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10 travel-related things to do while stuck inside

As we all do our part to slow the spread of Coronavirus and stay inside and away from others, that doesn’t mean we can’t still indulge in our love for travel! Now is the perfect time to stay home and do some research or relive your favorite travel memories as we keep a close watch

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Best cities in the US to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick's Day Chicago

March is the month of green, kisses, pinches, and lots of beer and whiskey – some of it Irish. Here in the US, we love adopting other culture’s holidays (especially if they involve drinking) and St. Patrick’s Day is no exception. In big cities around the country expect everyone to be decked out in green,

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Bucket list: Kenya

Flamingos in Kenya

I know I’ve written a bucket list for Africa in the past but this month I wanted to get a bit more specific and do a Kenya bucket list as Kenya’s definitely a destination in Africa I’ve got my eye on for a future trip for us. From the variety of safari options to the

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Top 10 Caribbean cruise destinations

Carnival cruise

Sun, surf, sand, and a tropical drink melting in your hand – sounds great, right? Well, it’s all waiting for you down in the Caribbean! With winter in full swing here in Denver, Rick and I were just counting down the days until our Caribbean cruise and it got me thinking of Caribbean cruise destinations

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A weekend getaway in Glenwood Springs

Hanging Lake in Colorado

Rick and I are pretty lucky to live in such a beautiful state with access to amazing hiking trails, world-class skiing, and more breweries than we could visit in our lifetimes.  This also means we have fun staycations just a few hours from our front door. One of my favorite weekend getaways from Denver has

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Bucket list: Scotland

Scotland landscape

We’re anxiously counting down to our next big Europe trip that’s happening this summer, where we’ll be checking out England, Scotland, and Ireland and I’m thrilled we’ll be able to cross two countries off of our travel bucket list! While we went to London just back in 2018, I’m super excited to see more of

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Exploring off the beaten path in Barcelona


Whether it’s your first visit or you’re coming back to Barcelona on a return trip, there’s always something new to see and do in this charming city. Filled with exciting experiences for first-time visitors, Barcelona also has a lot to offer seasoned travelers who are willing to go off the beaten path. If you want

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Free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona street

Rick and I are dying to plan a return trip to Barcelona to explore more of its famous sights, taste more of its delicious food, and enjoy the vibrant, charming city to its fullest – as well as revisit some of Barcelona’s free activities. Trying to see and do everything in the city doesn’t have

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Where to go for a fun New Year’s celebration

City fireworks

A new year, a new decade, and a new chance to bring back the Charleston and flapper dresses is upon us! As we get ready to say goodbye to 2019 and the 2010s, I thought it’d be fun to see how other countries celebrate New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day and welcome a fresh

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Bucket list: China

Sunset in China

We’ve got a few big travel destinations still waiting to be crossed off our bucket list and one of  the biggest is China. We don’t yet have anything in the works in terms of traveling to China, but a couple of our friends are working hard at making a case for us to go there