Wine Tasting in Australia

When it comes to wine tasting, the first thing that comes to mind for many of us is Napa, California. Napa is known as wine country. If we want to get away and do a little wine tasting, we go to Napa; especially those of us who live so close. It is easily one of…

Why You Should Travel to Australia (An Intro)

Australia is one of the most interesting and unique countries out there. It is both geographically and culturally diverse. You can find something different and unique about Australia in just about every topic or area you chose to look. Did you know that the Kangaroo and Emu were chosen to be the two animals on…

If You Want to Explore a City, Ditch the Itinerary

If you’ve been following my blogs lately, chances are you’ve noticed an overlying theme – I keep referencing my recent trip to Asia. Part of the reason is that it is the freshest thing on my mind these days and in part, it is because this trip was so different than the ones I have…

Consider Going to a Place You’ve Never Considered

A few months ago I found myself traveling to Asia for the first time with my boyfriend and best friend. I can easily tell you it was the trip of a lifetime and probably one of the most fulfilling trips I have ever taken. This can easily be attributed to the places I visited, the…

Why Not a Hostel?

Second to airfare, the most expensive part of a trip is often the accommodations. Now in days, there are various options of where to stay for all types of travelers; whether it is a hotel, Airbnb, or a friend’s couch, there is something out there for everyone’s budget. One of the most economical ways to…

Digit

Traveling can be expensive. Even if you choose to travel in a more ‘budget friendly manner’ there is no getting around the fact that you have to save and prepare for a trip. In my last blog, SFO to MEX, I talk about being open to traveling in sometimes unconventional times. In order to do…

SFO to MEX

In my previous blog I talk about making the choice to travel and the importance of making what makes us happy a priority. When it comes to traveling, this takes a little more effort because, for most of us, leaving on a whim is not a possibility. In a future blog post I will talk about how to plan and finance big trips and some of the ways I make travel affordable for myself. But…