When we decided to go to Aruba, we weren’t entirely sure what all we would experience on the island. We knew that, unlike several other Caribbean islands we have visited, the climate would be a little more desert like than tropical. We also knew that we would be out of the hurricane belt, but it […]
After visiting many islands in the Caribbean, I would have to say my award for the most beautiful water goes to Turks and Caicos! It is so beautiful, it nearly put me in a trance… I could not stop staring at it! Our adventure in Grand Turk took us over and under the water and […]
Love waterfalls? Crave adventure? Why not head to the Dominican Republic and experience both! We spent a day hiking and climbing in the hills outside Puerta Plata, which led us to the ultimate adventure – The 27 Waterfalls of Damajagua! What exactly are the 27 waterfalls of Damajagua? There was a misinterpretation of the translation […]
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 […]
Do you remember when Jamaica first announced they were going to have a bobsledding team in the winter Olympics? What about the movie Cool Runnings? As unbelievable as it may seem Jamaica has a bobsled team!
This park is situated between Jackson Hole, WY and Yellowstone National Park and features one of the most iconic, most recognized, most beautiful, and most dramatic views in North America – The Teton Mountain Range, which is home to the idyllic Grand Teton peak. Tetons, which features other amazing peaks like Moran and Teewinot are breathtaking. Honestly, […]
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 […]