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How To Book The Cheapest Rental Cars With Autoslash

Today we're talking rental cars and how to get the lowest price possible!  Generally, I rent cars for longer road trips and when I'll be flying out of an airport that's more than a few hours away.  It's handy to just be able to drop off the car and not pay for parking rates to… Continue reading How To Book The Cheapest Rental Cars With Autoslash

Local Activities · north carolina · Travel · travel guide

A Travel Guide For Hanging Rock State Park & Hillbilly Hideaway In North Carolina

One of the many things I love about North Carolina is the natural beauty we're surrounded by in every corner of our state.  With 14 National Parks and 41 State Parks, you could probably spend years just exploring them all.   My husband and I have enjoyed hiking several parts of the Mountains to Sea Trail,… Continue reading A Travel Guide For Hanging Rock State Park & Hillbilly Hideaway In North Carolina

Budgeting · Travel

Tuesday Travel Tips – Earn Airline Miles With Lyft

Happy Travel Tuesday!  Since Tuesday tends to be one of the cheapest days to fly, it's fitting to share a travel hack with you today.  You may remember the Uber partnership from 2015 where you could earn SPG points with each ride.  Sadly, that partnership has now ended but the good news is that Lyft… Continue reading Tuesday Travel Tips – Earn Airline Miles With Lyft

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Cheap Travel Alert – Roundtrip Flight To Europe For Under $400!

Do you think travel to Europe is unaffordable?  I have some good news for you - this week I found two RT flights to Europe for under $400 - cheaper than many domestic flights!  I doubt these prices/seats will last too long, so if you're interested, I'd recommend you book quickly and use these tips… Continue reading Cheap Travel Alert – Roundtrip Flight To Europe For Under $400!

Budgeting · Lodging Reviews · Travel · travel guide

4 Amazing Hostels For Your Next Trip To Europe

Recently I polled my friends regarding the one word they associated with hostels and got responses like cheap, dirty, minimal, scary, fun, youth and homicide.  If you've never stayed in a hostel and the word only conjures up negative images of partying hippies and the gruesome Tarantino movie with the same name, I'm sorry.  As… Continue reading 4 Amazing Hostels For Your Next Trip To Europe

europe · Travel · travel guide

A Travel Guide For 48 Hours In Helsinki, Finland

Back by popular demand - another CliffsNotes version showcasing our adventures in Europe - this time in Helsinki, Finland.  Fair warning, this is a picture heavy post! Arrival Gabe and I took a €10 Eckero line ferry from Tallinn, Estonia up to Helsinki, and loved every minute of the just over 2-hour journey.  We didn't… Continue reading A Travel Guide For 48 Hours In Helsinki, Finland

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How To Support Your Wanderlust With A Digital Biz | Guest Post By Patrick Foster

Emily here!  I hope you're all gearing up for an enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday.  This guest post is my early Black Friday gift to you.  It's full of creative ideas from e-commerce expert Patrick Foster on how you can support your travel habit.  I hope his practical tips encourage you to look at the realistic possibilities… Continue reading How To Support Your Wanderlust With A Digital Biz | Guest Post By Patrick Foster