America Unplugged

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 >
 There is an incredible amount of interesting, historical, and fun things to do in Boston MA. And Boston is definitely a city of firsts and superlatives! On the list of firsts in America: public park, public school, printing press, newspaper, Read more >
If you’ve been following us for a while, you’ll know we love road trips. And a New England road trip in the fall has always been high on our bucket list. Back home in Australia our trees are mostly evergreens. Read more >
Have you been dreaming about a USA trip? This post is for you! We have visited the United States many times and have lived here for five years. We love travelling in the USA and sharing our expert tips to Read more >
It might seem strange to have a post on bathrooms when visiting a Western country like the USA, but, there are a few things about bathrooms in American to be aware of. When I say bathroom, I mean the place Read more >
Liberty is something that has been a theme of our USA travels lately. It’s not something I had consciously planned. But when you let go of the need to plan and control so much of your life, you’ll find the Read more >
I don’t see my role as a parent to push my children down certain paths, like going to Harvard University or any college. My role is more to open up doors of possibility and help them uncover for themselves which Read more >
I don’t think there was a movie that negatively affected me more than Jaws. So much so that when Kalyra asked to watch it last summer on a camping trip to Lake Kerr in North Carolina with friends, I vehemently Read more >
Mobile is the 4th destination we have visited in Alabama so far, and the more we explore this state the more we enjoy it’s history, culture and people. After spending time in Huntsville for a conference, exploring Montgomery and relaxing at the Read more >
Looking for tips on the best places to visit in Southern California? Are you ready for some SoCal adventure on a West Coast road trip? We’ve got you covered! In this 10 day Southern California road trip itinerary we’re talking Read more >


Using Pre-paid Travel Money Cards

My brother first told me about prepaid travel money cards a couple of years ago. He and his wife used a cash passport for their year long trip through South America and raved about how easy and convenient it was. Read more >