Daydream Destination Day: London

Today is Daydream Destination Day, and today’s dream destination is London! While London isn’t a tropical escape, our contributor, Amanda, explains why it was a Daydreams Destination for her! London holds a special place for me. I had not traveled on an airplane prior to college, and I really had only been up and down…

Tourist Tuesday: San Francisco

It’s Tourist Tuesday, a day we focus on travel destinations of interest, highlighting some of the best “don’t miss” experiences! Today, we are focusing on San Francisco! We explore a few basics to help you on your steps towards visiting the city. Things to do The Embarcadero – This is the waterfront area in San…

Daydream Destination Day: Barcelona

Today is Daydream Destination Day and today, we are focusing on Barcelona! Dave is sharing his thoughts about his time spent there last year! I decided to go to Barcelona because others had recommended how great it was, and I figured it would be great to check out. I really like traveling to Europe, and…

Tourist Tuesdays: Washington DC

Tourist Tuesday: Washington DC Planning to be a tourist in DC? Here are some tips to help you enjoy your time! DC is a culturally diverse and thriving city, which may be mainly known for being the political hub of the US. It is also famously known for it’s monuments and museums, with hundreds of…

Daydream Destination Day: Santorini

It’s “Daydream Destinations Day”, which is a weekly post in which we bring in contributors to give tips, experiences and suggestions for travel to their favorite places. For those of us interested in traveling to various places, this can be a guide and start conversation from other travelers who have also visited those places and…

Why We Think of Travel a Bit Broader…

We love Europe.  Genuinely. If Living there was an option for us, I’d jump at it! The culture, food, people…everytime we go, we fall in love. We could live the ex-pat life to eat tapas every day…easy. I (Amanda) didn’t grow up traveling. Money was sometimes tight and my parents didn’t have much experience overseas….

Barriers to Travel: Part 6 (I just want to relax on vacation…)

“I just want to relax on vacation.” Then Plan a trip that allows you to do just that. In our opinion, travel should be what your soul needs. If you feel like something will be stressful and you don’t want that, then don’t do it. Find something more relaxing for you.    There have been…

Barriers to Travel: Part 4 (We have kids…)

Traveling with kids… (…crickets…) This is a huge barrier to travel, and as we explore this more, we think it’s important to set some expectations. 1) Yes, travel will change with children.  That Tahitian vacation you dreamed about while single or newly married? Probably not going to have the same effect with a 3 and…