Tag: Travel

$40 for Your First AirBnB Stay

As many of you know I am an advocate of using hostels, since they allow a community experience, and have led me to many friendships along my international journeys. For those of you who continue to roll your eyes to that idea, a safer…

Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

If you’re a millennial on Instagram this rope bridge is a must see. I mean… it is your typical touristy photo that you see your favorite bloggers visit when in Ireland. And, that you’ll be disappointed to know is near impossible to get a…

Top 8 Bars to Visit in Dublin

Here’s a quick top 8 countdown guide to the best bars in town! 8. The Meltdown 2 Curved St, Temple Bar, Dublin, D02 PC43, Ireland Located centrally in Temple Bar this bar is perfect for a good drink and has a huge stage for…

What You Should Know Guide When You Visit Dublin

1. Irish Currency There are two currencies in Ireland. If visiting the Republic of Ireland (Dublin, Galway, Cork, etc.) the currency is the Euro. If visiting Northern Ireland (Belfast) the currency is the English Pound.  If visiting each side they do not take the…

10 Things Not to Forget

As I plan for Ireland I thought I’d share top 10 things not to forget! 10. Travel Size Toiletries, if Doing Carry-On Only 9. Trip Itinerary Printed Out, Along with a Map 8. Water Bottle with Purifying Water Tablets  7. Walking Shoes  6.  Pre-arrange Pick-Up…

Hello Ms. MIA, Where Have You Been?

I was asked recently asked at a Toastmaster’s meeting, “what do you procrastinate on?” Honestly, this question took me a bit off-guard. I’ve always considered myself on top of things I am passionate about, and my gut clenched at what I took as a…

Guest Blog- Italy!

All About Italy! Guest Blogger: Jen Elmore Ever since Pinterest was created in 2010, I have spent countless hours scouring through the travel boards and daydreaming about the picturesque images of Italy. Every village looked like a postcard, every meal looked divine, and every…

A-Z Travel Tidbits To Take!

A: ppreciate your surroundings! The only regret I’ve ever had is not living in the moment when I’ve been at a place; often times I have a laundry list of places I want to visit and lose purpose of the whole point I’m there… to…

A Whole Trip in a Carry On!

I have inherited the name “Dora the Explorer,” not because I roam where ever my heart takes me, but because I’ve mastered the skill in packing a 2-week trip in a single carry-on. Yes, I know from people telling me… most peg me for…

Do You Need a Travel Visa? Tips if You Do!

Although your passport takes you to 174 of the 195 countries in the world, what do you do when you want to visit one that doesn’t meet the mark? Apply for a visa! When I first started traveling it was easy to select places…

Where to Go Next? Take a Quiz!

Everyone loves a good self-assessment quiz… so why not figure out where you should go next by taking one! As odd as this sounds, I’ve taken the quiz below whenever I was curious where I should go next… how about you try! Where to…

Next Stop…China. But, why?

I’ve always contemplated pinning up a map and throwing darts to decide where to go next. Well, wait, I did try that once but ended up being a small country in Europe that when I researched didn’t tickle my fancy, so I ditched the…