Should you Climb Uluru? It seems like an inspirational feat for many travelers to Australia. But pause before you climb, There are several reasons why it’s not a good idea. Read more >

The Perfect Aruba Itinerary: 5 Days on One Happy Island

The Caribbean has long been a popular destination for honeymooners, sun-seekers, and ocean-lovers. There are so many different islands with different influences to choose from – no two Caribbean islands are exactly alike! But a major downside of many Caribbean destinations is that the majority of islands lie in a vulnerable part of the Atlantic…

How (Extraordinary) Travel Blogging Got Us A Green Card in the USA

How travel blogging gave us a US Green Card. It’s incredible to think that our travel blog passion gave us the ultime dream. The right to live in the US permanently. Read more >

16 Fun Things to do in Myrtle Beach with Kids (Includes Natural Beauty)

Looking at the high rises north and south of my pool chair, I’m glad that our Myrtle Beach hotel is on a stretch of coastline surrounded by homes rather than tall buildings that block out the sun. It’s quiet and Read more >

WARNING: Australia is Full of Things that Will Kill You (Bugger it; Visit Anyway)

Too many Americans tell me they won’t travel to Australia as we have too many things that will kill them! No!!!! Here’s how to stay safe and love the thrill of it Read more >

A Weekend in Winnipeg: The Best Things to Do in Winnipeg, Manitoba

When most people think about Canadian cities to visit on their travels, they think of the “big ones”: Vancouver and Toronto and Montreal. Maybe Quebec City gets thrown in, or the country’s capital city of Ottawa. But do you know which cities often get overlooked and left out? The cities in central Canada. Cities like…

19 Reasons to Visit Johnston County, North Carolina (JoCo)

JoCo. You may not have heard of this county, but anyone who has experienced it carves out a soft spot for it in their heart. Johnston County, as it’s proper name expands out to, is one of the biggest counties Read more >

October 2018 Travel and Blogging Recap

October is always going to be a pretty exciting month for me – both my birthday and wedding anniversary fall within the first 10 days of the month! It’s also usually my favorite month of the year because Ohio is bursting with fall color, but for the second year in a row the fall color…

In the Land of the Ice Bears

I’ll never forget the first time I locked eyes with a polar bear. It’s a fairly common occurrence if you go to watch these silent giants in the wild – they aren’t really afraid of much (definitely not humans), and are super curious creatures. So when you’re staying out on the Manitoba tundra at Frontiers…

Things to do in New England – 10 Small Towns Not to Miss!

New England is in the northeast of the United States and includes Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Most people only think of autumn road trips, but New England can be great any time of year and can Read more >

The Pros and Cons of Cuba Travel (+ Concerns and Logistics)

The pros and cons of Cuba travel. Know before you go! Learn about things like currency, safety, how to get around, and what the people (and music and salsa dancing) are like. Read more >

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