Travel Planning

Craig and I are big advocates for independent travel. It is what we know, like, and trust. However, there have been certain times when we have considered taking guided tours of a region, and sometimes even participated in group travel. Read more >
I was armed and ready for it upon my return home this time. I knew what it was, and there was no way that shady ghost was going to sneak up on me and catch me unawares. I armed myself Read more >
This is a guest post from Christy at Ordinary Traveler This may sound normal for those of you living and working in Australia or Europe, but for the US, this is not as common as it should be.  Scott and Read more >
What is a working holiday visa? Working holiday visa presents a golden opportunity to travelers and backpackers to earn an income for supplementing their travel funds in the respective country. It is the golden ticket that allows travelers to mingle Read more >
Travel is not all sweet and easy. It can have many horror stories and challenges. Here are 23 experiences you do not want to put on your travel bucket list. Read more >
After 13 years of travel, you forget what it was like starting out. It got me thinking of what I would put on that list if it was me starting all over again, yet knowing all I had done. I Read more >


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…