Author Archives: Alana

Overnight in Haneda Airport – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Overnight in Haneda Airport – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Can you stay overnight in the Tokyo-Haneda International Airport? Yes, you can! Our 12 hour flight from the U.S. arrived around 10:30pm local time. So, instead of paying for an outrageously priced airport hotel for maybe a few hours of sleep, we chose to stay overnight in the airport. Anyone who wishes to stay overnight must make their way to the international ... Read More »

Her Packing List

Her Packing List

This post was updated on 1/12/14 Red text and crossed out means I dropped it, green text means I added it.  TOPS 1 full zip jacket (Lululemon) 1 long sleeve shirt (Icebreaker) 4 t-shirts (2 Icebreaker, 1 Adidas ClimaLite, 1 Mountain Hardwear) 4 tank tops (1 Nike Dri-Fit, 1 Old Navy, 1 Icebreaker, 1 cheap one from Bali) 1 camisole ... Read More »

Alana’s RTW Trip Bucket List

Alana’s RTW Trip Bucket List

When telling people about our trip, I keep hearing, “What country are you most excited for?” I am really excited to visit every country on our list.  I imagine I will enjoy some places more than others, but each place will bring an entirely new set of experiences and leave us with amazing memories. Picking just one country to want to visit ... Read More »

Saving Money with Ebates.com

Saving Money with Ebates.com

Anyone who knows me knows I love shopping online and that I won’t hit the purchase button without making sure I have the best possible deal. I’ve traditionally used coupon codes to save money, but I have also added earning cash back to my arsenal with the help of Ebates.com. I’ve been using Ebates to save money since 2011. In total, I have ... Read More »

Sundara Inn and Spa Review

Sundara Inn and Spa Review

What is Sundara Inn and Spa? Sundara Inn and Spa is a destination spa and resort located in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, USA. They have won numerous awards since opening in 2003. Most recently, they were chosen as one of the Top 5 Destination Spas in the world in Travel + Leisure Magazine’s 2014 Readers’ Poll. Atmosphere (4/5) We will always ... Read More »

Deciding to Travel the World

Deciding to Travel the World

Deciding to completely alter your life isn’t a quick or snap decision; at least it wasn’t for us. The idea of long-term travel was something we discussed and contemplated on and off for a few years, but it always seemed more of a fantasy than reality. Then we went to Nicaragua for two weeks in 2013 and met a couple ... Read More »