The Best City Walk in London

History! Skylines! Cute markets! Beer! Palaces! I’m sure there are more comprehensive London walking tours, but the following route is hands-down one of my favorite London city walks. It’s the ultimate Instagram package, hitting a chunk of famous London sightseeing spots in combination with foodie delights and fresh air. The Best City Walk in London […]

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San Francisco: A Fun and Cheap (Staycation) Itinerary

Finally breaking the radio silence here to announce that we’ve finally moved into our place in San Francisco! The last few weeks have been a pandemonium of apartment searches, prepping for the move, getting things ready here, and settling in. And of course we had to complicate things for ourselves by hosting two dinners, overnight guests,…

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Cartagena, Colombia: A Fun and Cheap Itinerary

While Cartagena is starting to boom as a hotspot Colombian destination (if the plethora of swanky bars and burgeoning boutique hotels in the Walled City are any indication), it’s still quite possible to tour the city as a budget traveler. Here’s a few recommendations for fun and cheap ways to enjoy this beautiful port city. Brush…

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Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Part I

Last weekend we headed into Kentucky for the first time, ready to jump on the bourbon bandwagon and see some of the top distilleries making America’s signature drink. We drove from Atlanta—about seven hours when you factor in the charming ATL traffic. We made our homebase the Breckenridge Inn just outside of Louisville—a budget stay that…

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Planning a Roadtrip

Somehow I totally forgot that next Monday is MLK Day. What to do with this newfound extra time? Maybe a day trip? Maybe a scenic drive? Maybe some time outdoors? (Provided the weather holds?) While bumbling around the web looking for ideas I came across Roadtrippers.com, a really awesome site that lets you plug in…

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