Category: Travel

Pilgrim's Packing List vs My 2016 Packing List

While gathering the necessities for our upcoming trip, I came across a packing list published in “A Pilgrims Travel Guide” – written in the days when travellers were by necessity, adventurers.


February 22, 2016 0

4 Intangible Reasons we are Having an Adventure

“What what would you do if fear & money were not an issue?”


February 15, 2016 0

6 Financial Decisions we made to Achieve Long-Term Travel

I had a slight panic attack before having kids – believing they would be the end of my travel dreams.  My husband and I had been striving to make roaming the globe a reality, but due to American student loans and the Australian currency exchange rate…we were in a deep, deep hole. By the time…
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January 17, 2016 4

One Day Makes all the Difference in the World

That new day that brought the first of January 2016 means I now feel like I can begin praparing for our trip in April. It was less than a week ago I would roll my eyes everytime Matt was stalking through the house finding things to pack.


January 4, 2016 1

The Joys of Travel Hiccups

You know that feeling you get right before clicking the ‘purchase’ button when buying plane tickets?  Especially plane tickets that cost 4 figures?  Heart racing…palms sweaty…head swimming…double, triple and quadruple checking dates and times. But that’s what travel insurance is for right?  So we can have confidence in going ahead with a very large travel…
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November 30, 2015 1

Adventures Unknown

We (my husband, my 3 kids and myself) are currently in the process of preparing for, what some might call, a once in a lifetime trip.  I hope that is not what it turns out to be.  I don’t want this to be the best time of our life.  I want this to be the…
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November 12, 2015 1