How to Use Pinterest Communities to Connect to Other Travelers

Have you ever logged into Pinterest and felt overwhelmed? Maybe you were looking for something specific but got distracted because you had to scroll through so much you forgot what you were looking for? Don’t get me wrong, I love Pinterest! But because of it’s popularity, it has a lot of users. Pinterest Community Enter…

Making a Stop in Macon, Georgia

If you live in the eastern Unites States and have ever driven through Georgia or on south to Florida, there’s a good chance you found yourself on Interstate 75, passing near Macon. Macon sits almost smack dab in the middle of the state of Georgia. It’s not a small city, but somewhat overlooked in comparison…

Where to Eat in La Paz, Mexico

Some of the best food I’ve ever eaten while traveling in Mexico was in La Paz. The proximity to the the Sea of Cortez makes for super fresh seafood. But it wasn’t just the seafood that was outstanding. Breakfast, pizza and even barbeque, yes barbecue in Baja, were just a few of the amazing foods…

Camping in Big Bend National Park

Deserts, mountains, rivers, canyons, fossils, wildlife, hot springs, dark skies, and endless vistas that make you feel small. Big Bend, the 19th National Park we have visited, has all the ingredients for a National Park. As we headed home from a road trip to Arizona, in June, we decided it would be a good time…

48 Hours in Sayulita, Mexico

I have to admit I was hesitant to visit Sayulita. It seems every week I see someone posing with brightly colored pom poms or some other prop that screams I’m in Sayulita. But on a recent trip to Puerta Vallarta, the proximity to Sayulita made going there a no brainer. What I found was a…

5 Reasons to Visit Chicago in the Spring

Chicago is one of my favorite cities ever. I’ve visited more times than I can count and in almost every month of the year. While there’s not a bad time to visit, there are some times that are better than others. Spring is a great time to see the Windy City. There’s just something something…

5 Essential Apps for Traveling in Mexico

Traveling to another country can be overwhelming if you aren’t prepared. Recently I traveled to Mexico and visited six different cities. Since I was road tripping some and traveling by plane, bus, car and boat, I sat down to do a little research on the best apps before I left.¬† I was particularly¬†interested in bus…

Donut You Know it’s St. Louis

In 1904, St. Louis hosted the World’s Fair. Who would have thought so many years later, the donut would still be paying homage to that event? That’s exactly what World’s Fair Donuts, located at 1904 (see what they did there?) South Vandeventer Avenue is still doing all these years later. No they weren’t selling donuts…