Portugal River Cruise with Viking River Cruises We are super excited to announce the details of my 40th birthday trip (Cameron, that is). We’re going to Portugal and Spain on a river cruise with Viking River Cruises, the world’s leader in river cruising. It’s a big milestone, so we’re doing it in style! We will be […]
How to find a Great Deal with Aeroplan Over the past few years, we’ve chosen some of our travel destinations because of the great deals we’ve found by redeeming our Aeroplan Miles. We’ve easily saved thousands of dollars on flights and hotels, which is one of the ways we’re able to travel as often as […]
Want to see some spectacular city views of Paris but not willing to brave the endless lines at the Eiffel Tower? Consider visiting the Arc du Triomphe instead. Here are a few photos to show you why.
Today’s guest post was written by Roxanne Smith, an adventurous travel writer who loves to explore Europe by taking road trips. We have not yet taken a road trip in Italy (but it’s high on the list), so we’re happy to share this itinerary for an 11-day road trip around North Italy and Tuscany. If […]
Photos of Cobh, Ireland Last week we wrote an informative post about the perfect Ireland road trip for families. One of the highlights from our road trip was visiting Cobh, a harbour town located on the south coast in County Cork, about 30 minutes from Blarney Castle. Cobh is home to Ireland’s only dedicated cruise […]
Last summer, we took an unforgettable family road trip around Ireland and Northern Ireland. We received a reader comment on our Facebook page asking about the specific route we took around Ireland. Shortly after returning from Ireland we wrote a blog post that shares the highlights from this road trip, but we realized we didn’t actually write a […]
Today we’re going to learn about travel scams Yes, we have been scammed on our travels. Several times. There was the time Cam got robbed by a Thai prostitute in Bangkok (true story), the time we caught a pickpocket red-handed at the Great Pyramids in Egypt, the time an intimidating taxi driver scammed us in […]
Photos of the Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland If there’s one place you should include on your Ireland and Northern Ireland itinerary, it’s the Giant’s Causeway. It’s no surprise that this mythical place has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Located on the northeast coast of Northern Ireland, near the town of Bushmills, […]