Hawai’i Weekend Getaway: How to See the Best on a Big Island Road Trip

Hawai’i Weekend Getaway: How to See the Best on a Big Island Road Trip

Day 1 of your Big Island Road Trip: Arrive in Kona You can fly into Kona or Hilo and get around the rest of the Island from there driving around Big Island. We chose to start and end our adventure in Kona, where the island’s [continue reading]

The Perfect 3-day Itinerary for a Relaxing Weekend in Vancouver

The Perfect 3-day Itinerary for a Relaxing Weekend in Vancouver

Vancouver is the perfect location for a quick West Coast weekend getaway with friends. You could also easily take this trip with a partner or family, but we went for a girls’ weekend so that is the lens through which this guide will be laid [continue reading]

Costa Rican Slang You Need to Know Before Your Trip

Costa Rican Slang You Need to Know Before Your Trip

Costa Ricans speak Spanish, but as is the case with most of the world, they have their own way of speaking. Just as an elevator to Americans is a lift to the British, Costa Ricans have their own way with Spanish words that is unique [continue reading]

9 Budget Tips to Make Travel Your Ultimate Priority + 7 to Make Your Travel Budget Go Further

9 Budget Tips to Make Travel Your Ultimate Priority + 7 to Make Your Travel Budget Go Further

Flying over Minneapolis at Sunset – Read this post to find out ways to save money and travel more! Make a Budget This nearly goes without saying, but if you are trying to stick to a cheap travel budget the first thing you need to [continue reading]

One Week in Paris – Day 1: How to Survive Jetlag in Paris

One Week in Paris – Day 1: How to Survive Jetlag in Paris

In the time leading up to our trip for one week in Paris, I did a ton of research on blogs, articles linked through Pinterest, and reaching out to a few friends who had previously lived and studied in the city of lights. With such [continue reading]