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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 […]
It’s hard to believe we’re coming down to the end of 2015, and we are approaching our final two trips for the year. We have a quick overnight family holiday next weekend, and then we will leave the weekend after that for our final beach holiday of the year. As the year is coming to an end, I always like to reflect back on the great year we are about to leave behind.
With stunning mountain scenery, abundant wildlife, endless outdoor activities, top-notch restaurants, and proximity to Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole is a prime travel destination in Wyoming. Having lived there for a year and half, I was also able to see the other side of Jackson, and pick up some tips along the way. Now, whenever […]