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!
Looking to beat the California desert heat? The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is the best way to do so! How can you beat that? Being from the Rocky Mountain region, I wasn’t sure what to expect of this area of the California desert. Needless to say we were not at all disappointed by our experience […]
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 […]
Our first visit to the United States’ Pacific Northwest region was ushered in by a trip to Portland, Oregon. This city is surrounded by hype and it certainly lives up to the expectations. Salt water rivers, waterfalls, and volcanoes surround the beautiful area. The downtown area is the perfect mix of high rise buildings and tree-lined […]
Fall in New England is something I’ve always wanted to experience. From the vibrant foliage to covered bridges and quaint villages, this has always been a travel goal of mine. How convenient it was when some friends of ours informed us they would be getting married in Connecticut in October – peak season! We […]
When picking a cruise, there are many things to consider. Future passengers must consider cost, itineraries and ports of call, cruise lines, sailing dates, state room options and more. Sometimes, figuring all of these things out can be daunting. This can be even more challenging when there is a sale, shortening the window of […]
Another year is coming to an end, which is really hard to believe. It is always fun to write up these end-of-year travel reviews to reflect back on the year gone by. And, what a wonderful travel year we had! As in years past, we believe it is possible to travel big without quitting our […]
Los Angeles is a city where dreams are made and sometimes broken – filled with surfers, glam, and skyscrapers, right? I spent a significant amount of time in my early life in Los Angeles. My grandparents lived outside of the city while I was growing up, and I’d visit a minimum of 3 times per […]