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Top Ten Travel Tips

I’ve been traveling over 45 years. 26 years with hot hubby, and almost 18 years as a family. We’ve visited six continents and over 50 countries. I feel pretty confident we’ve learned some core travel tips along the way…

5 Reasons to Spend New Year’s Eve In Rejkjavik

Reykjavik is one of the top 10 places in the world to spend New Year’s Eve.  Although fireworks are almost expected on New Year’s Eve in capital cities, there’s a huge difference between fireworks in Iceland and other countries. It’s a display organized for the people, by the people, resulting in a massively disorganized event. Regulations on fireworks are…

8 Reasons To Fall In Love With Santorini, Greece

Our travels have taken us many gorgeous places, but the Greek island of Santorini – with skies and oceans so blue it dazzles the eyes – was simply magical.  Santorini is probably the most instantly recognizable Greek island, with dramatic cliffs, jaw-dropping blue domed buildings and pristine whitewashed buildings. The fantastic food, stunning panoramic views, romantic sunsets and beautiful beaches, made it a truly…

Cambodia: Drive from Phnom Penh To Siem Reap

We LOVED LOVED LOVED Cambodia.  We loved the people.  We loved the country.  We loved learning there’s so much more to Cambodia than Angkor Wat (we’ll get to that later) and the Khmer Rouge…

Iceland: 8 Best Things to Do in Reykjavik

Iceland is definitely having a ‘moment’ right now, and we were thrilled to spend the holidays there this year.  Here are our top tips for enjoying the stunning city of Reykjavik…

10 Places You Must See On The Golden Circle, Iceland with Kids

We recently visited Iceland and spent a few days in Reykjavik (Reykjavik warrants its own blog post), took a tour to visit the stunning Golden Circle, and drove along the southern coast.  Given the unpredictable terrain and natural elements in play, we opted for a small group 5 day tour to visit the Golden Circle. Read about our adventure here…

6 Reasons To Drive from Phnom Penh To Siem Reap, Cambodia

We LOVED LOVED LOVED Cambodia.  We loved the people.  We loved the country.  We loved learning there’s so much more to Cambodia than Angkor Wat (we’ll get to that later) and the Khmer Rouge…

Fez With Kids: How To Stay Safe And Sane

Our stay in Fez, Morocco was interesting, however there are things I have to share so you can decide if this city is for you…

Top 5 Reasons To Visit Lhasa, Tibet

Tibet is one of the most interesting places we have ever visited.  We have all seen the oppression from the Chinese government on TV, but to see and witness it first hand was fascinating, if not a little unsettling…

10 Reasons Iguazu Falls Should Be On Your Bucket List

Iguazu Falls are unlike any other waterfall on earth, and straddle the Argentinean and Brazilian border.  Read more to see why Iguazu Falls should be on your bucket list…