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Staying Fit While Traveling

Staying Fit While Traveling

It’s no secret that staying fit while traveling is easier said than done. Your days are jam-packed with sightseeing plus you want to try all of the local food and drinks. Traveling gives you a million excuses for skipping your workouts and abandoning your mindful-eating plans. Use the interactive quiz below from Health IQ to get you motivated to stay ... Read More »

Save on Summer Vacation Must-haves with Dosh

Save on Summer Vacation Must-haves with Dosh

Summer is officially here. For us Wisconsinites that means warmer temps, longer days, evenings on the patio, weekends at the lake and SUMMER VACATION! If you’re anything like me you love everything about vacation: the dreaming, the planning, the anticipation and {of course} the trip itself. However, no vacation can start without the dreaded packing of the bags. Am I ... Read More »

Five Apps You Need for Summer Travel

Five Apps You Need for Summer Travel

Summer travel season is nearly here! While mid-summer is the most popular time for Americans to take a summer vacation, the season officially kicks off Memorial Day Weekend. That’s only a month away! Whether you’re hitting the open roads or the open skies this summer, take these five travel apps with you for an easier, better, and CHEAPER trip! Dosh ... Read More »

199ride’s Guide to Preparing Your Vehicle for a Long Road Trip

199ride’s Guide to Preparing Your Vehicle for a Long Road Trip

Preparing for a road trip with your family can take a great amount of effort. Do the kids have enough activities to stay occupied? Are the snacks packed? Are there easily accessible rest stops along the way? These are just a few of the questions you may be asking yourself. But, have you thought about your vehicle? Tuning up your ... Read More »

Chart a Course for Adventure With Europe’s Hidden Gems

Chart a Course for Adventure With Europe’s Hidden Gems

This post is brought to you by Grand European Travel For many travelers, a trip across Europe is the dream of a lifetime, something they will only get to experience once. Others, however, may have previously visited a country or two at a time, hitting the highlights in the time allowed. Whether you are planning your first European adventure or ... Read More »

17 Trips to Take in 2017

17 Trips to Take in 2017

We’ve been back in the U.S. for over six months! Naturally, we’re starting to feel a little wanderlusty. Thankfully, we have a trip to Hawaii planned for March! It’s a big family trip to celebrate Matt’s parents 40th wedding anniversary. We’re looking forward to spending some quality time with everyone and getting a little vitamin D at the same time. Looking ... Read More »

Five Greek Islands to Consider for Your Next Holiday

Five Greek Islands to Consider for Your Next Holiday

The islands of Greece are an ideal holiday destination for every type of traveler. With beaches that rival those of the Caribbean, a rich history that influenced the entire world, an amazing culture with delicious cuisine and a varied natural landscape, the Greek islands are the place to go. If you are planning your next holiday, it is worth considering ... Read More »

Gift Guide for Active Travelers

Gift Guide for Active Travelers

It’s that time of year again. Holiday music fills the stores, the temps are dropping (in our part of the world) and holiday cheer is on display everywhere you look. With that in mind, we figured we would put together a list of some of our favorite items for travel. Our gift guide is full of awesome tools to keep ... Read More »

How We Funded Our Around the World Trip

How We Funded Our Around the World Trip

Before I tell you how much our two year around-the-world trip cost, I feel it’s important to tell you how we funded our trip. We didn’t inherit a bunch of money. We didn’t sell our kidneys. Our parents didn’t pay for it. And we didn’t win the lottery. On more than one occasion we had people tell us they assumed we won ... Read More »

Three Things to do in Bogor, Indonesia

Three Things to do in Bogor, Indonesia

If you are planning a trip to Indonesia, you’ll most likely find yourself in Jakarta at some point. Be sure to make time to visit Bogor, considered to be a suburb of the capital city. Bogor is the third largest city in Indonesia and, at one point in time, was the capital of the Sunda Kingdom. One of the great things about ... Read More »