California PCH Road trip: how to do it on a budget

A road trip down the Pacific Coast Highway is an amazing getaway. A California coast road trip is a must for every ambitious traveler. The open road, the rocky coastline, beautiful beaches and perfect little seaside towns situated along the Pacific Coast Highway may sound like a dream until you start seeing the dollar signs that can go…

Road Trip: Key West, Florida Spring Break

If you haven’t taken a trip down to the Keys lately get ready for a cute vintage vacation. Back in the day when families vacationed they sorta just loaded up the car, took to the road and discovered stuff.The road you take to get to Key West, Florida is called U.S. 1 or the Oversees Highway and…

Winter daydreaming about Bali

Every winter most Ohioans do two things. We get super excited about the first snow. After what feels like weeks of cold weather, gray skies, and sporadic rain, snow is always a welcome sight mainly because it means ice skating in Cleveland’s Public Square, that the CMP Chalet will open complete with tobogganing, and that Boston Mills and Brandywine will soon have…

Discover Ohio: Exploring Lake Erie Bluffs

If there’s one thing I love about where I live, its that I am so close to Lake Erie. Although not my favorite Great Lake, it is beautiful nonetheless and I love visiting when I have the chance. I haven’t explored all of Lake Erie in Ohio yet, but I’m pretty close to it. While I was…

How to spend a weekend in Holland, Michigan

Sometimes I just have to get away. Like I will explode if I don’t. But honestly, sometimes I really don’t have the time to take a long trip and don’t have the money or reward points for us to take a quick flight somewhere. Which is why I love long weekend trips. Being in Ohio,…

16 amazing stops for your California Coast Road trip

Planning to see the California coast?  Get ready for some curvy roads, adorable little beach towns, amazing food and some of the most breathtaking scenery you will find! Whether called Hwy 1, Cabrillo Hwy, PCH, or Hwy 101, this stretch of road will take you to see some pretty awesome things.  We drove it from…

Travel Hacks for a Cheap Vacation

Finding travel deals has become an art! Unfortunately we are never able to find all travel hacks covered on one site! These are the travel tricks we’ve learned whether you’re looking for a  car, hotel, vacation, or flight, all in once place.  Enable Private Browsing or search for your vacation on a Different Computer: While your computer…

5 quick stops on the PCH

  Planning a road trip on the PCH? Whether you have less time to explore or are just looking for a for quick break from the car, these places are easy to squeeze into your PCH road trip with a minimal time investment and big payoff.  Pigeon Point Light Station Parking can be tough, but…

Daytona Beach Shores, Florida

I feel like a lot of people are really unfamiliar with Groupon, which is sad, because if not for Groupon, I never would have found the Atlantic Ocean Palm Inn in Daytona Beach Shores. This was one of those sort-of-last-minute trips that G and I took over spring break. I needed something inexpensive, but also in a…

Georgia’s Golden Isles: St. Simons Island

  St. Simons Island, GA is one of the cutest little beach towns.  One of Georgia’s Golden Isles, St. Simons Island is a beautiful little community on the coast of Georgia. With some classy shops, a large park and cute restaurants, this is probably one of my favorite off-the radar beach destinations. Located 15 minutes…

Beach Getaway Navarre Beach, Florida

The Emerald Coast is home to many beautiful beaches; white sand, clean, clear water, the pictures looked too gorgeous to pass this destination up.  We love beaches and try to get to as many as possible- this one by far was the prettiest we’ve visted. Navarre Beach boasts cute beach living without the tourist craziness…

Jekyll Island, Georgia

I absolutely love Georgia. I feel its one of the more underrated destinations, which is fine by me because its less crowded and doesn’t feel as touristy as some other southern locations that I’ve visited. Jekyll Island is an island off the coast of Georgia and is one of Georgia’s Golden Isles. It is a…