I’m the kind of girl that never reads fiction, but I’m an absolute diehard fan of non-fiction. Why? Because when I’m reading true stories, I’m usually trying to figure out … Continue Reading Best non-fiction books to say ‘how the heck did that happen?’
I’ve always wanted to try the Amtrak Auto Train. In the past, I always had great experiences travelling between Washington, DC and Philadelphia with Amtrak – it was quick, easy … Continue Reading Amtrak Auto Train
Road trips are awesome. Hands down – no question about it! You can have super short ones that last a few hours and epic ones that last for months on … Continue Reading Big Roadtrippin’
What’s your most unique hostel experience? Was it sleeping six meters underground in the middle of the outback or, perhaps it was the time you stayed in a hostel in … Continue Reading How not to get murdered in a hostel
What a milestone! It’s been two years of awesome travel, so here’s some of the most popular highlights of the best memories from around the world! Super Scary Megafauna! – … Continue Reading Happy Birthday Taraustralis!
A lot of the posts I write are about the really interesting and unique places around the world. But, in a larger sense, we can’t forget about the the people … Continue Reading The Blacksmith
Farm fairs are extremely American, but in the South, they’re a way of life. The Dixie Classic Fair was started in 1882 as a grain exposition. Back then, it was … Continue Reading Farm Fair!
Asheville, North Carolina is one of those little places your really glad exists. It’s a combination of the Nimbin (Australia) art scene meets the laid-backness of Byron Bay but in the middle of the mountains. … Continue Reading Asheville, North Carolina
Most of the general population is blissfuly unaware of where their food comes from and for good reason – the conditions are anything from special. No one wants to talk … Continue Reading What is Homesteading?
The United States is one of those wacky places in the world that never fails to blow your mind. It seems that everywhere you go, there is some chance that … Continue Reading Hollerin’ Good Time!
There is a little place located in the mountains of western North Carolina that you would never expect. It’s called the Land of Oz. This is where you can experience … Continue Reading The Land of Oz
Traveling in a van is kinda awesome. You can be anywhere at any time, and you don’t really need to look for accommodation. There’s nothing really needs to be … Continue Reading Van Life
The first time I traveled internationally was to London when I was twenty-one. Sure, I had previous traveling experiences with friends and family but this time I was alone and … Continue Reading Top tips for solo travel
You probably think that camping is hard work… but with a bit of skill and the right stuff, it’s actually a great way to travel the United States cheaply. We … Continue Reading Dont knock it until you try it.
Travelling though America isn’t cheap. And accommodation can cost a fortune if you don’t know where to stay… luckily, with a bit of research and not afraid of ‘roughing it’… … Continue Reading How to sleep cheap in America!