Destination United States

Destination United States

Boston Things to do

The Big List of Things To Do in Boston

Boston is famous for a lot of things: the Boston Red Sox, the Freedom Trail, Harvard and MIT, and the famous Boston Tea Party, the event that kicked off the American Revolutionary War. We spent alm...

Franklin Barbecue

13 Best Things to do in Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas…the live music capital of the world. With over 250 live music venues spread throughout the city, there is always something going on here. Aside from the epic music scene, there are ...


The Ultimate Guide to Monument Valley

With sandstone buttes, colossal mesas, and panoramic vistas, Monument Valley is one of the USA’s iconic landscapes. Sure, it’s possible to drive right through the Valley, visiting the main sites in...

Washington Monument and Mall

One Day Walking Tour of Washington DC

Having lived in Maryland most of our lives, we are lucky to live in such close proximity to our nation’s capital. Washington DC is a place that we visit frequently. With so many museums and histo...

Best eats in Louisville

Louisville Restaurants: Best Eats in Town

Many people travel to Louisville to watch the Kentucky Derby or sip bourbon on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. But did you know that Louisville makes an amazing spot for a food tour? In 2012, Louisvill...

Earth Trekkers Around the World

Day 1 of a Trip Around the World

Our 13 month trip around the world began on June 29, 2014. Our journey began with a bus ride from Baltimore to New York City and then a flight from JFK to Copenhagen. We were newbies to long term t...

Niagara Falls 48 Hours

48 Hours in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is a popular destination in North America. Straddling the border between the United States and Canada, Niagara Falls has the highest flow rate of any waterfall in the world, including...

Driving in Oregon

A Quick Visit to Oregon

Not too long ago, Tim had the opportunity to travel for work to Bend, Oregon. While I stayed back in Maryland with Tyler and Kara, Tim took over the role of photographer. He arrived in Portland, r...

NOLA Street Signs

11 Photos of New Orleans You Have To See

Tim and I visited New Orleans a few years ago as a quick weekend getaway. We were here at the start of Mardi Gras and had a fabulous time. If you are looking for weekend destination with one of the...

Bluebird Cafe

How to Get a Seat at the Bluebird Cafe

The Bluebird Cafe is one of the most popular destinations in Nashville. Most people come to listen to talented artists play their music in the writers-in-the-round. This is enough to sell out the t...

eat in Nashville Tennessee

Where to eat in Nashville, Tennessee

Most people travel to Nashville for the music scene, but did you know that Nashville is packed with great places to grab a bite to eat? We were here for only two and a half days and we ate at as ma...


A Tour of Atlanta’s Best Bars

On a beautiful weekend in September, Tim and I visited my brother Thomas and his family in Atlanta, Georgia. Tim and I were making this short trip without Tyler and Kara (much to their dismay) and ...


How To Visit One World Trade Center

We are big fans of visiting the world’s tallest towers. One World Trade Center, located in New York City, is the fourth tallest building in the world. As of 2015, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Shan...


Top Ten Things To Do in Hawaii

Tim and I went on our honeymoon in Hawaii in 1999.  We had a fabulous time, visiting the islands of Kauai, Maui, Oahu, and the Big Island of Hawaii.  We came up with a top ten list of things to d...