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21 Things to Know Before Visiting Rome

Rome is different than any other city I've ever visited.  Rome is an amazing mix of ancient sights engulfed by modern society.  Enter Rome with the right attitude and you will find an incredible city full of life and culture that is easy to fall in love...

Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ancient Rome

For as long as I can remember if anyone asked me what my dream destination was, I would say "Italy!"  I imagined seeing Ancient Rome, especially the Colosseum, walking down the Appian Way, drinking lots of wine and eating delicious pasta.  In my...

First Timers Guide to San Francisco

Instagram Pinterest Facebook Twitter San Francisco, a city filled with diversity, acceptance, ample charm and plenty of great food.  Despite the fact that Marty and I had visited San Francisco a few years ago, we couldn't resist the chance to go back when...

20 Texas Christmas Destinations You Won’t Want to Miss

Instagram Pinterest Facebook Twitter Texas is never short on things to do, and that is definitely true during the holiday season.  If you've been to Texas then you know that we spend our summer melting away in the Texas heat, so when the first cool air...

Eating Our Way Through the Bishop Arts District in Dallas

Getting out of the car in the Bishop Arts District, I am immediately intrigued by an amazing smell encompassing the air.  I look around, trying to identify where this great smell is originating from, but there are too many restaurants to determine the...

Three Days in London-A First Timer’s Guide

So, you're checking London off of your bucket list?  We had the opportunity to do the same thing this summer, and believe me, friend, when I tell you, you need a plan!  I was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed London, but you really need to know...

What to See at the Tower of London

The Tower of London, the name deceives you if you take it at face value based upon its modern appearance.  Today, The Tower of London is much more than a tower, it's actually the oldest castle, fortress, and prison in London.  Intrigued by the colorful...

Tivoli-The Perfect Day Trip from Rome

He's sitting there with this huge boyish grin on his face.  Granted, we are in a great little Italian town, Tivoli, having lunch while looking at a castle, but I can't figure out what this big grin is for all of a sudden.  I start to ask, but then I see...

50 Free Things To Do In Dallas-Ft. Worth

There is so much to do in the Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW) area that you could stay busy for months.  While it's true many of the attractions here can add up quickly, you don't have to break the bank to have a great time in DFW.  Take it from us, Marty and I...

25 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Nuremberg, Germany

We loved our visit to Nuremberg, Germany this summer.  We found ourselves mesmerized by the beauty that surrounded us.  We walked hand in hand down the meandering stone alleyways around the castle, while stopping for selfies at every turn.  For a complete post about...

Why You Must Visit Nuremberg Germany

Prior to arriving in Nuremberg, Marty and I had already spent time touring Venice, hanging out in Munich, relaxing in the charming town of Bacharach, and cruised the romantic Rhine River. To be honest, we added Nuremberg to our German tour when we found a...

Castles of the Romantic Rhine

The UNESCO World Heritage portion of the Rhine Valley is breathtaking.  Surrounded by lush vineyards, German fairy tale towns, and gorgeous medieval castles, you can't help but feel like you have whisked away to a far off land as you cruise this beautiful region....

101 Things to do in Dallas-Fort Worth

Everything is bigger in Texas, and Dallas/Ft. Worth is no exception.  There are so many awesome things to do in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.  Whether you are coming to visit, or want to be a tourist in your own town, I bet this list has something for you....

25 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Bacharach, Germany

Bacharach is a charming little town in the UNESCO World Heritage portion of the Rhine River.  This quaint little town stole our hearts and allowed us to remember what it's like to slow down and enjoy life.  We had so many great pictures.  I hope they...

Ultimate Guide to the Fairy Tale Town of Bacharach, Germany

Bacharach lies along the UNESCO World Heritage portion of the Rhine River that stretches from Bingen and Rudesheim north to the city of Koblenz.  From its beginnings, Bacharach was a major hub of the wine trade industry, and so instantly had my attention....

15 Small Texas Towns You Must Visit

Everything is bigger in Texas!  I mean, Texas is enormous in comparison to other states, even compared to other countries.  Did you know you can fit the countries of France and Switzerland in the state of Texas?  Don't let its size fool you.  Inside, Texas is all...

Nymphenburg Palace-Photo Tribute

Marty and I had the opportunity to visit Nymphenburg Palace this summer and it was incredible!  Our photos don't do it justice, but we hope they will help inspire you to visit this beautiful Palace! Be sure to read our Top 10 Things to do in Munich.      ...

Top 10 Things To Do In Munich

So you're planning a trip to Munich?  Well, you've come to the right place!  After visiting Munich this summer, we put together our list of the top 10 things to do in Munich. *This post contains affiliate link that help keep this site up and running.  ...

50 Things to Do In Venice On a Budget

Ah, Venice!  The romance, the mystery, the sexy allure, Venice has it all.  You have to be careful though, or all of that mysterious romance will break the bank!  That's why we compiled a list of 50 things to do in Venice on a budget!  The majority of the items on our...

72 Hours in Venice

As the train pulled into the station, I couldn't believe that I was actually in Venice!  I wanted to experience all that Venice had to offer but still, take the time to enjoy "la dolce vita", and Marty was determined to give me the Venetian experience I...

How We Afford to Travel and How You Can Too!

One of the main questions Marty and I get asked is, "How do you guys afford to travel so much?" When asked this question, I want to say, "How can you not afford to travel?"  I don't because I realize how snarky that might sound, but travel is truly that important in...

10 Steps to Starting a Blog

Do you want to start a blog but have no idea where to start?  I understand!  I felt the same way when I started this blog!  Well, my friend, you have come to the right place.  I have created 10 steps to starting a blog, just for you! Starting out, I was completely...

7 Things You Have To Do In New Orleans

Recently I was asked by a friend, "what are the things that I must do while in New Orleans?"  "Well, laissez les bon temps rouler, of course," I replied.  As I started to rattle off item after item to her, I realized that this would be a great blog post!    So without...

Three Days In New Orleans

Are you wondering how to spend three days in New Orleans?  Take it from me, this is the perfect amount of time to take in this great city.  Just thinking of New Orleans brings images of powder sugar dusted goodness to my mind, but more about that later.  I promise you...

10 Reason You Should Visit Chateau Fontainebleau

If you are visiting Paris, Chateau Fontainebleau is a welcome escape from the city.  Marty and I spent hours wishing we could live in this beautiful chateau.  Not only is it located in a super quaint village in France, but the house and grounds are immaculate!  We...

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