Tag Archives: Islands

Travel Guide: Episode 10 – Cook Islands on a Budget

Come BS with us as we explore the Cook Islands. Topics include great budget savvy ways to spend your time when visiting the islands of Aitutaki and Rarotonga. Just two sassy, honest, and funny travelers doing their thing….

 

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

Travel Guide: Episode 14 -Going Beyond Patong; Thailand

Come BS with us as we explore Thailand. Topics include great budget savvy ways to experience the island of Phuket. Of course, we share our travel secret as to how we experienced Ko Phi Phi Beach in peaceful serenity. Some additional topics include: our favorite hidden gem restaurant, getting away from the typical backpacker route in Patong, how to score a $6 USD scooter rental, celebrating Songkran, and figuring out how to stay alive in one of the most unregulated countries for tourists. Just two sassy, honest, and funny travelers doing their thing….