I'm not a vegetarian or a vegan, but sometimes I appreciate a good veggie meal just as much as any vegetarian. (And in some places it may be wiser to stick with veggies which don't necessarily need to be kept refrigerated.) Here's a collection of some of the best veggie restaurants I've been to around... Continue Reading →
Rather than make my own list, check out this one by T+L! It includes one book for each state plus Washington D.C. The only one I might possibly change is for my home state of Florida, we had to read The Yearling. I would recommend that. Otherwise, you can't go wrong with these classics!!
I started this post series to answers my Aunt Candy's questions about her upcoming Mediterranean cruise. You can read the first post here. If you are taking a Mediterranean cruise, chances are it will either start or end (or both!) in Barcelona, Spain. While Barcelona has suffered some unrest in recent months, it is still... Continue Reading →
“A towel, [The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy] says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value. You can wrap it around you for warmth ... you can lie on it on the brilliant marble-sanded beaches...inhaling the heady sea vapors; you can sleep under it beneath the stars which shine so redly on the desert; ... use it to sail a miniraft down the slow heavy River; ... wet it for use in hand-to-hand-combat; wrap it round your head to ward off noxious fumes; ... you can wave your towel in emergencies as a distress signal, and of course dry yourself off with it if it still seems to be clean enough.”
In the modern world of DIY travel, there's an app for everything! I get so many people asking me how I manage to find such good deals on my travels and such cool things to do - it's mostly through these apps! I have an entire home screen dedicated to travel apps, allow me to... Continue Reading →
Check out my post on what I learned in my recent travels to Europe. And stay tuned for a more generic post on how travel can be educational (and more fun than school!)
A post in response to my Aunt Candy’s recent questions for her upcoming Mediterranean cruise. I will try to answer her questions (and hopefully yours!) about cruising the Mediterranean.
You always find the coolest places and things to do on the day you leave a place... especially if you don't do your research ahead of time.
Good advice on budget travel for everyone!