awaited trip to San Francisco. My mom and I take a mother-daughter weekend trip every year - this was year 5! I was so excited to stroll a city I wanted to visit for so many years. San Francisco is so many things. It is one of those [...]

Discover the natural beauty of Zion

By | 2017-11-15T20:57:52+00:00 September 12th, 2016|North America, Outdoor Enthusiast, Travel Tips, USA, Utah|

The Subway - Zion National Park, UT Over Labor Day weekend, my husband and I packed the car full of hiking and camping gear and headed west to Utah. We had been to Salt Lake City and the surrounding area before, but had never driven through south Utah. Heading west on I-70, I [...]

The Road to Hana: The World’s Most Beautiful Adventure

By | 2017-11-15T20:58:23+00:00 June 14th, 2016|Hawaii, North America, Outdoor Enthusiast, USA|

Maui's most popular visitor activity is the drive of the famous Hana Highway. The Road to Hana has been widely regarded as "The World's Most Beautiful Adventure" as well as "The World's Most Beautiful Drive". Our first hand experience has told us that indeed, this is one for the books. HanaHwy / CC BY-SA 3.0 [...]

Denver, Colorado: The Mile High City

By | 2017-10-11T18:01:30+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Colorado, Food & Libations, North America, Outdoor Enthusiast, Travel Tips, USA|

Denver Factoids Denver gets its name as the mile high city because the city is literally at an elevation of one-mile above sea-level, making it one of the highest standing cities in the United States. The state of Colorado is filled with Rocky Mountain activities galore, causing tourists to continue to flock to its capital [...]

The World’s Most Romantic Cities

By | 2017-10-29T04:06:39+00:00 February 11th, 2016|Australia, California, Europe, France, Italy, North America, Oceania, USA|

Whether you're searching for "the one" or looking for a romantic getaway, consider exploring one of these five destinations to get the love flowing. Take a look below to explore the five most romantic cities in the world. Santa Barbara's City Lights 5. Santa Barbara, California Couples flock to Santa Barbara [...]

Nepal is Back

By | 2017-11-15T20:58:42+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Asia, Nepal, Outdoor Enthusiast|

On April 25, 2015, Nepal was hit with a 7.8 magnitude earthquake, killing more than 9,000 people and numerous historic monuments across the central part of the country. Most of us know Nepal as the home of Mount Everest, the highest mountain on earth. This southeast Asian country is adventure heaven and the great news is you [...]

The Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand

By | 2017-10-29T04:10:17+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Art & History, Asia, Thailand|

No visit to Bangkok is complete without a visit to the dazzling Grand Palace. The landmark was home to the Thai King for 150 years and continues to be a marvelous attraction for Thais and foreigners alike.The palace complex is laid out very similarly to the palaces of Ayutthaya, the former capital of Siam. The complex [...]