Expert Travel Advice and Destination Guides
Our travel guides feature our favorite places to travel. We share travel recommendations and stories from all of the travel destinations that we've been to.
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Through our adventures as a travel couple on the road, we've developed our favorite travel hacks that have helped us venture farther and for longer.Let's go
Perfecting the One-Day Business Trip: Tips and What to Pack
I took a very short one-day business trip, flying back the same day! Here are my best tips for how to survive and what to pack, to make this work travel worth it and easy.
18 Babymoon Destination Ideas for Couples Who Love Travel (No Resorts!)
If you’re a couple who loves to travel and have adventures, use our list of the best babymoon destinations to decide where to take your babymoon, to fun and interesting places.
What Is a Babymoon & Best Tips for Planning One
What is a babymoon, why should you go on one, and when should you take a babymoon? See my babymoon trip tips for for couples taking babymoons before a new baby!
The Best Practical Tips for Traveling for Business While Pregnant
See my best tips for surviving business travel while pregnant! This practical advice for successful and safe work trips or flights during pregnancy is for working women and moms.
Google Fi for Long-Term Travel: Will It Work for Me?
For traveling long-term, is Google Fi the best option for a phone plan? See why Google Fi is our choice for international cell service, calls, texts, data and tethering, in this guide.
34+ Vegetarian (and Vegan) Snack Ideas for Travel and Road Trips
Here are our proven best ways to save money while traveling. When traveling on a budget, there are lots of ways to make your money last longer, even during inflation.
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What are our favorite travel destinations? Our best places to travel are ones that have a bit of everything, from architecture and history to nature and adventure.
There’s more to this giant country than its steak and wine, once you start exploring. From the peaks of Patagonia to the posh cafes of Buenos Aires, it’s hard to get bored in Argentina.
What are the best things to see on a trip to Chicago? We’ll tell you the coolest places to take photos, along with a review on where to stay if you’re working remotely.
From big cities to small towns, we explore all that Colombia has to offer visitors. Find out how to make the most of your trip here!
The Czech Republic is like a gateway to Eastern Europe. In the capital of Prague, find tons of history from the ages of royalty to World War II and into the Soviet era, and wander through the unique Old City, where cultures and architecture blend together.
The Dominican Republic
Find out what to see in the Dominican Republic North Coast with our North Coast itineraries featuring Cabarete and Sosua, and discover what to know about traveling in the DR regarding local tax, money, safety and backpacking.
This is England, land of castles and countryside, and rugby and royalty. Get lost in London and feel out the hip scenes and the history. Then, take a train to get out of the cities and experience simpler life in villages, historic sites and nature.
Estonia is a surprise, if anything. Where is this small country, credited for being the birthplace of Skype and Wise? Its mix of influences from Scandinavia and from the Baltic and Russian region make for a fascinating culture of innovation, progress and unique history.
As one of the most diverse countries in Central America, Guatemala is a favorite for backpacking, adventure, culture and food. With landscapes from volcanoes to jungle, and beaches to forest, Guatemala both packs a punch and never ceases to amaze travelers.
From the towering skyscrapers and lively nightlife to the tranquil temples and lush green hills, there's something for everyone to do in Hong Kong. Come explore with us!
Iceland is a land of many wonders, and it can be hard to know what to do when you visit. Here are some ideas for things to see and do while you're in the country.
Beyond the Guinness pints and the countless characteristic pubs, and beyond the rain and the driving on the left, is spectacular untouched nature, locals who will always crack a joke and, well, lots of sheep.
Kick back by the Mediterranean Sea with falafel or lose yourself in the narrow alleyways of one of the most historically-important cities on Earth. Check out how four cultures share Jerusalem’s Old City, and then spend the next day floating in the saltiest body of water in the world.
From the bogs to the beaches, there's so much to see in this laid-back and growing country. Check out our list of things to do in Latvia!
What we love about Mexico is the rich culture, full of soulful and joyous music, zesty cuisine, ancient history and bustling cities. This big country has enough unique destinations to keep you enchanted for months.
