Explore like a Native in Kaimuki, Honolulu, Hawaii : A Travel Guide

Whether you’re drawn to the laid back culture, Ohana, Ho’oponopono, surfing or just need another foodie vacation to add to your bucket list, Kaimuki offers a slightly hipster vibe far from the tourist traps.  So if you’re looking to avoid the pricey restaurants and cookie cutter vacation shops, look no further. Honolulu has a hidden indie culture…

Weekend Getaway: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

If you’re looking for a low-key vacation and a quick weekend getaway,  Jackson Hole should cure your wanderlust and give you a nice glimpse of a potentially longer summer trip. With all the perks of a foodie vacation, Jackson Hole offers shopping, skiing and nature hikes galore. ………………………Friday Evening………………………..   RUSTic Inn @ Jackson hole Check in at…

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…

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…

Visit Asheville North Carolina

We could probably live in Asheville, North Carolina. Nature, boutique shopping, hipster eats, an Oregon-like culture tucked in the foothills of Blue Ridge Parkway without the higher cost of living. Lodging in Asheville, NC We rented an airbnb tree house in West Asheville for a week and were able to walk to the Bee Charmer…

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Traveling to Charleston on a budget

Dreaming of visiting this beautiful historic city but not loving the cost? While its true that a trip to Charleston can be expensive, its also completely doable on a budget. Here are some tips to see Charleston for less Travel during the off-season Thanks to Charleston’s generally mild climate, visiting in the off season doesn’t…

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…

6 awesome Coffee shops for your California Coast roadtrip

I love coffee. I take that back. I really love coffee. More like espresso. And lattes. Yummmm.  I admit I have a problem….but its ok. I promise. So when it came time to drive the California coast, I was determined to try as many coffee shops as I could find and pick my favorites.  Enjoy! …

Dupont State Recreational Forest Asheville, NC

One of the best things about Asheville, North Carolina is while you get the glorious Biltmore Estate, cute shopping and hipster restaurants, you also get loads of nature. The Dupont State Recreational Forest is one of many outdoor adventures available to you and your family when you visit the Blue Ridge Parkway area.  Ours was…

Mini Vacation in Charleston South Carolina

Ahhhh Charleston. So much to see and do, so little time. I’ve been curious about Charleston since a friend of mine recently moved there and couldn’t stop talking about wonderful of a city it is. And when he started comparing to it Savannah (which I LOVE), I knew I’d have to make the trip. Let…