Apr 22, 2019 Greece
With over 3,000 years of history and culture beckoning, it’s no surprise there’s a lot to see and do in Athens. But Greece’s capital is also a convenient jump-off point to explore deeper into the underrated countryside. These 5 day trips from Athens unvei…
Sep 4, 2015 Eastern Canada
You’ve always wanted to go. Niagara Falls has been a life-long bucket list destination. And then your favourite family travel blogger comes out with an article like this. Boooooo!
Aug 18, 2015 Eastern Canada
Canada’s Prince Edward Island, or PEI as the locals call it, is known for lobsters, potatoes, beaches and the famous book, Anne of Green Gables. We only had 1 day to explore this province by car, so come along for the ride and find out what we discovered.
Aug 15, 2015 Eastern Canada
We walked along the ocean floor at Hopewell Rocks, the site of the world’s highest tides in New Brunswick, Canada. This day trip along the Bay of Fundy coast also covered Cape Enrage and Fundy National Park.
Aug 14, 2015 Eastern Canada
Toronto. Vancouver. Montreal. These I’ve heard of. But Moncton? Where the heck is Moncton? Find out why we chose to stay in Moncton for almost 3 weeks and loved every minute.
Aug 4, 2015 Langkawi, Malaysia
Langkawi, Malaysia is made up of over 99 islands so it makes sense to explore it via boat. Join us as we visit a remote island beach, watch graceful eagles, and swim in a mysterious freshwater lake.
Jul 28, 2015 Langkawi, Malaysia
Dense tropical mangroves trace winding rivers throughout the northeast region of Langkawi, Malaysia. We wanted to get up close and personal with natural beauty of Langkawi, but got more than we bargained for when a friendly stingray encounter backfired.
Jul 16, 2015 Romania
When Josh and I watched the movie Dracula Untold I knew in that moment I had to see Dracula’s Castle in Romania. Find out how we got there, how much it costs and what you need to know before visiting Romania’s most popular tourist attraction.
Jul 14, 2015 Netherlands
Who doesn’t want that iconic windmill selfie from your holiday to the Netherlands? It’s an essential ingredient in the classic Holland bucket list: stay in a houseboat, wear over-sized clogs, stroll along the canals and take a photo with a windmill. Zaans…
Jun 24, 2015 Eastern Australia
Located about 90 minutes southeast from Melbourne, Phillip Island is easily accessible by car. This island was surprisingly chocked full of things to do, and in 1 day we visited a heritage farm, koala conservation centre, seal sightseeing, and spotted the…
May 2, 2015 Eastern Australia
Originally our plans to visit the Twelve Apostles were only for a day trip, but considering we yearned to explore the scenic Great Ocean Road we quickly devised a spontaneous overnighter and decided 2 days would be best. Find out where you should stop on …
Jan 17, 2015 United Kingdom
We picked up the London Pass and found that it included a walk on the new glass-floored overpass of Tower Bridge. And since we were in the neighbourhood we figured we should couple it with a visit to the Tower of London. Also find out more about the apart…
Nov 26, 2014 Greece
There is one lady in Crete determined to bring back the Cretan diet. And she is doing it from the very house she was born in. From the very oven her mother cooked in. And inspired by the very same love she remembers growing up with.
Aug 3, 2014 Destinations
Birthplace of my mother and home to many relatives we are very excited to be visiting the Netherlands. The Netherlands is in Western Europe, but also includes three islands in the Caribbean. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east…
Jul 27, 2014 Travel Tips
So you read our post on finding free accommodation, you applied for a house sit and you got approved. Yay! But now what? Here is a handy guide for what’s going to (or should) happen next.
Jul 26, 2014 Travel Tips
What do you mean you can have free accommodation on a holiday? Not just a holiday, but all year round! What is house sitting? Where can you find them? Is there a down side? All your questions answered.
Jul 26, 2014 Italy
We soon realised we had chosen this hotel wisely. Less than 2 minutes away, staring at us on the horizon, beckoning us with it’s ancient arches and calling to us with it’s ageless history, was the colossal Colosseum.
Jul 25, 2014 United Kingdom
An elevator with no buttons, but can take you wherever you want to go. Now that’s smart. Either that, or I’m in Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory. Find out what it’s like inside the luxurious hotel, Melia White House in central London.
Jul 11, 2014 Poland
Come with us and visit Poland. But not the biggest tourist magnets like Krakow and Warsaw. We went looking for something a bit different.
6 Places To Visit On Your Road Trip In Bulgaria: Varna, Veliko Tarnarvo, Plovdiv, Govedartsi, Rila & Sofia
Jul 7, 2014 Bulgaria
We had heard so much about several other beautiful destinations within Bulgaria that we knew we needed to set aside a few days to see them. We hired a car and made trips to Varna, Veliko Tarnarvo, Plovdiv, Govedartsi, Rila & Sofia.