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10 Reasons to Visit Macedonia Right Now: Macedonia Travel Guide

There’s never been a better time to visit Macedonia. The country has so much to offer, but it seems like much of the world doesn’t realize it yet. After two months of exploration this summer, we’re excited to share more about why we fell in love with this country. These are just a few reasons why you should consider adding Macedonia to your travel itinerary. Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Macedonia Right Now: Macedonia Travel Guide

Korcula: Croatia’s Most Romantic Island

If Hvar is known for the party scene and Mljet for the natural landscape, than Korcula is the place to find romance on Croatia’s islands. During the day, lovers can enjoy drinks under the swaying palms, dreamy seaside dining, and the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of the legendary Marco Polo. Continue reading Korcula: Croatia’s Most Romantic Island

Secrets and Hidden Gems of Dubrovnik, Croatia

In the last few years, Dubrovnik has experienced a massive surge in tourism. With its Game of Thrones filming locations, frequent celebrity sightings, and picturesque beauty, business is booming in Croatia’s most visited destination. Although Dubrovnik is definitely worth a visit, it’s often hard to escape the cruise ship tourists and summer-time crowds. The key to finding Dubrovnik’s charms lies in knowing and searching for its hidden gems. This guide will share insider tips for those that want to discover the secrets inside the walls of Dubrovnik. Continue reading Secrets and Hidden Gems of Dubrovnik, Croatia

Best Budget Guide to Santorini, Greece

Santorini is a volcanic island known for it’s mind-blowing caldera views, dramatic cliffs, and cave houses. It’s also known as a luxurious honeymoon destination. We’ve been asked repeatedly, “How did you do Santorini on a budget?”  Well, here’s your answer. Our guide will highlight when to go, where to stay, what to see, where to eat, and of course, add a few suggestions on where to splurge.

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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

Best Italy Travel Guide and Itinerary

For a few weeks now, I’ve been reflecting on our time in Italy. It was a 30 day, whirlwind trip that took us overland from Naples all the way to Villa Opicina. It’s hard to write about a country so many have traveled through and hold dear to their hearts. Many find magic in Italy, maybe in a romantic honeymoon or those exploring their Italian roots. Italy is often the country of choice for many first trips to Europe. Continue reading Best Italy Travel Guide and Itinerary

Travel Guide: Reflections on a Dream Destination – The Cook Islands

I’ve always heard previous generations refer to “old Hawaii.” They reminisce about a time when Hawaii wasn’t so commercial. The beaches weren’t lined with massive hotels and condos and it was rare for an entire family to take an expensive trip to such an idyllic location. (Well, maybe except for the Brady Bunch). Old Hawaii was for honeymooners and adventurers. For everyone else, it was the tropical getaway that one could only daydream about. For a time, Hawaii was timeless. And then Elvis spoiled everything by revealing the secret to the masses. Continue reading Travel Guide: Reflections on a Dream Destination – The Cook Islands