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road trip

  • two weeks in portugal

    How to Spend Two Weeks In Portugal | The Ultimate Guide

    After spending two weeks driving through Portugal, I am completely in love with the country. It has beautiful cities, a fascinating history, a gorgeous coastline, great food and wine, and it’s inexpensive. Why don’t…

    September 5, 2017
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    Road Tripping In Southern Spain

    Every time I visit Spain, I vow to move there. A recent road trip with my friends Brianna and Vince from Lisbon to Barcelona made the idea even more tempting. Brianna and Vince were…

    July 13, 2017
  • how to prepare for thanksgiving travel
    Carry On

    What to Pack for Holiday Travel In 2016

    It’s that time of year again! Over the river and through the woods and into family time and overeating we go. It’s 2016, aka the year that will never end, and the only silver…

    November 17, 2016
  • Carry On

    Road Trip Essentials

    The past year has been one of road trips. From Iceland to Mexico to Costa Rica to Nashville and the Smoky Mountains to Route 395, and countless trips to Wisconsin, I’ve spent a lot of time…

    August 26, 2016
  • best road trip songs

    68 Essential Road Trip Songs

    Every road trip needs a great playlist, and by great, I mean a bit cheesy, full of classics, and made to sing along to while cruising along the highway, preferably with the windows down.…

    July 26, 2016
  • mammoth lakes views

    5 Days on Route 395

    In early June, I had the chance to drive along California’s Route 395, a storied road with staggeringly beautiful views. It made me want to move to the west, it made me want to…

    July 25, 2016
  • Coconut Mexico
    Carry On

    In My Carry On|Mexico

      I love warm destinations because packing is always light. Throw some sundresses and a bikini in a bag, add some sunglasses, and you’re set. Here’s what I brought for a five-day trip through…

    September 22, 2015
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    Five Days in Baja, Mexico

    My brothers and I embarked on a sibling road trip last month, starting in Joshua Tree, then heading to Mexico for five days. We drove our first rental car from Joshua Tree to San…

    September 20, 2015