Category Archives: Travel

Day Trip To Monaco

While we were in France this summer we drove up to Monaco for a little side trip/overnight. We’ve both always wanted to go to Monaco, and it was only about two hours from where we were staying in France, so … Continue reading

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France Vacation: Nice & Cannes

In addition to Ramatuelle, Gassin, and St. Tropez, we also took day trips to visit Nice and Cannes while we were in France this summer. We left Ramatuelle very early in the morning, drove about 2 hours north to Nice, and arrived … Continue reading

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France Vacation: Ramatuelle, Gassin, St. Tropez

This summer friends of ours invited us to go to France with them. France! The family of said friend has a home in Ramatuelle, a small town next door to St. Tropez, in the south of France. John and I … Continue reading

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Getaway to Bar Harbor, Maine

In addition to the must-do activities of visiting Acadia National Park and going on an Acadia Sightseeing Nature Cruise, there is so much to do in Bar Harbor, Maine. This post is my recap of all of the highlights of, … Continue reading

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Acadia National Park, Maine

In mid-July John and I headed up to Bar Harbor, Maine – a place that we’ve wanted to visit for years. We’d planned a long weekend to celebrate John’s birthday and have a relaxing getaway. Acadia National Park has been … Continue reading

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International Travel Essentials – Tips, Advice, & Recommendations

In February 2016 John and I embarked on our first European vacation to Ireland. We’d spent the last nine years seeing as much of the US as possible (38/50 states!) but it was finally time to go abroad. Up until this … Continue reading

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Ireland Trip | Day 5: Dublin

In February 2016 John and I embarked on our first European vacation to Ireland! We booked through Great Value Vacations totally on a whim (fully explained in the Day 1 post) and it ended up being one of the best … Continue reading

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