12 Essential Do’s and Don’ts for Housesitting

Dog posing for a picture

Housesitting is a very common way to make some nice income on the side. But what about using housesitting as a means to travel the world? It’s a super budget-friendly way to explore foreign countries (or your own!), meet locals and make furry friends. Whether you’re housesitting for a paycheck or watching someone’s home and […]

Where Should You Travel Next? 10 Tips to Start Your Search

What’s the most exciting thing about travel? Maybe it’s diving into another culture’s food or learning to surf. Or maybe you just love to get away and simply relax. Whether you’re seeking adventure or in search of calm, you first have to answer a pretty big question: where should you travel next? The world is […]

Expert Guide: Traveling to Europe for the First Time

View of Piazza del Campo in Siena

If you’ve never traveled abroad before, Europe is a fantastic place to start. Even if you’re a seasoned wanderer of other continents, your first time traveling in Europe will be something special. But planning your trip to Europe? That can be a bit overwhelming (major understatement). You have to consider costs, travel time, where to […]

7 Reasons Why You Should Take a Career Break and Travel

Asking yourself if you should take a career break and travel? Is it right for you? Can it really work? Is it smart to do that? How does a career break even work? Do you wish we’d stop asking questions? Jokes aside, if you asked a group of people all of these questions about taking […]

How to Plan a Budget USA Road Trip: The Complete Guide

There’s nothing quite like traveling the open road. This is especially true in the United States, where national parks (state parks, too) are plentiful and magnificent. The best part about the US is how easy and budget-friendly it is to road trip. Of course, planning a road trip depends heavily on your route. Regardless of […]

Tips for Americans (or First Timers) Driving in the UK

What’s the best way to travel the UK? By car, of course! How else can you witness the splendor of the Lake District or Brecon Beacons? But wait, before we go off on a tangent about our favorite places, we’d like to focus on driving. Driving in the UK is a little different than the […]

The Pros and Cons of Being an Airbnb Guest

Have you ever heard of Airbnb before? Of course you have! With around 150 million users, Airbnb has soared in popularity in recent years for travelers and even businesses. We’ve been traveling abroad for more than a year and have stayed in countless Airbnbs. We love this service but it’s by no means perfect. That’s […]

Traveling Around Europe With FlixBus: Our Review

There are many ways of traveling across Europe. With all of these different choices in front of you comes different costs. If you’re anything like us, you’re a fan of cheaper (but tolerable) forms of travel. While you can find that sweet flight deal on Google Flights, which you should totally try to do (read […]

Sofia to Skopje: From One Cool Town to the Next

Having traveled in the Balkans the entire summer, we can now definitively say that getting from place to place is kind of, well, at times, really difficult. However, getting from Sofia, Bulgaria to Skopje, North Macedonia was one of the easier trips we experienced while in southeastern Europe. As with most bus adventures in this […]

6 of the Best (aka Smart!) Ways to Travel With Money

Unfortunately, for all those travel seekers out there, money has the power to make or break a trip. If all goes smoothly, the holiday is a breeze and we’re in a hurry to tell everyone back home how awesome it was. On the other hand, if we make some serious money mistakes while traveling then […]