24 Hours in Portsmouth & Southsea, England. Here’s What to See and Do

First, let’s say, you should definitely plan to visit Portsmouth & Southsea for more than 24 hours, but alas, our time was squeezed due to a new housesitting assignment. Though, as you would expect, we made the most of every minute. Before arriving, we queried friends as well as total strangers and studied local Instagram … More 24 Hours in Portsmouth & Southsea, England. Here’s What to See and Do

Housesitting Takes Us Places We Never Dreamed of Traveling. You Can Go, Too. Here’s How.

Whether we’re in Brighton or Bangkok, most mornings begin the same. Mugs of strong coffee √, bowls of yogurt √, ready, set, go: scout available housesits √. The daily email, waiting in my inbox, lists dozens of new opportunities. It’s like Christmas, every single morning. Our selected parameters are wide to include just about every … More Housesitting Takes Us Places We Never Dreamed of Traveling. You Can Go, Too. Here’s How.

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.