Rijeka – Croatia’s Authentic Port City

Tired of over-crowded tourist cities where the beaches are filled with vendors selling kitschy crap? Still want to enjoy the Croatian coastline? With so many things to do in Rijeka, this is one off-the-main-drag city that just might be what you needed. Rijeka is located to the east of Croatian…

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Community Interview: Park Istra

Park Istra is a community initiative focusing on sustainable development in Slovenia. The founders live communally alongside volunteers from around the world to address the various needs of local throughout the Istria countryside. After moving from Prague, I headed south to explore different intentional communities and do a little “work away” travel.…

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Best Travel Apps – Tech to Make Your Travels Easier

Smart phones, those tiny computers that live in our pockets, can make a big difference when traveling. Save yourself some stress and download these best travel apps for your next big trip. Stay connected, stay safe, stay happy. Recently, a friend reached out asking me for my favorite travel apps.…

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Finding Vienna’s Soul: Best of Vienna in Two Days

Best of Vienna in two days

Is Vienna Truly Soulless?! Before visiting Vienna, I really hesitated. While living in Prague, I only seemed to hear bad things. Vienna is too expensive! There’s not much to do in Vienna! And the most all-encompassing one: Vienna has no soul. Well, whenever I hear bad things about a place…

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Solo Travel in the High Tatras, Slovakia

Trains are fantastic. Do y’all know about trains?! With a train, you can turn a two-day break from working yer ass off in Praha into a magical mountain getaway in the High Tatras of Slovakia! Which is just what I did. Want to visit the High Tatras? Concerned because you’re…

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Road Trip Camping Planner: The Essentials

Planning a classic, American roadtrip to some of our great National Parks? Fearful you might forget somethings? Use this road trip camping planner to make sure you’ve got the essentials! In this particular trip, we drove from Wisconsin to the Grand Canyon, then onward to Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Arches…

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Avoid High Airfare Prices: How to Use Airline Miles

Learning how to use airline miles reward programs can be confusing.  Personally, I’ve used mileage programs several times to fly for cheap. This is a testimony article to introduce you to the art of airline reward programs. Do you know how to buy only what you can afford, pay bills…

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