A trip to Thailand is traveling to a place like no other. It is exotic yet familiar. It is bustling cities and small towns; beaches, countryside, and concrete. Thailand is often high on the bucket list of many travelers. For years it was high on ours. However, it seemed a little too far; a little […]
Hard to believe it is time to write up another quarterly travel round-up! Am I the only person who thinks this year is flying by? For anyone new to my quarterly travel roundups, these posts highlight our travel activities by offering glimpses of things that haven’t made it onto the blog yet! Here we go!
Many people are like us. Working adults with responsibilities as well as dreams of far-flung destinations. We fit a different type of travel mold than that of the younger end of the millennium generation. Long ago, we traded in the possibilities of a traditional gap year for the security offered by full time jobs and […]
This quarter’s travel roundup comes pretty fresh off my one month blogging break! Every year, I’ve been taking the month of May off from my blog in celebration of my birthday. Prior to taking my break, I put some feelers out about these posts. After getting some feedback, I am carrying on with these posts […]
I have set a personal goal to travel to 40 countries before my 40th birthday. As I’m sure you remember, I just took the month of May off from blogging to celebrate my…. 37th birthday! Therefore, I feel sharing this post now is relevant and timely. This means I now have three years left to […]
For the third year in a row, I am giving myself the gift of time by taking the month of May off from my blog. That’s right, another birthday gift to myself involving a few less things on my plate for a little bit. And, because my birthday is at the beginning of the month, […]
In all honesty, I wasn’t planning on writing a travel roundup for the first quarter of 2019. After looking at my analytics and engagement on these past roundup posts, it is pretty clear that these are some of my least popular. However after getting both an unexpected travel surprise this quarter, having a question I’d […]
Costa Rica is famous for being a beautiful, eco-friendly country. Surrounded by water and composed of dense tropical forests and substantial volcanoes, Costa Rica is rich in biodiversity. Tourists flock to the area to experience these elements of nature at their finest while soaking up the pura vida lifestyle. These elements lend themselves to yet […]