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10 Things We Love that Have (Almost) Nothing to do with Travel

Julie Travel Gear 4 Comments

It’s that time of year again…the time when travel gear guides flood the internet just in time for the holiday shopping season. We have decided to do something different. Rather than writing about packing cubes and solar cell phone chargers, we thought it would be more fun to write about some of our favorite things we use in everyday life. …

Favorite Books of 2017

Our Favorite Books of 2017

Julie Travel Gear, Travel Inspiration 7 Comments

Are you like me? Do you love to read? Travel and adventure are my favorite topics, but every once in awhile, a popular fiction book or autobiography finds its way onto my reading list. Here are my favorite books of 2017. Buried in the Sky In 2008, eleven climbers died while trying to summit K2. Two Sherpas survived and this is …

Travel Photography Gear Guide

Travel Photography Gear Guide

Julie Travel Gear 47 Comments

Do you want to know how we capture the images that you see on our website? Here is our photography gear guide, with links and explanations of our photography gear and accessories. At the end of this post, we offer tips and tricks on how to take better photographs while traveling. Photography Gear Guide The Canon 5D, Our Main Camera …

Best Books of 2016

Our Favorite Books of 2016

Julie Travel Gear 6 Comments

Are you like me? Do you love to read? Books are entertaining, educational, inspiring, and just a great way to pass the time. Below is a list of our ten favorite books of 2016. Most of them are travel related and all of them are awesome. Here are some great books to put on your Amazon reading list. Our Favorite Books …

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12 Great Travel Books to Feed Your Wanderlust

Julie Travel Gear 13 Comments

Reading goes hand in hand with traveling. Books open you up to new places, new experiences, and new adventures, all from the comfort of your own home. They broaden your horizons and sometimes inspire you to travel to new places. Here is a list of our favorite travel books of all time. If any of these books inspire you, click …