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Road trips are some kind of magic. With good music, the food of your choice, only the best company, and countless destinations, a good road trip can work wonders for the soul. But it can also be mind-maddeningly boring. And uncomfortable. Wouldn’t it be great if there were some ways to make it an even more enjoyable experience? I think it would…. …so here are 10 ways to make it more enjoyable!… Read More

Travel intimidates a lot of people, and I honestly kind of get it (emphasis on kind of). There is a lot left to the unknown. What will happen if I get lost?  Planes/cars/trains crash all the time, so what happens if mine does? What if I forget to pack XYZ? What if I lose my phone? What if I spend more money than I should? There’s a lot of planning required and what if… Read More

Where to begin? Yes, it’s cold. Yes, there’s ice. Yes, they speak English (as well as Icelandic). Yes, some of the natives probably believe in trolls (I might, too, if I grew up there. You’ll have to go to understand why). Iceland is a volcanic island rich with waterfalls, caves, sheep, and fish jerky. They drive on the right side of the road, don’t really care about customer service, and close the roads… Read More

Noah and I went to see the total eclipse in South Carolina on August 21st of 2017. It happened at about 2:45 in the afternoon and lasted for two minutes. We got up at an insanely early time in order to drive down to South Carolina in time to find an acceptable place to view the eclipse. We ended up arriving early (which is never a bad thing) and driving through tons… Read More

Moriah here! One of the more recent trips Abbey and I took was to Charleston, SC, so I’m thinking Charlottesville next. This particular trip to Charlotte also involved a hike up Pilot Mountain and a stop at Mount Airy (Mayberry). Our first planned stop in Charlotte was Sea Life (technically in Concord, not Charlotte, I’m told, but no matter.) This aquarium was enjoyable; it had a shark tunnel and an exhibit where you could… Read More