An All Inclusive Guide to Boston – Day 2 – The Freedom Trail

Part 1: An All Inclusive Guide to Boston – Day1 – Harvard I was the most excited for day 2 in Boston. After being well rested from the day before, we got up at 10am and got ready to explore the Freedom Trail. As luck would have it, the official walking tour wasn’t be available…

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An All Inclusive Guide to Boston – Day 1 – Harvard

If you haven’t already, read this first: Weekend in Boston: Flight & Hotel for 2 under $800 When I was planning our trip to Boston, the hardest part was figuring out where to start, and optimizing the time we had. Do a little bit of research before you leave but don’t get too tied down…

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Ontario Roadtrip: Maple in the County

When I was growing up, my elementary school would take us to watch maple syrup harvesting every year. We’d get to hike the trails, see the maple trees, learn how they tap the tree to collect sap and then boil it over a hot wood fire to turn it into syrup. I missed those trips and since…

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My Before-I-Kick-the-Bucket List

I once made a bucket list and it felt so nice as I checked each thing off. So here I am, distracted at work from this beautiful (but freezing) weather to put this together. I’m also better with Geography this time around, I won’t list out Italy and France and then put Europe. [ ]…

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Weekend in Boston: Flight & Hotel for 2 under $800

Carl will be moving to Wisconsin for 5 months to do some training so we’re taking all the time we can to travel. Easter weekend is coming up so we decided to search for some Boston deals online and we wanted to keep it under $1000 between the two of us. We found some bus…

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The PickyIcky Girl of TripAdvisor

My username on TripAdvisor is PickyIcky so that should give you a good sense of how I am with my hotel rooms. Maybe a little more insight: My little (big) feet has never touched a hotel room floor My body has never exited a shower after being in contact with the shower curtain – I…

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Budget weekend trip to Rochester, NY

It was Canada Day long weekend and I made the excellent decision to look into going to Ottawa…that’s like booking a New York City hotel a week before New Year’s Eve. After numerous of emails and responses saying, “We do not have accommodation a week before the long weekend”, I pulled up Google map. Living…

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The Ultimate West Coast Road Trip: 3 States, 4 Cities, 7 Days

It was my first time in San Diego, or actually my first time out to the West coast so we wanted to make the best out of our short trip. What a memorable adventure this was. From listening to the waves of the Pacific Ocean, to standing in awe of the Grand Canyon and sliding…

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