Tag Archives: Islands

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

Croatia’s Mljet National Park Croatia – 5 Tips Before Visiting

Mljet National Park is located about 30 miles from Dubrovnik, Croatia in the Adriatic Sea. The park covers the entire northwest portion of Mljet Island. Of all of the Adriatic islands, Mljet is one of the most fascinating. It is one of Croatia’s greenest islands and is renowned for having two seasons of spring each year, as new flowers begin to grow even in the fall. Continue reading Croatia’s Mljet National Park Croatia – 5 Tips Before Visiting

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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Best Cook Islands Travel Guide 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….