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Why Kauai is the Best Honeymoon Destination (& Free eBook!)

Why Kauai is the Best Honeymoon Destination (& Free eBook!)

I have to admit, I was skeptical about going to Hawaii on my honeymoon. I was convinced the best honeymoon destination was somewhere more private, more exotic, and more obscure.  A classic Hawaii Honeymoon just felt too cookie-cutter, like I had fallen for society’s vanilla-version […]

6 Bloggers Weigh in on the 12 Best Gifts for Travelers

6 Bloggers Weigh in on the 12 Best Gifts for Travelers

When everything needs to fit in a suitcase, finding the best gifts for travelers may seem impossible. And with so many travel-gadgets out there, how do you know which one they’ll need in 2018? Luckily, six travel and lifestyle bloggers joined forces to bring you this […]

Your Azores Guide: Europe’s Best Kept Secret

Your Azores Guide: Europe’s Best Kept Secret

The Azores is a small archipelago of 9 Portuguese islands about 2 hours from Lisbon, in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. SATA/Azores Air (they’re the same airline) flies direct, from Boston to Ponta Delgata – the capital city.  In only 4.5 hours, you could […]

Buyer’s Guide: Easiest Ever Travel Capsule Wardrobe

Buyer’s Guide: Easiest Ever Travel Capsule Wardrobe

When you’re on the road for an extended adventure, carrying lots of luggage can be draining, frustrating, and unnecessary. Rolling suitcases across ancient cobblestone street, dusty dirt roads and up many, many flights of stairs, makes the journey a whole lot less fun. This is […]

Let’s Party Like it’s 1621: 10 Recipes [Probably] Served at the First Thanksgiving

Let’s Party Like it’s 1621: 10 Recipes [Probably] Served at the First Thanksgiving

Hey everyone! I have a confession: When I was little, I wanted to be a Pilgrim when I grew up. This is 100% true… right mom? I know you’re reading this. 😉 It only took one trip to Plimoth Plantation to make this decision …maybe […]

Around the World in 5 Recipes

Around the World in 5 Recipes

Hey everyone! I had a realization the other day: Food connects everyone: past, present, future, real, or otherwise. Food can bring the past to life, it can take you to other cultures around the world, and it even makes fictional characters a little more life-like! […]

The biggest factor when traveling: Where to stay

The biggest factor when traveling: Where to stay

When Donald and I go on vacation we spend a lot of time deciding where we will stay. This often has the biggest impact on the overall vibe of the trip!  To help you out, I’ve put together a quick list of the most common […]

10 Head-turning Alternative Wedding Rings + Engagement Rings

10 Head-turning Alternative Wedding Rings + Engagement Rings

While a traditional giant diamond engagement ring is still a classic symbol of love these days, lots of people – including me – are opting for a ring that is a little more practical and personal. Enter, the alternative wedding ring (or engagement ring). This ring […]

What to Pack for Hawaii

What to Pack for Hawaii

As we get ready for our Honeymoon to Kauai and Maui, the travel bug is really kicking in.  It’s been a while since we really got lost and explored a new corner of the world and it’s beyond time to get back out there. It’s […]

Travel Fashion: How to Look Like a Local

Travel Fashion: How to Look Like a Local

This is going to sound really lame, but one of my favorite aspects of traveling is packing*. Packing?!  … Yeah. I’m not talking about physically stuffing my belongings into a suitcase. I’m talking about  understanding a foreign culture in terms of its unique sense of […]