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2016 Goals: More Travel, Money, and Adventure

In goals, money, travel by Katelyn2 Comments

2015 was a transition year. It came filled with highs, lows, and lots of life lessons. 2016 is my year. I’m no longer tied to a 9-5 job with two weeks of vacation a year. I’ve almost paid off my undergraduate student loans. I no longer own a car. I’m a digital nomad. A traveler. A woman in the process …

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Late Deals: How to Save Hundreds on Your Next Holiday

In Travel Tips by KatelynLeave a Comment

I love a good bargain. Especially when it means I can travel more. The more I travel around the world and experience unique cultures, delicious food, and beautiful landscapes the more I realize that I don’t need things in my life. I need more experiences that only travel can fulfill. Of course, travel isn’t free. It costs money to fly …

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My 15 Favorite Travel Moments of 2015

In Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Europe, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Mexico, Montreal, South Carolina, United States, Washington DC by KatelynLeave a Comment

2015 was a great year for me in terms of travel. My travels brought me to two continents, seven new countries and many new cities. While I love new stamps in my passport (which I also had to get a new one once I got home from Europe in June), travel isn’t about how many countries I can cramp into …

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My 12 Favorite Travel Photos of 2015

In Austria, Belgium, Charleston, Czech Republic, Europe, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Mexico, photography, United States by Katelyn1 Comment

As 2015 comes to a fast close (where did the year go?), I’ve begun my annual reflection of the year. While I’ve been incredibly busy with projects and work lately, I’ve also begun the long process of getting ready to move halfway across the globe. So many things to do on my “to-do” list and it keeps growing! While I …

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New Year’s Eve Getaways Around the World

In travel by Katelyn7 Comments

The New Year is a special time, where we celebrate the close of an old year and all the possibilities that await us in the one to come. What better way is there to bring in this wonderful occasion than somewhere fun, thrilling, and exotic, where you can spend quality time with the one you love, or your closest family …

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5 Reasons Maine is the Best State

In Maine, Portland by Katelyn6 Comments

The following post was written by me and brought to you by Domain.ME, who I teamed up with for their #StateofME campaign. Hands down, Maine is the best state. Where else can you get cheap lobster, dramatic coastline, serene mountains, and L.L. Bean boots? Of course, I’m slightly biased. I’m a born and raised Mainer. As I’m about to embark …

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Natural Iceland: The Surreal Landscape

In Europe, Iceland, photography by Katelyn4 Comments

  Iceland. There are no words for the raw beauty of this sub-Arctic island. Actually, I think Stephen Markley says it best in his book, Tales of Iceland or “Running with the Huldufolk in the Permanent Daylight: “The problem with driving around Iceland is that you’re basically confronted by a new soul-enriching, breath-taking, life-affirming natural sight every five goddamn minutes. …

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Hostel Review: Hostel Santini – Prague, Czech Republic

In Czech Republic, Europe, Hostel Reviews by KatelynLeave a Comment

Prague is every bit the enchanting fairytale city people make out to be. While the history, culture, and architecture is rich, the city itself is relatively cheap. Skip Paris and London and head to Prague if you’re looking to save some money. Hostels in Prague are cheap. After traveling around Western Europe, hostel prices on par with Central American prices …