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8 Travel Essentials Every Traveler Needs

8 Travel Essentials Every Traveler Needs

These days traveling is not as luxurious as it used to be. Combined with security concerns and airlines more focused on putting as many bodies in an airplane then customer service, travel can be stressful. It can also be long and for some anxiety-ridden. Here […]

12 Hours In Bosnia and Herzegovina: A Day Trip to Mostar

12 Hours In Bosnia and Herzegovina: A Day Trip to Mostar

You know when you see an image on Pinterest and just the travel lust is real so you pin it to your Travel Inspo board and then move on, sometimes not even knowing where exactly the destination is? That’s what happened with me on the […]

Abruzzo, Italy… The Middle Child of Italy

Abruzzo, Italy… The Middle Child of Italy

Where is Abruzzo? When I tell people where we stayed in Italy, every single person would give us a blank face. You could see the question marks in their eyes as no recognition came over them. Truth be told, not many outside of Italy have heard […]

Traveling With The One You Love: Adapting Country by Country

Traveling With The One You Love: Adapting Country by Country

For some couples  traveling together,  even if it just for an overnight it can be a challenge and shine the light on aspects that maybe just shatter the illusion slightly. Some work through it and other’s are back on Tinder within the fortnight. Traveling is […]

11 Hours At Sea. Italy to Croatia by Ferry.

11 Hours At Sea. Italy to Croatia by Ferry.

I’ve traveled on planes, trains and automobiles to get to destinations but never in my life have I taken an overnight ferry and I have to say, it was an enjoyable experience. When comparing costs on how to get to Croatia from Italy, it seemed […]

The Importance of Self Care… A Reminder That It’s Okay To Slow Down

The Importance of Self Care… A Reminder That It’s Okay To Slow Down

I was reminded recently how important the balance of work and play is when you are living the long-term travel life. Some days Sean and I have are quite boring, we work, cook food and watch a movie. Other days are full on of experiences […]

Review of Sweet Stay in Rome

Review of Sweet Stay in Rome

Sometimes I just don’t want to deal with Airbnb… and when I don’t, I use booking.com to figure out a place to stay and it hasn’t let me down yet. Caitlin, Sean’s sister came to visit us and her flight arrived just a little too […]

7 Things I Love To Do In Rome

7 Things I Love To Do In Rome

I’m lucky, I’ve gotten to go to Rome a few times recently and have stayed and explored in different parts of the city which is why I have compiled this little list of things That I Love To Do In Rome and you might love […]

Local Tips: Grotte de Stiffe

Local Tips: Grotte de Stiffe

I discovered Grotte de Stiffe from the Facebook page Paesaggi d’Abruzzo when they posted an incredible image from Lisa Cipollone about it.  I instantly went to look up how far it was from me in Montefino and if I could go see it. Upon discovering […]

Packing as a Plus Size Traveler

Packing as a Plus Size Traveler

One thing that bothers me a lot is when people tell me that if I forget something I can always buy it there because that is not always true. As someone who is a size 22-24 that is not always possible. Growing up I did […]