Caribbean · Sea · Uncategorized

Cruise Fiasco: Royal Caribbean International vs. Hurricane Irma

This is a different sort of post for me. I like to be positive and upbeat on my blog, and I like to offer solutions to travel problems so you can make the most of your trip, wherever you find yourself. But some friends of mine had a truly terrifying, unsatisfactory experience on Royal Caribbean… Continue reading Cruise Fiasco: Royal Caribbean International vs. Hurricane Irma

Air · Rhode Island · Sea · Uncategorized

How to Get to Block Island

It’s a very special Motivation Monday, my friends. This week, I’ve done the legwork for you, and I’m letting you in on all the ways to get yourself onto adorable Block Island, Rhode Island! It’s a little complicated–at least it was for me–but if you’re up for an island affair away from the everyday world,… Continue reading How to Get to Block Island

Land · Massachusetts · Sea · Uncategorized

Exploring Nantucket by Land and by Sea

It’s Motivation Monday! If you’ve been following along on Facebook and Instagram, you know I spent a few days in Nantucket last week. It was my first time there, and I wanted to cover as much ground as possible, so I booked a couple of tours and got excited to explore the island both by… Continue reading Exploring Nantucket by Land and by Sea

bahamas · Sea · Uncategorized

Graduation Trip: Bahamas

Originally published on 8 January 2008. This Throwback post is all about a graduation trip I took with a friend after we both graduated from Tennessee Tech University in December 2007. Hello everyone! I hope y’all are all doing well and have enjoyed your pretty weather. Terri and I are having a blast here in… Continue reading Graduation Trip: Bahamas

Big Island of Hawaii · Sea · Uncategorized

Unforgettable Lava Boat Tour

Disclaimer: I have not and will not receive compensation for this blog post. It was such a great experience, I needed to write and tell you about it. There are a few epic experiences from our travels that really stand out: swimming with penguins and sea lions in the Galapagos, hot air ballooning in Cappadocia, attending… Continue reading Unforgettable Lava Boat Tour

norway · Sea · Uncategorized

Norway in a Nutshell

Originally published on 28 May 2014. And now we’re off to explore Norway in a Nutshell! First stop, the train station! Well, the first stop was actually breakfast. =) Now we’re off to the train station! “Norway in a Nutshell” is a tour that takes you from Bergen, on the west coast of Norway, to… Continue reading Norway in a Nutshell

Ecuador · galapagos · Sea · Uncategorized

Stranded: The Floreana Saga

Originally published on 19 August 2015. Beautiful Floreana! This day was a very special one. Steve and I got to experience a REAL remote island in the Pacific! We rose early, went down for breakfast at the Galapagos Suites, and before we knew it, we were being picked up by our private guide! His name… Continue reading Stranded: The Floreana Saga