Interview: Bethani King

This is the second interview in a series I’ll be posting from time to time with various other travelers and budget savvy individuals. If you’re interested in sharing your story with me, or… Continue reading

Falmouth, Jamaica and River Tubing

Falmouth is a less popular cruise port to stop in which means that any excursions you’re looking to book will require some travel time. The more common destination is Ochos Rios or even… Continue reading

Cruising for a deal

A couple weeks ago my family returned for a week long Caribbean cruise together on Royal Caribbean. We had such a great time coming together from Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Nebraska to spend… Continue reading

To Cruise Or Not To Cruise

I’m often asked if I would recommend a cruise to other travelers. My answer is YES to anyone who has never been on one before! But I see it as a one-time experience… Continue reading

Our Most Intense Travel Booking Yet

Wow.   You may picked up on this from our previous trips, but we really like national parks. One in particular that has been on our list is Yosemite! I really wanted to… Continue reading

Seattle: Pikes Place Market and Chihuly Garden and Glass

Although we hadn’t planned on it, we decided to spend our last day of our trip exploring Seattle! We decided to start our morning at Pike’s Place Market, famous for its fish throwing… Continue reading

Olympic National Park, Day Two: Hoh Rainforest and Ruby Beach

After sleeping a full 10 hours in Port Angeles we woke up quite refreshed the next morning and ready to get an early start on the day! Breakfast was included at our hotel… Continue reading

Olympic National Park, Day 1: Port Angeles, Marymere Falls and Sul Doc Falls

Since we had flown into Seattle late the night before, we slept in a bit our first morning in Seattle. We stayed at the Ramada Inn & Suites that was about .5 miles… Continue reading

Seattle Expenses

We loved our time away this weekend in Seattle! It was definitely a bit out of our norm as we tend to go on a really big trip each year where we’re gone… Continue reading

SAD UPDATES FOR THE TRAVEL WORLD: Southwest, Expedia and Bluebird/Upromise

This past week has had some crazy ups and downs in the travel world, including some big changes affecting my travel strategy. It’s always the risk to run when getting into the game… Continue reading