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Travel Fails

“If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small.” -Proverbs 24:10 Ah, good ol’ adversity. Us travelers know you all too well. Non-travelers view our Instagram’s and think “How wonderful their life must be! How lucky they are! How glamorous it all looks!” Yes, it is wonderful. Yes, we are blessed. And …

Travel 101, Weekend Itineraries

Charleston In A Weekend

Charleston, SC

Ah, Charleston. One of the most quintessential Southern towns. A place not too far from me in Atlanta, and a city that is an absolute must to visit. Why is Charleston such a popular tourist destination? Because it is a perfect city to see in a weekend. Small, friendly and full of fun… this is …

Iceland, Travel 101

Reykjavik In A Day

So you want to visit Iceland? GOOD! Arguably the most beautiful country in the world, Iceland has no shortage of things to do and see. And the capital city of Reykjavik is no different. You can spend a day or a week here, and still find things around every corner. So what are my top recommendations …

Travel 101

How To Rock A Staycation

If you follow me on social media, or have read some of my recent posts, then you know I work a full-time job outside of the travel industry. What that comes down to, time off is few and far between. I feel as if I have mastered seeing the world on two weeks’ vacation a …

Travel 101, Weekend Itineraries

How to See New Orleans in a Weekend

New Orleans Featured Image

Oh New Orleans. How you have quickly grown to be one of my favorite cities in the world, and you are just a short 8-hour drive/1-1/2 hour flight from home. If you are interested in seeing New Orleans, but aren’t quite sure if you can do it in a weekend, let me sell you on …

Travel 101

Traveling with a Full-Time Job

“You work full-time and travel this much? Man! I wish I could afford that, I wish I could take that much time off work, I wish I was single so I could travel too!” etc., etc. etc. I get it. You are busy, and travel is expensive. So let’s just get down to how I …

Iceland, Travel 101

Iceland’s South Shore Drive

My favorite day out of my Iceland trip, the South Shore drive is absolutely underrated and an incredible way to spend a full day when based in Reykjavik. Driving from Reykjavik to Vik and back, you see so many incredible sights. If you are interested in this drive and the stops along the way, here …

Travel 101, Weekend Itineraries

How To See Savannah In A Weekend

Savannah, my home away from home. I have made a weekend trip to Savannah at least once a year (if not twice) since I started traveling, and I’m not tired of it yet. Honest truth, I could easily live there. History, food, ghost, architecture, the beach (if that’s your thing), shopping, cobblestone streets, Spanish Moss, …