Ever wonder what it’s like to sail around the Croatian or Italian Islands for a week? We sure did, and everything is chronicled here - from the magical to the mishaps - learn all about sailing the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian Seas as a family and take notes of some really terrific spots to visit!
Your comprehensive guide to all the wonders of Slovenia - a two part series! This is a definitive collection of all the best hikes, lakes, waterfalls, rivers, cities, adventures and more. Plus tons of tips to make your Slovenia vacation a success! Whether on water or on land, Slovenia has it all!
Think it’s possible to squeeze Rome and Venice plus Bologna, Florence and Orvieto into a single five day road trip? Yes! Also, check out Venice, Bologna, Sirmione, Verona and Cinque Terre on an epic girlfriends road trip! Finally, tour Rome, Pompeii, Naples and hike The Path of the Gods on the Amalfi Coast, all in one week!
Loire Valley Castles, Rouen, Étretat, Honfleur, D-Day Battle Sites in Normandy, Mont Saint Michel, Saint Malo, Dinan, Chartres, and Paris in the west, and Metz, Nancy & Alsace in the east. Everything you need to know to help plan a trip!
Cliff jumping and Roman ruins? Head to Pula! Island hopping and beach going? Set sail from Šibenik or Split! TV tourist? Take off to to Dubrovnik! Want in on the waterfalls? Check out Krka or Plitvice! Below is everything you need to make your Croatia Vacation a total success!
Want to know all the best hikes in Scotland? We tried them out! Follow along as we road trip through the Lakes District in northern England through Glasgow, Fort William, Loch Ness, Inverness, through the Cairngorms to Aberdeen and finally Edinburgh. Take notes!
What happens when you have one week, cheap flights, and a friend to travel with? You hit up the Baltic states! Follow along as we explore the three major cities in Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania plus a few interesting detours along the way. Bonus - Helsinki, Finland!
From the desert of Hungary (Fülöpháza) and southernmost cities, to castles, lake caves, and thermal baths plus tons of awesome hikes. Check out some of the lovely, lesser-known day trips, excursions and hot spots in beautiful Hungary!
Heading to Vienna, Austria but you aren’t sure where to go and what to do? I have you covered! This free guide has a long list of the goods in Wien, plus a terrific walking tour you can download! Check it out!
Especially good for military families stationed in Germany, this tour of the southern border takes us through the mountain villages skiing, touring castles, and finding endless snow fun! Bonus info on Munich!
Come along for the ride as we see as many sights on the northern tip of Africa in Tangier, Morocco as one day allowed. From the coast (camels!) and caves to the casbah, we learned so much and are itching to return! Here’s how to make one day in Morocco memorable...
What?! Romania wasn’t on your bucketlist? It will be now! From the amazing drives through the Carpathian mountains of Transylvania and charming towns like Sibiu to the big city of Bucharest and all it has to offer, you won’t want to miss this family-friendly, affordable locale!
Before moving from Hungary to Belgium, we had the chance to visit Krakow, Poland and nearby Auschwitz. This was a trip filled with teachable moments that we are so grateful for, as it is so important to witness history, lest we forget. Follow along as we tour Krakow (and eat so much amazing food!), the Wieliczka Salt Mine, and Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp during the pandemic. Poland is an affordable, amazing place to visit!
In two separate trips to Örebro, we enjoyed the various family fun the city has to offer. Get a glimpse of Örebro in the summer and over New Year’s - and decide if your trip to Sweden should include this sweet and friendly town! (I would go back in a heartbeat just for the food!)
I was lucky to call Pápa, Hungary my home for almost 3 years thanks to the US Air Force. What a colorful, beautiful place to live. Even during my long walks during the pandemic, the stillness and charm was comforting. Come on a little walk with me...
Ever wonder what it’s like living in Europe? This lovely list gives you a window into life for an expat family living in Hungary, Belgium and beyond. It’s funny, it’s interesting, and it will help you prepare for that trip to Europe!
When we travel, we gotta eat. The best way to save money on the road is to pick up local pastries, snacks and sandwich stuff at the grocery store for breakfast and lunch. We have collected our favorite sweet and savory delights from each place we have been. Bon appetit!