10 Times Songs Made You Wish You Were on a Road Trip

I love road trips. If I’m not on a road trip, I’m planning a road trip or dreaming about one. Since road trips and music go together like cheese dip and tortillas, here’s 10 times a song made me wish I was on a road trip. 1. U2 | Beautiful Day How can you listen…

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What is the America the Beautiful Pass?

“There is nothing so American as our national parks…. The fundamental idea behind the parks…is that the country belongs to the people, that it is in process of making for the enrichment of the lives of all of us.” Those words are just as true today as they were the day FDR uttered them. The…

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Must Do’s in Mexico City

I’ve made no secret of my love for Mexico and Mexico City is where I fell in love. I’ve visited several times now and I know my love is here to stay. Whether it’s your first time or your tenth, I’ve come up with a few things you must do when visiting. Be warned- you…

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Great Reasons to Visit or Live in Bentonville, Arkansas

As a self proclaimed Southern Ambassador, I’m embarrassed to admit I knew very little about the state of Arkansas. Any first hand knowledge, was from driving across I-40 on a road trip to California, with unfortunately, no real stops in the actual state. Arkansas is considered a Southern state but for us Deep South Southerners,…

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Unique St. Louis Experiences

No doubt you think about the Gateway Arch and the Mississippi River when someone mentions St. Louis. And while these two things definitely make St. Louis, well St. Louis and should be included on your list of must see’s, there is so much more to do in this friendly city. I spent a couple of…

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How Much Money Do You Need For Iceland

It’s easy to see why Iceland has become so popular in recent years. Fueled by movies, TV shows and Instagram, people have flocked to see it’s beauty. What once was a quiet island is now facing some over-tourism issues. It’s popularity doesn’t seem to be going anywhere soon. If you are one of those people…

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What’s the Best Area to Stay in Puerto Vallarta

When you are planning a trip, picking the right area to stay in is just as important as picking the hotel. Picking the wrong one could mean extra time and money spent on transportation. Who wants to spend all their time driving from one side of town to the other? If Puerto Vallarta is on…

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My Maine Squeeze: A NE Road Trip

Foggy, moody and mysterious. Wild and tame. Maine is simply incredible. I had imagined it in my mind, but nothing prepared me for the sheer beauty of it. Road tripping north, up the coast from Boston, I had just a few days to discover pieces of it. I can’t wait to go back. Here’s a…

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5 Must Have Essential Apps for Traveling in Mexico

Traveling to another country can be overwhelming if you aren’t prepared. When I travel to Mexico, I’m usually visiting more than one city. Since I might be road tripping and traveling by plane, bus, or boat, apps that show transportation schedules and routes are particularly helpful. Keeping apps to a minimum also lessens the chance…

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