Andorra for beginner’s

Andorra is a uniquely independent principality. It ranks 16th wealthiest nation in the world and has a population of under 70K (only 30K being Andorran nationals). It is a small landlocked country nestled in the Pyrenees mountains between Spain and France. The official language is Catalan, but 27% of the country is Spanish, and almost…

Why Lagos, Portugal is seriously underrated

World Class Beaches The beaches of the Algarve have ranked among the top one hundred beaches in the world. They are breathtaking. It’s hard to put into words the soaring cliffs, clean sandy beaches, and turquoise waters. I will try to include as many pictures as possible to fully  illustrate this point. It’s Cheap The…

I wish I could travel the world

      That statement probably sounds weird coming from a travel blogger. I live a privileged life. My circumstances are such that I have been able to build a life where I can travel to different exotic locations. Recently I was reading the comments section of another blog. Some douche bag called the contributor an…

Why Spain is perfect for solo travel

Thinking about your next solo adventure? Here are 5 Reasons Spain is a great destination, especially for the lone female traveler. The Culture Spaniard’s are great. In general everyone is super helpful. Spain has a relaxed and friendly culture. The bus drivers are a little grumpy, but they still help point you in the right direction….

Why traveling is a lot of work

I’m 20 days in on a 90 day tour of Spain. What I’ve I learned so far is that holidays sound like all fun and games until you are actually preparing for a 3 month vacation. The planning starts months ahead with setting trip alerts and searching for cheap flights. Then comes the research phase….

How I can afford to travel the world

I’ve been traveling and dreaming of traveling for as long as I can remember. Its a big part of my life. My priorities reflect my transient soul. My brain can’t comprehend the stereotypical American dream and how the average American spends their money and lives their life. In this consumer driven society I’m incredibly cheap. I don’t…

The Best Fall Color Tours

Colder weather and shorter days can be depressing. One of the best ways to combat seasonal blues is to embrace the season. Have an Autumn day.  So grab a hot beverage and a friend and here is a list of some of my most treasured Fall color tour locations.     Where are your favored color tour locations? I’m…