Over the next seven days, I will be visiting opposite sides of the country, experiencing big differences in weather, and traveling for very different purposes. I am scheduled to return home on Thursday evening from a work trip in Washington, D.C., and then will fly out for a fun weekend away in Las Vegas on […]
All over the world there are countless amazing beaches. Perfectly soft white sand, crashing waves, bright sunshine, and swaying palm trees. Coming from a place that is completely landlocked, a day at the beach is oftentimes the stuff of dreams. However, we all know that sometimes things aren’t what we imagine them to be. Here’s our list […]
As winter really sets in, more and more people are longing from a break away from the shovels and frigid temperatures in exchange for some R&R by the beach. Generally topping the list of places to go are sunny, all-inclusive resorts where you can fly, stay, eat, and play for one bundled price. Like anything, […]
Puerto Vallarta is nestled in between an unexpected quantity of mountains and the waters of Banderas Bay. It is beautiful! We decided to spend our last vacation of 2015 here as it was easy to access and still affordable in the inflated peak Christmas travel season. Let me just say that although we were glad […]
There’s many reasons why I love travel. Experiencing new cultures and expanding my worldview while learning about others, discovering amazing sites, enjoying new foods, and seeing a side of life different from my own. Really, the list of reasons goes on and on. One of my favorite things about traveling is getting to try new […]
Sunsets are high on my list of things I love. They are continually beautiful, awe inspiring, and free. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good sunrise too, but I’m generally just not as functional at that hour of the day.
I love farmers markets! There’s something about supporting local small business and people, and the general atmosphere that is very appealing and important. After a little wandering this morning, we found this awesome farmers market next to the marina.
Today’s travel reminders courtesy of flying our not-so-friendly skies. 1. Patience is a virtue; best put in to practice when you’re informed your flight will be delayed just long enough to cause you to miss your connection and the next flight isn’t until the following morning…
On the winding back roads of northeast Wyoming, lies America’s first national monument, Devils Tower. This is an amazing site, which was created millions of years ago…
As Dorothy said to Toto in The Wizard of Oz, “We’re not in Kansas anymore.” Really, there isn’t much in Kansas, especially Topeka, so it’s good to be home from there… However, if you ever happen to find yourself in that neck of the woods, you have to make it a point to have dinner […]