As budget and independent travelers, we like to keep things simple – and free. Our favorite smartphone apps don’t do too much of the heavy lifting for us on our trips, but just enough to add to the experience in a meaningful way. These apps will tell you whether to book your flight to Rome Read Post
Recently, I posed a question to our readers: Do you think we spent more money while traveling or living in Washington, DC? My original intention for this follow-up post was to disprove a theory that I continuously heard prior to and throughout our trip: that full-time travel is expensive and beyond one’s reach. Since I Read Post
When friends and family tell me they’ve never traveled to Asia before, I typically recommend Thailand as their first stop. It’s a great introductory country to the region because it will likely cause little or no culture shock for Westerns. Tourism has been a huge part of Thailand for years, which makes some of the most Read Post
I love New York City. It is a vibrant, hectic, crowded metropolis that never ceases to leave me exhausted. Tara and I have both been more than 10 times each, but we always welcome the opportunity to return. Recently, Tara and I took a bus up for a weekend to visit some friends. Between gas, Read Post
While visiting some awesome relatives in Destin, Florida, we took a boat out on the Gulf of Mexico and caught some Red Snappers. Great times had by all.