Planning port activities during cruise stops can be overwhelming. There are generally many appealing options to try during your limited time in each place. It’s hard to decide between visiting the local shops in town, heading to the beach for some fun in the sun, or venturing into the hills for a nature-packed adventure. Here’s our […]
Today is my birthday! Originally, I had planned on doing a juicy post full of bits of wisdom, insights, and travel tidbits that I have learned in my 35 years. However, after much reflection, I’ve decided to give myself one of the best gifts there is in life… That is the gift of time!
In the spirit of a new year, I’ve decided to start doing quarterly “roundups” of our travel activities. Oftentimes, there are things going on behind the scenes and sometimes our actual experiences don’t make it into an official blog post for many months due to the nature of my schedule. These posts will offer glimpses of our travel happenings […]
It is so hard to believe we are coming to the end of yet another year. I’m not quite sure where this past year has gone. One thing is for sure, we have been a very busy duo! Here at By Land and Sea, we believe it is possible to travel big without quitting our […]
In just two short months, America’s National Parks will be celebrating their 100th birthday! With this in mind, we have been doing a post a month from March through August, highlighting five of the national parks we have been to. For June, the third National Park being featured on our count down is Grand Teton National Park.
There are so many things to try when visiting Alaska that its hard to narrow them down to make sure you have a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the last frontier. While it’s important to weigh your options and activity levels carefully, it’s also important to determine what experiences you would not want to miss out on. For […]
Less than 6 months since I launched my travel blog, By Land and Sea, I was touched to be nominated not once, but twice, for the Liebster Award! Thank you so much to What Way Today for my initial nomination, and thank you to The Bristolian Backpacker, who nominated me shortly thereafter. Because I was […]
The whole thought and history behind it was so intriguing to me. I couldn’t wait to get there, and we loved our day in Chichen Itza. Spending a day in Chichen Itza will take you back in time through dense jungles to the world of the ancient Mayans. It’s a world of incredible genius, astronomy, […]