I know that my blog is devoted to traveling the 50 states of America, but I wanted to post these great New Year’s traditions from around the world for all of my international (and national) followers. What are your New Year’s traditions where you live? My family and I used to have one: a family … More Happy New Year’s Around the World!
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been bored to tears on road trips. Yes, the excitement of getting there should keep you happy the whole way there, but what about getting back? You’ve already seen all there is to see, you want to stay where you were, and all that adrenaline and happiness … More Jeer of the Week: Boredom on the Road Trip Back Home
So our dear friends at Travel Math have created a genius travel calculator! Ever wonder if it’s cheaper to fly or drive somewhere? Now you don’t have to worry if you’ve made the right or wrong decision! You have the option to make it a quick calculation, or completely customize it to the number of passengers, hotel … More Quick and Incredibly Helpful Post: Travel Math Calculator
If any of you live near a lake, you know that there’s really nothing like it. People who live near or on a lake are just more relaxed, the scenery is beautiful and there’s a sense of calm everywhere. I live in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, and if you’ve ever been, you know … More Cheer of the Week: Beautiful Lake Towns
Close your eyes and place yourself here: it’s summer; you’re sitting on a boat, listening to the lake water (clean enough to drink, it’s been tested,) lap against the boat, blue, cloudless skies, a warm 85 degrees, no cell service, and your favorite music softly playing on the portable speakers next to your picnic lunch. Sounds … More The Truest Form of Relaxation: A Weekend in Indian Lake
When you think of a restaurant, you probably don’t take too much time to think about where the food came from. As long as it’s good, who needs to know, right? At the Tailor and the Cook, a locally owned restaurant in Utica, NY, chefs Tim and Steve strive to give customers the freshest and … More The Tailor and the Cook: Reviving an Old City
Thanks to the Huffington Post I found these cringe-worthy and hilarious “would you rather” games all centered around traveling. Tell me, which ones would you prefer?! I’ll leave my choices underneath! WOULD YOU RATHER… learn your airplane has run out of water OR been delayed for two hours? Delayed for two hours, holy dehydration. WOULD YOU … More Let’s Play a Game! Would you Rather: Travel Edition