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Memorial Day Getaways

Memorial Day Getaways

With Spring Break officially behind us, it’s time to set our focus on our next getaway. Memorial Day Weekend, the unofficial start to summer! Since we’re both fortunate to have long weekends off from work, we’re thinking a flight is totally doable this year. We’ve narrowed it down to these four spots and they’re actually all places we have visited ... Read More »

Which Greek Beaches Should You Visit For A Relaxation Holiday

Which Greek Beaches Should You Visit For A Relaxation Holiday

Not every holiday needs to be about seeing historical sites or amazing nature, sometimes you just need a chill time on the beach. Greece is perfect for the relaxing, beachside holiday. With nearly 16,000 kilometres of coastline and thousands of islands, you are sure to find the right spot to get some rest and relaxation. Not all beaches are created ... Read More »

City Getaways for Spring 2018

City Getaways for Spring 2018

Spring break is right around the corner for many people, which includes us! We are starting to get the itch after being cooped up inside with our cold winter weather, so planning a spring break trip is definitely happening over here. Many people look at a full week getaway, but we decided to look at a long weekend somewhere in ... Read More »

Five Date Night Ideas – 199ride

Five Date Night Ideas – 199ride

Ready for Romance? Try These 5 199ride-Approved Wisconsin Date Night Ideas Valentine’s Day may come once a year (thankfully, right?), but you can whip up some romance throughout Wisconsin all year round. Here are five date-friendly destinations to consider that put the “fun” back in your relationship. Just pick up your date in your reliable vehicle, select some soothing music, ... Read More »

Apps You Need for Travel in 2018

Apps You Need for Travel in 2018

Are you planning a getaway in 2018? We definitely are! We’re currently deciding between Vietnam/Laos and Scotland/Wales (anyone have any recommendations?). We’d love to hear where you’re going in 2018. Alana has been to Scotland (she studied abroad there actually) previously, but neither of us have visited Vietnam. Both offer great sight seeing opportunities, plus Alana could revisit some places ... Read More »

Planning Your Next Mexico Vacation

Planning Your Next Mexico Vacation

We’ve been to Mexico on a number of occasions over the years and love the fact that it’s close and easily accessible from the United States. And we are now entering the time of year (winter!) when we tend to start day dreaming about being on a beach and soaking up the warmth and sun. So, we have been starting ... Read More »

Save on Your Winter Get-Away With DOSH

Save on Your Winter Get-Away With DOSH

Winter is coming… Game of Thrones and Wisconsin have a little something in common when it comes to winter. YOU MUST BE PREPARED. Although it’s not officially winter, it sure is starting to feel like it here in Wisconsin, which means the preparations have begun. From getting the winter coats and sweaters out of storage, to pulling the snow shovels ... Read More »

5 Fall Day Family Trip Ideas | 199ride Car Road Trips

5 Fall Day Family Trip Ideas | 199ride Car Road Trips

199ride’s Top 5 Fall Day Trip Ideas for Families Your 199ride Guide to Northeast Wisconsin’s Autumn Attractions Pack your kids in the car and find your way to these fun fall attractions in Northeast Wisconsin. We’ve compiled our top five family-friendly day trip ideas to help you and your family celebrate the fall season in true Wisconsinite fashion. From apple ... Read More »

Donate Your Dosh

Donate Your Dosh

By now, you’ve probably read our posts about DOSH. If not, here is a quick introduction: DOSH is an app that earns you cash back on purchases you make everyday. You simply link your credit cards to the DOSH app and when you pay with a linked credit card at a participating restaurant, hotel, store, etc., you earn cash back ... Read More »

Things to Tick Off the List When in Sydney

Things to Tick Off the List When in Sydney

Australia is a beautiful country with a huge amount of attractions for visitors on a holiday. While the flight might seem long, it is definitely worth the travel time if you plan your time wisely. There are lots of areas and cities to choose from, but I want to focus on what many feel is the gem of this gorgeous ... Read More »