Friends & Family Come to Italy
Aug19

Friends & Family Come to Italy

Matty and I invited our friends and family to come to Italy. We rented the villa and transportation and I planned out the activities. We had 17 people total over 16 days in 4 places. First we were in Venice where we toured the canals. We then went to Tuscany where we learned to cook Italian food, rode Vespas, visited Cinque Terre, Leaning tower, Florence and went swimming. Next stop was Rome where the temperatures reached 106. We...

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Flight to/from Bangkok $82- Travel Hacking
Aug18

Flight to/from Bangkok $82- Travel Hacking

Recently I have been getting questions about travel hacking so I thought I would give an example of flights I booked. I am headed to SE Asia in the fall and booked a tickets from the US to Bangkok-United, then Bangkok back to London-American Airlines (where I will be living). The total of these flights were $81.80. Yes, you read that right!!! Again, the total is $81.80 but here is the proof: So how do I do it. First, it starts with...

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South Africa
Jun05

South Africa

Matty and I went from Joburg to Cape Town on an EPIC adventure. Daddo mat with us for a week in the bush aka Kruger National Park where we did a self drive safari. From there we drove the Garden Route to Cape  Town. We went bungee jumping, diving with sharks, took a wine tram, and explored what the country had to offer. Here are a few photos. I have added at the bottom a few websites I recommend for anyone planning a trip.   Here...

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Solo Trip
May01

Solo Trip

I went on a week long cruise to Croatia, Montenegro, Greece, and Venice. After that I got on a plane and spent 4 days in Tenerife and a day in Madrid. Here are a few of the photos I took with my...

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Tavel Hacking- Earn Your First FREE Flight
Sep27

Tavel Hacking- Earn Your First FREE Flight

So, you want to travel but not sure where to start and think you can’t afford it. Think again. I highly suggest you research “travel hacking”. What this blog contains is a jump start on inexpensive travel. WAIT… WHAT IS TRAVEL HACKING? ? ? Travel hackers are the people looking for every possible way to earn as much FREE travel possible- legally. The base of all of that is earning reward points to exchange for...

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Biking the Danube, Passau to Linz
Sep16

Biking the Danube, Passau to Linz

Matty and I took a bike ride from Passau, Germany to Linz Austria. It took us a full day to do. As you can see from the pics below, it wasn’t an easy task for a couple that hadn’t been riding recently. Matty needed a few breaks in the fetal position and my butt is still chapped 2 weeks later. Would we do it again? Absolutely. The towns we went through were amazing. We stumbled across a wine festival in Linz. The views we...

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