An American Family in Ningbo. Beaches, Brewing and Basketball, A Rich Culture Immersion.

This interview is a bit different from our usual profiles of people we meet while traveling. In this case, it’s a family affair. Matt and I are endlessly inspired by our cousin Rob, his wife Julee and their three kids. This adventurous family of five moved from Houston, Texas to Ningbo, China when Rob’s company offered … More An American Family in Ningbo. Beaches, Brewing and Basketball, A Rich Culture Immersion.

Good Reads for Travel Lovers & Curiosity Seekers, Volume One.

When we embarked on this nomadic life one of the goals was to read. Everything we could get our hands on. About every country we planned to visit and live our lives. About every journey we dreamed of taking. About spots on this planet that we knew we’d likely never venture (hello, Everest), but were … More Good Reads for Travel Lovers & Curiosity Seekers, Volume One.

This Castle in Northern Italy is Worth Planning a Trip Around. Here’s Why.

I realize this may be shocking…as we once again encourage you to visit northern Italy. Truly, we can’t help ourselves. We have traveled throughout the country and feel love for many areas from Tuscany to Amalfi, yet always gravitate back to this dynamic duo: Veneto & Trentino. Outdoor living and pursuits are boundless, wines and cuisine … More This Castle in Northern Italy is Worth Planning a Trip Around. Here’s Why.

Our Essential Guide for Travelers to New York City

Planning a visit to the Big Apple? Here’s our Essential Guide for Travelers to New York City.  While we were visiting Bosnia and Herzegovina, with Mostar’s iconic Ottoman Bridge shining in the background, a nineteen-year-old waiter with bright-eyes and big dreams shared his hopes of visiting New York. One day, he said. We have seen this look … More Our Essential Guide for Travelers to New York City

Which New York City Restaurants Should Every Foodie Visit? Here’s Our Top 10.

Narrow down New York City’s most famous foodie restaurants to 10 (Ten)??! Yea, this was no easy feat, but sure was a delicious challenge.   Here’s my latest for SmarterTravel. Hope you will give it a read and sample some of the suggestions. 10 Famous New York Restaurants Every Foodie Should Visit by Travel Writer Jess Simpson … More Which New York City Restaurants Should Every Foodie Visit? Here’s Our Top 10.