Things we’ve Learned Traveling

Gallipoli Italy – Our 1st horrible AirBnb Host

With the Light comes the Dark. So goes our travels and our adventures in staying at and finding lodging around the world for a family of 4 and using sites like AirBnb. *FYI, AirBnb is awesome! Not everything is always awesome, even on a really good day. Today I’m sharing our first bad lodging story. …

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Big Lessons learned booking flights to Sri Lanka

Sometimes, you should pay more for certain things – such as flights. I’m not saying to pay a LOT more but be a bit choosier. $50 could be the difference between lost luggage, having to pay more for checking luggage with bait and switch marketing and… lastly, dealing with crappy employees and flight attendants. This …

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How to get around using the London Underground and Railway Trains

On our trip to the Greater London area in Ocbober 2016, we needed to figure out how to get from the Country in Great Missenden, where we were staying, to Central London. What was the London Underground? How did we get there? Did we need a Travelcard or an Oyster Card? HELP! It can seem …

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Nottingham or Bust

Nottingham or Bust! We are ready to meet Robin Hood

Nottingham is AWESOME! We had 3 days between Housesits. That meant that we had to figure out where to go and what to do. Shawn and I developed a very mature and thoughtful plan to pick the location we’d visit. We decided to go into separate rooms and pick a place somewhere between Cannock Chase and …

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The House sitting Lifestyle isn’t exactly what we hoped it would be

Why did we decide upon a house sitting around the world lifestyle initially? Honestly, because it’s the most affordable way to travel how we wanted – or so we thought. We aren’t wealthy but we make enough from our Scentsy business to fully support our family. We realized that we can actually save money, or at least spend …

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10 Things your Family MUST learn if you Travel to England

10 Things your Family MUST learn if you Travel to England

You can plan and plan and plan like we did for an entire year before we headed off on our world travel adventure. We started our travels in England and in only 18 days of being here we’ve learned so much. England is awesome. We have loved every interesting, exciting, new and even boring and …

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