• Denver Confluence Park Fall

    How to Have the Perfect Trip to Denver

    When most people think of Denver, they conjure up images of the Rocky Mountains or a bunch of millennials smoking legalized marijuana. They probably envision themselves hiking, skiing, or snowboarding on a trip there. Most people might not even think of the actual city of Denver. Well, we’re here to tell you that it’s one of our favorite cities in the United States, and we highly (no pun intended) recommend you visit Denver. Here’s our guide on How to Have the Perfect Trip to Denver: Where to Stay in Denver: Denver has plenty of cool neighborhoods to stay in and visit.…

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    Our Recommendations for a Trip to Madrid

    If you’re going to visit Spain, visit Madrid. Madrid is the capital of Spain, and one of its best cities, in our opinion anyways. It’s more of an international city than some other places in Spain. However, Madrid is a major city that is worth the visit, especially given that most flights to Spain land either here or Barcelona. Madrid is also one of our favorite cities in the world, so it’s definitely one that we highly recommend visiting. Here are some of our recommendations for a trip to Madrid… Where to Stay in Madrid: Madrid has plenty of great neighborhoods…

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    8 Must-Eat Foods in Spain

    Spain is a top destination for travelers, students studying abroad, and people looking to work abroad for a number of reasons. One of these reasons is the delicious Spanish food that will make your mouth water and tummy really happy. No matter the reason as to why you’re here, these are some of the must-eat foods in Spain: 1. Paella We’ll start out with probably the most obvious of must-eat foods in Spain: Paella. Paella and Spain go hand-in-hand like peanut butter and jelly or airplanes and lack of legroom. While travelers think paella is synonymous with all of Spain, it’s…

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    Our 4 Days in Portland

    Portland is a city well-known for its weirdness and uniqueness. It had long been a city that we both wanted to visit, so when we got the chance to travel and spend 4 day in Portland, we were thrilled. Luckily, Portland lived up to our hype! There are tons of delicious places to eat, breweries to drink at, and lots of things to do. If you haven’t been before, Portland is worth the visit and differs from Seattle, another popular Pacific Northwest city. Where we stayed: Like most of our trips, we stayed at an Airbnb in Southeast Portland in the…

  • Guide to Visiting Bratislava Lemontree View

    Don’t Skip Over Bratislava!

    Before arriving, we knew next to nothing about Bratislava and had only decided to stop there to kill a few days before meeting a friend in Vienna during our trip around Europe. Bratislava turned out to be a brilliant hidden gem that was once less accessible because of the Soviet Union’s Iron Curtain. Due to its unexpected beauty, delicious Slovak cuisine, and incredibly hospitable people, we knew we had to write about traveling to Bratislava so others would know Don’t Skip Bratislava while traveling in Europe. As our Flixbus from Budapest arrived at the bus station, we were both a little disappointed,…

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    What to Do for a Long Weekend in Austin, Texas

    We took advantage of a long weekend back in February to travel to Austin, Texas, a place we had been wanting to visit for quite a while. This was our first time using our Southwest Airlines Companion Pass. Last year, we signed up for a Southwest credit card and earned enough points to qualify for the Southwest Companion Pass, thanks in large part to their generous signup bonus. In an upcoming post we’ll discuss the Southwest credit card and other ways in which we are able to make travel more affordable and cheaper so we can travel more.  Back to…

  • How to Spend 4 Days in Amsterdam

    Amsterdam is often a top destination for people visiting Europe and was one of the cities we were most looking forward to visiting too. It’s a beautiful city that’s rich in culture and exceptionally beautiful around each and every corner with its historic buildings and unique canal system. We had 4 days to explore the city, and while it was enough time to visit and see most things, we still wish we had more time there because the city was so charming. Where we stayed: Hostel ClinkNOORD  We opted to stay just north of Amsterdam Centraal, the main train station. …

  • Day Trip Plitvice Lakes

    Tips for a Day Trip to Plitvice Lakes

    Plitvice Lakes National Park is a very popular day trip from many Croatian cities, and it was one of the main reasons we wanted to go to Croatia. We did the day trip from Zagreb, but you can also do day trips to Plitvice from Zadar and Split to name a few. For the day trip, we took a bus to and from Plitvice from the main station in Zagreb.  bought the bus tickets ahead of time, but you do not need to buy your ticket to the park until you get there. It is $10 to $45 for a one-day…