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!
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 […]
This time four years ago, the tragedy that ultimately changed my life had just occurred a little over a week prior. It honestly hurt to breathe. I couldn’t see any possibility of a future in my world.
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, […]
We tend to go a lot of places that are quite a distance away and offer a change of scenery from our daily lives in the Rocky Mountains. Oftentimes, that means we head to the ocean! However, for this year’s spring break trip we decided to head to Steamboat Springs, Colorado for something that was […]