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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 »

Alana’s Most Favorite Places

Alana’s Most Favorite Places

After traveling around the world for 2 years, people have had a lot of questions for us. By far the most popular is, “What was your favorite place?” This question is difficult to answer because I really enjoyed almost everywhere we went. Though when I think about it, there are five spots that probably tie for first place in my ... Read More »

A Brisk Weekend in San Francisco

A Brisk Weekend in San Francisco

This post is sponsored by Seeker Digital. Who doesn’t love a weekend city break once in a while? We’ve offered up some great tips for spending your time in Boston and Chicago – now let’s turn our attention to San Francisco. The City by the Bay. It’s known by many names, but is often referred to as ‘The City’ by its residents. ... Read More »

Five Local Experiences to Enjoy in Alicante

Five Local Experiences to Enjoy in Alicante

The city of Alicante on Spain’s Costa Blanca is the perfect place for a sunny escape. Sparkling waters and an enviable climate make it a favorite holiday and vacation destination, but if you look further afield, you’ll find plenty more than crowded beaches and buzzing resorts. Flights to Alicante place you in a perfect location to explore the surrounding area ... Read More »