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Travel Guide: Exploring Antarctica – Welcome to the 7th continent club

I write this with tears in my eyes. We proudly present our most wonderful journey to our last, final continent. Many who venture to Antarctica are often overcome with emotion because it is such a unique, beautiful, indescribable place. On this journey we were surrounded by a young woman battling cancer, older folks on their last great adventure, and other backpackers taking a risky chance by living life in a less conventional way. Continue reading Travel Guide: Exploring Antarctica – Welcome to the 7th continent club

Chianti Wine Region Travel Guide on a Budget

Being wine lovers, exploring Italy’s Chianti region was a must! But as always, visiting wine country can get a little overwhelming. Figuring out transportation, planning the route, and organizing tastings can turn a relaxing, enjoyable experience into a very stressful one. Then add the worry about drinking and driving?

Fuhgettaboutit!

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Best Travel Guide to See France’s FREE World War I & II Sites

As we road tripped through France, wine wasn’t the only thing that fueled our agenda. Passionate about history, Harry and I sought out landmarks that were scattered across the country to learn more about how both World Wars impacted the people and countries involved. We primarily used Rick Steves’ Whirlwind Three-Week Tour of France by Car as a rough guide and we found a few of our own hidden gems along the way. Continue reading Best Travel Guide to See France’s FREE World War I & II Sites

How to Save a Lot of Money when Selecting Your Antarctica Cruise

Come BS with us as we explore Ushuaia & Antarctica. Topics include tips to save money when securing a booking, crossing the Drake Passage, packing smart, and the emotions felt upon landing on the 7th continent. Also included, is The Director’s Commentary session which provides viewers with a behind-the-scenes perspective on our Exploring Antarctica video.