Travel Blog

June 1, 2017
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How to Spend a 24-hour Turkish Airlines Layover in Istanbul

Turkish Airlines are huge fans of having 1 long-haul flight to particular destinations per day. For instance, we flew in from Naples and spent 24-hours in […]
May 31, 2017
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10 Things To Know Before You Visit Peru

Peru is a land of magic and mystery, just like the Incan’s that used to inhabit the beautiful land. There is a lot of misinformation out […]
May 21, 2017
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5 Things to do in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is the type of destination that has something for everyone. As Los Angelinos, it is one of our favorite weekend getaways, and for a […]
May 1, 2017
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London Travel Guide

We have said many times before that we have refrained from writing content about London because we simply did not feel that we had enough content […]
April 21, 2017
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Staying at The Principal Edinburgh 

The Principal Edinburgh, Scotland Considering we haven’t quite mastered the art of time travel, it’s always an incredible experience to time travel by visiting destinations that […]
April 21, 2017
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Cabo San Lucas Travel Guide

Every once in a while (read: about once a month), we are filled with the spirit of spontaneity and immediately feel the need to book a […]
April 1, 2017
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Best Beaches in Aruba

Aruba is a small Dutch island nation that is encompassed by beautiful white sand beaches. The size of Aruba makes it easy to discover hidden beaches […]
February 1, 2017
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17 Places to Visit in 2017

Each year travel preferences change. Over the last few years, travelers have indicated that “experiences” are king. Travelers have also indicated that the traditional destinations that […]
January 27, 2017
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Vienna Travel Guide

Hallo Vienna 👋🏻 I think I love you! My first time visiting this city and already dancing through the streets 💃🏼✨ A photo posted by Alex […]
January 26, 2017
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Dining at Il Palagio – Four Seasons Florence, Italy

Our travels have enabled us to spoil ourselves on some of the most delicious food in the world. Honestly, one of, if not the most important […]
November 3, 2017
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The Best Hotel for Business Travelers in Seattle

Traveling for business is a bit different than traveling for pleasure. Generally, a few things take priority over pleasure: cost and convenience. But why compromise when […]
October 6, 2017
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The Best Wedding Destination In The World

Last September we got engaged in Positano and we immediately started brainstorming resorts all over the globe in search of the best wedding destination in the […]
September 13, 2017
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How to Get to Kuang Si Falls in Laos

For those of you who follow us on Instagram (@Alexandra_Carson and @Michael_J_Gallagher), you have likely seen us both post a number of photos from our trip […]
September 9, 2017
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Best Places to Propose

Considering yesterday was the anniversary of our wonderful engagement in Positano, we thought we would share a list of some places we have traveled to that would […]
September 5, 2017
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10 Things Traveling Will Teach You

It is becoming increasingly easier for us to travel and to understand that the canonized view of the world that we see on the news isn’t […]
September 2, 2017
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6 Travel Credit Cards You Need in Your Wallet 

To be candid, we gather the majority of our travel credit card information from one of our favorite blogs: The Points Guy. Brian Kelly shares blogs […]
August 31, 2017
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How I Got a $500 Shopping Spree From Chase

Well, this story is a bit interesting. Bare with me (Michael) for a brief anecdote before I dive into how I got a $500 shopping spree […]
August 30, 2017
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Visiting Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu needs almost no introduction these days. In recent decades its mystery was prominent as visiting the ancient Incan site presented more challenges than the average […]