San Francisco: A Walking Tour


  San Francisco is one of the gems of America’s west coast. It’s a city of forward thinkers at the forefront of design, & steeped in cultural history as big as its hills. From the powerful skyline of the financial district to the cruising ships across the bay, San Francisco has it all. Although one day isn’t enough time to spend soaking up San Fran,... Read More

Top 5 Destinations in America

Portland's Famous Voo-Doo Donuts

1. Orlando, FL Holidays to Florida will never fail to impress! Orlando easily makes our list as one of our favourite places to visit in the US. Disney World can make anyone feel like a kid again, you can’t deny the excitement at your first sighting of Mickey! Apart from Disney, Busch Gardens and Universal Studios are also must visit parks. Busch Gardens has great roller coasters... Read More

Christmas in New York City

Rockefeller Plaza at Christmas

Rockefeller Plaza at Christmas is incredible NYC is one of the best places in the world to visit during the holiday season, but prices to travel there during Christmas can be fairly high. There is a way to soak up the Christmas spirit without having to have a huge budget. In early January there are significant discounts on airline tickets and hotels in the big apple. During the... Read More

Photostory: The Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon - Lookout Point

Like most visitors to the Grand Canyon, we were blown away by the sheer size & expanse of the place. We spent the day wandering the South Rim, switching between the paths & the free buses, & finishing up with sunset at Desert View Point. Here are some of our shots from a sometimes sunny, sometimes stormy day at one of the world’s greatest natural wonders.   The... Read More

Star-Studded L.A.

The Observatory at night is a must!

Celebrities. Bright Lights. Hollywood. Los Angeles. Star-Studded Hollywood L.A. is the New York of the West. Where dreams are made or….. crushed. For the few days we were there we acted like little kids and let ourselves get caught up in Hollywood fever. My celebrity spotting-radar was ready to rock ‘n’ roll. When in LA of course you want to do some celebrity gawking... Read More

Travel Plan: A Weekend in Las Vegas

Ceasar's Palace

Las Vegas has an incredible reputation. Giant hotels, gambling galore, & non-stop shows. After a recent trip to Sin City, we discovered the hype is all true!! With 2 nights & 1 full day to explore, we found a cheap hotel 5oom off the strip and hit the town. Friday Night – Fremont Street If you want a cheaper night out in Vegas, the old downtown at Fremont Street is... Read More

Roomorama: An Accommodation Alternative

NYC empire state

Finding a room in Manhattan with a good location at a reasonable price is near impossible! If you’re OK staying up around Central Park there are some good places, but in the more central location of Midtown it gets pricey. We had a one night stop-off in NYC before catching the train from Penn Station. We needed a cheap, cheery place, right in the heart of Manhattan so we could... Read More

Living on the Edge


Life is all about the adventure! This summer we’re quitting our jobs in Vietnam and hitting the road once again. We’ve been ‘settled’ for over a year while teaching in Saigon, and we’re both feeling the itch to travel again. I’ve been all over Asia, and shamefully with my head hung low– have yet to see most of my motherland, the US of A.... Read More

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