Happy New Year and welcome to 2015! Winter has always been my favorite time of year to cozy up with a warm blanket, a steaming cup of coffee, and a wonderful book. It is also when I begin to make travel plans for the upcoming . . .
It is difficult to know where the best places to travel will be from year to year, so for 2015 I have come up with a short list of destinations that should be on your travel radar. Some of these are from my own personal bucket . . .
There are so many travel souvenirs to choose from, how do you know which one is the best? When we travel, we often look for something tangible that will define the experience. Sure, we have photographs and the memories, but there . . .
Holiday Lettings, a TripAdvisor.com company, has asked if I would like to collaborate with them and share some guest posts on my blog. My first post for Holiday Lettings is about where to find unique tapas in Spain, written by . . .
*THIS POST WAS LAST UPDATED IN DECEMBER 2015, FOR THE CURRENT YEAR'S POST, CLICK HERE. Chicago is one of the best cities to visit during the holiday season. The holidays begin in earnest in Chicago with the Magnificent Mile . . .
Today I am thrilled to have a guest post from Claire of World Traveler in Training. Originally from North Delaware, Claire moved to Germany in February 2012 for a job at the University of Hamburg. Her parents are expats from the . . .
If you find yourself on the road this holiday season with kids in the back seat, you will want to have some books on board to entertain them along the way. Here are some of our favorite kids books to put your family in the holiday . . .
If you're planning on hitting the road this holiday season with your family, it's probably a safe bet you will need to have something to entertain the children along the way. Why not pass an hour or two with a classic holiday . . .
Social media is more accessible than ever, and our phones are always within easy reach, but it's not always easy to make your travel photos amazing. I find myself constantly snapping pictures on my phone, editing, filtering, . . .
As with previous posts, I've put together a list of books we have read with our children or recommend for reading with children before traveling abroad. These books will hopefully provide some inspiration before heading to England . . .
Many years ago, before I had children, I was an elementary school teacher. With the birth of my first child, my career came to an abrupt halt. When I sent my youngest off to Kindergarten, I realized I missed teaching and went back . . .
Virtually Visiting the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago This week I learned many new things about transitioning websites and making a YouTube video. Here is my first YouTube video . . .