Random thoughts, Southern charm, United States

Should You Visit A Place More Than Once?

I leave for a trip to a place I've never been, explore sights I've never seen, and meet people much different than I. I return home with fond memories of my experience, souvenirs with the location's name displayed in all its glory, and stories I will remember until my time on this earth runs out.… Continue reading Should You Visit A Place More Than Once?

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Asia, Europe, Random thoughts, The Americas, Travel, United States

Knowing When To Buy Travel Insurance

While booking an almost two-week vacation to the United Kingdom for Christmas and New Year, I was asked if I wanted to spend almost $100 on travel insurance. They sure know how to make you feel like crap for not choosing it, too. No, I do not want to purchase insurance to cover my $1300… Continue reading Knowing When To Buy Travel Insurance

Random thoughts

Connect With Me!

Reading my blog is super cool, and I love every one of you for it, but you should check me out on Instagram and Facebook, too! I'm always posting photos and videos from various trips I've been on, as well as sharing links to other articles to provide tips, ideas, and more. You can find… Continue reading Connect With Me!

Midwest, Random thoughts

Vegas With Family vs Vegas With Friends

When I hear “Las Vegas,” my first thought is not “family vacation.” I’m sure most people’s first thought is not “family vacation.” Or their second. Or third. Or fourth. Or, honestly, on the list of thoughts at all. Vegas is an interesting place. It’s a city that is stuck in some sort of time warp.… Continue reading Vegas With Family vs Vegas With Friends

Random thoughts, Travel

Why Summer Isn’t The Best Time To Go On Vacation

As the first day of summer quickly approaches, many are gearing up to head out of town. I am no different. I have plans to hit Key West in two weeks along with a vacation abroad in August. I love getting out of the office when the weather is nice. I don't want to be… Continue reading Why Summer Isn’t The Best Time To Go On Vacation

Random thoughts, Travel

Don’t Be A Travel Snob

We all know one whether you realize it or not. You’re telling a friend, a coworker or a family member about the trip you have planned for the summer. “I just booked my flight to London. It’s my first time out of the country, so I can't wait!” You notice the other person’s eyes light… Continue reading Don’t Be A Travel Snob

Northeast, Random thoughts, Travel

4 Reasons to Date Someone Just As Adventurous As You

For as long as I could remember, I dreamt of taking last-minute, spontaneous trips. The idea of picking somewhere on the map and disappearing for a bit was beyond appealing. The issue? I had no one to do that with. Sure, my friends can be pretty adventurous. They enjoy going on vacations and trips as… Continue reading 4 Reasons to Date Someone Just As Adventurous As You

Random thoughts, Travel

The Essentials for a Staycation

With Memorial Day Weekend quickly approaching, the most popular time of year to travel is upon us. The summer months are filled with weekend getaways and lengthy vacations. Instagram populates with beautiful photos of faraway places you’ve been dying to visit. Everyone seems to be taking off to somewhere new while you’re sitting home watching reruns… Continue reading The Essentials for a Staycation

Money, Random thoughts, Travel

Why I Don’t Let My Salary Stop Me From Traveling

Graduating from college and being slammed with bill after bill is the wake-up call every young adult dreads. We gallivant around our respective campuses, forgetting that in less than four years, we will be bombarded with responsibilities and less energy to do anything other than nap in our free time. We dream of the day… Continue reading Why I Don’t Let My Salary Stop Me From Traveling