The most undiscovered and alternative of any country in Southeast Asia, Myanmar (Burma) provides a genuine travel experience to travelers who want to get lost among ancient pagodas, lake villages and urban chaos.
Looking for inspiration for your next trip to the Netherlands? Check out our list of top things to do in the country, from exploring Amsterdam's canals to sampling local cuisine in Rotterdam and beyond.
The beautiful nature, laid-back towns and array of things to do in all four seasons make New England is a great choice for a couples, friends or family trip on the East Coast.
Looking for the best authentic local tips for travel and exploring New York State? Check out the secret tips that only locals know, and how to maximize your trip budget.
Famed for Machu Picchu and its Incan ruins, there’s much more to Peru than meets the eye. Sit back with a drink and watch the sunset from the Pacific cliffs of the capital city Lima, and surf on sand dunes in Huacachina, from where the sand in your hair will serve as a souvenir for days.
Portugal charmed us from the start, as we ventured through a maze of colorful alleyways in Lisbon’s Bairro Alto neighborhood and then took a road trip to the humble medieval villages and beautiful beaches. Try the wine and the seafood, and then go for a hike along the rocky coastline.
Famed for tapas, mountains, islands and art, in a variety of dramatic settings, Spain is somewhere to go back to, time and again. Just when you think you’ve gotten to know the country, you’ll learn there’s more to see.
If you like scenery, flavorful food, friendly people and culture, this is a country for you. In Sri Lanka, we hiked epic mountains, climbed stairs to a sacred giant Buddha, tried Ceylon tea fresh from its source and laid back with fruit smoothies on the southern beaches.
Off the beaten path, undiscovered places and natural beauty are all ways to describe travel in Taiwan. Travel for food, hiking and culture in one of the best destinations in Asia.
Vietnam is so diverse, and you'll never run out of things to do. Yes, travel in Vietnam is affordable, so you can get more for your money and try everything in sight.
Recent Destination Guides
Through our adventures as a travel couple on the road, we've developed our favorite travel hacks that have helped us venture farther and for longer.
- New England
Pittsfield/Berkshires Travel Guide (Restaurant Guide and Things to Do)
Thinking of where to stay and towns to visit in the Berkshires? See the best things to do in Pittsfield, Mass, in this travel guide with what to do during a long weekend trip.
- New England
Review of Hotel on North: Boutique Stay in the Berkshires
For where to stay in the Berkshires, consider the stylish, convenient and trendy Hotel on North in Pittsfield, MA, reviewed here. It’s one of the best boutique hotels in the Berkshires!
Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way: Off-the-Beaten-Path Itinerary Ideas
Which places should be on an itinerary for a West coast of Ireland road trip? Check out our ideas for some off-the-beaten-path locations, towns and national parks on the Wild Atlantic Way.
Is Mexico City Safe for Travel in 2023?
Mexico City is worth visiting during travel, but how safe is it? See safety info in Mexico City for women, solo travelers, tourists and expats living in CDMX, discover common scams.
Where to Stay in Mexico City (the Best Neighborhoods)
With so many cool neighborhoods, where should you stay in Mexico City for the first time? We list the best neighborhoods and safest areas in CDMX for travelers and expats.
Mexico City’s 23 Best Unique Photo Spots (with Locations)
Where can you take the best photos in Mexico City? We’ve listed the most beautiful and interesting places for architecture, culture and street photography in CDMX.
Is Merida Safe for Foreign Travelers and Expats?
Is Merida a safe place to travel in Mexico for a vacation? See if Merida is safe for women, solo travelers, expats and digital nomads, in this travel safety guide.
- New York
A Review of NYC’s Blank Street Coffee Cafes
Blank Street coffee has locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn, and now in the UK, Boston and DC! Join the referral program on the app, to get a free coffee or drink from their cafe menu.
Antigua, Guatemala: Best Things to Do and See
Antigua is a destination with tons of things to do and a variety of travel experiences. Use my list to experience culture, history, dining, bars and museums during your trip.