Earth Trekkers Death Valley

Favorite Photos, Favorite Moments of 2017

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Just like that, another year comes to an end. As we get ready to flip the calendar over into 2018, it’s nice to look back and reflect on the past year. For us, 2017 was all about balancing work and school and sports with as much travel as possible. It was a hectic year, but we all think that, don’t …

Cool Travel Spots

10 Cool Travel Spots to Visit in 2018

Julie Travel Inspiration 2 Comments

Are you looking for cool travel spots to visit? How about somewhere different than the ultra-popular Paris, London, New York City, or even Iceland? Sure, those are all amazing, but if you are looking for a place that is a little more unique, we have some ideas for you. This is not an “off-the-beaten-path” list nor is it a “best …

Travel Quotes

60 Travel Quotes to Feed Your Wanderlust

Julie Travel Inspiration 6 Comments

There’s something about travel quotes. They can be inspirational, thought provoking, or just entertaining to read. For several years now, I have been creating travel quote images…putting our favorite travel quotes on some of our favorite photos from around the world. I share them on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest, and now I have rounded up the best of the best into this …

Krabi Thailand

10 Winter Vacation Ideas Perfect for the Holiday Season

Julie Travel Inspiration 4 Comments

Summer is in full swing which means one thing…it’s time to start thinking about winter vacation. You heard me. Winter is coming…and where are you going to go? It’s nice to spend the holiday season at home, visiting with family and enjoying the low-key end to the year. But what if you want to get away? With two weekends and …

Tower Bridge

The London Bucket List: 50 Must-Have Experiences

Julie England 0 Comments

If you are planning a trip to London, how do you decide where to go? London is massive. And London ruled the world for a good chunk of history, and during that time, stocked its museums with artifacts from around the world. It takes days, weeks really, to see the best of London. Trying to figure out what to do …

Touring Italy Earth Trekkers

15 of the Best Places to Visit in Italy

Julie Italy, Travel Inspiration 11 Comments

Are you planning a trip to Italy? If so, be prepared to fall in love with an extraordinary country. The food, the wine, the history, the art and architecture, the quaint, hillside towns in Tuscany, and the underrated Dolomites…there is something here for everyone. The list of places to visit in Italy is long. So long, in fact, that it …

10 Days in Europe Itineraries to try

10 Days in Europe: 5 Amazing Itineraries

Julie Itinerary, Travel Inspiration 50 Comments

Europe is such a joy to explore. With world-class cities, medieval towns, the towering, snowcapped Alps, gorgeous beaches, and some of the world’s most delicious food, these are the perfect ingredients for your next vacation. If you want to spend 10 days in Europe, we have five amazing itineraries with some of Europe’s most popular destinations. These itineraries are perfect …

Traveling in 2017

5 Things to Know about Traveling in 2017 if you are a US Citizen

Julie Travel Advice, United States 4 Comments

Every year, the nature of travel changes. The world economy, terrorism, politics, and social media all impact the world and how people travel. This year will not be any different, so here are some things you need to know about traveling in 2017. While most of this advice pertains to people in the US, some of this information may also …

Earth Trekkers Scotland

Favorite Photos, Favorite Moments of 2016

Julie Travel Inspiration 2 Comments

2016 was our first full year living in the US since our trip around the world. In some ways, 2016 felt like a test. After traveling the world, could we balance school, work, sports, and everyday activities with a hefty dose of world travel? The answer is yes. In 2016, we traveled quite a bit…much more than we were expecting …

Travel books

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 …

Knocknafaugher Ireland

Wild Atlantic Way: Don’t Miss the Spectacular Mullaghmore Head!

Julie Ireland 0 Comments

The Wild Atlantic Way is one of Europe’s epic drives. It is 1600 miles (2600 km) long, stretching from Derry in the north to Kinsale in the south. This road winds along the rugged, windswept, western coastline of Ireland. Along the way, you are rewarded with views of lush, green fields, rocky islands, gorgeous beaches, ancient castles, and quaint, Irish …

Postcards from Glencoe

Postcards from Glencoe, Scotland

Julie Scotland 0 Comments

If you are taking a road trip through Scotland, Glencoe should be on your list of places to visit. This gorgeous valley is a great place for families, hikers, and those that love the great outdoors. You can either drive through it, spending just an hour here, or you could easily spend an entire day hiking and exploring. We heard that …