Why You Should Try Traveling Locally

I bet you're wondering what I mean by "traveling locally". It almost sounds like it's an oxymoron, traveling while at the same time never really going anywhere. What it really means is to travel around your area, to see things that you have never taken the time to go see, to explore what has always … Continue reading Why You Should Try Traveling Locally

Buying Tickets: Craigslist is Not Your Friend.

I recently just heard yet another travel horror story that was chock full of bad experiences, but seriously lacking common sense. A friend of mine who thinks of himself as the savviest of shoppers recently bought tickets to a high profile event only to find out when he got to the gate that they were … Continue reading Buying Tickets: Craigslist is Not Your Friend.

When Travel Planning Has You Burnt Out

  We have all been there, hunched over our travel guides, our Pinterest full to the brim with new travel pins, our google search history mirroring our current obsession of the next destination... As quickly as we were excited for our upcoming travels, we become overwhelmed and are engulfed by the sheer magnitude of our … Continue reading When Travel Planning Has You Burnt Out

Winter Airline Sales: When to Jump at the Right Deal

Want to find out how to save money on flights? Sales like these help you stretch your traveling budget without feeling like you are missing out.

Painting the (Tournament of) Roses Red

Ten seconds until the clock strikes midnight, the ball is dropping before your eyes, and then you start hearing everyone shout "Happy New Year!". It's the beginning to a new year, everyone is celebrating and the drinks are flowing, ready to kick off the rest of the party. Well... not for you, because you have … Continue reading Painting the (Tournament of) Roses Red

A Cautionary Tale and How to Avoid Becoming One.

*The following Story is fictional, any resemblance to any actual events is purely coincidental* Story time everybody!!   So let's talk about the Smith family. Bob Smith decided he wanted to take his family in vacation to an incredibly popular theme park during spring break so his kids wouldn't miss any school (education is super … Continue reading A Cautionary Tale and How to Avoid Becoming One.

Anyone Can Travel…

This is the belief that springboarded me into becoming an active participant in the social media world. I didn't feel like there was a real person out there showing people that travel could be attainable to anyone. Vloggers, bloggers, freelance writers showing their travels, but not how they were able to travel. Or only showing … Continue reading Anyone Can Travel…