BLACKOUT - Dining in the Dark in Vegas We're doing a year-end review of this highs (and some lows) from our travels in 2017. Listen to past episodes about our trips here: Banff, Canada Portland, Oregon Los Angeles Greece: Naxos (and Greek Ferries) | Paros (and Greek Food) | Mykonos Paris London New York New… Continue reading Episode 33: 2017 Travel Wrap-up
Two years ago I went to and - spoiler alert - LOVED Nashville. I will try my best to remember it because I think fondly on it this time of the year and it's definitely worth sharing! Fall in Nashville is amazing! Nashville was somewhere I'd always wanted to visit and I was unemployed at… Continue reading Four Fall Days in Nashville
Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher! Rolling? Folding? Carry-on? Back-pack? So many choices when it comes to packing for international travel. We discuss the methods we have employed in the past, and things to consider when preparing for travel. Listen along as we fill up our bags and prepare for our next adventure! Away Bags: Emily… Continue reading Episode 18: Packing
Our recent visit to Willamette Valley wine country in Oregon got me thinking about a U.S. wine tour wish list. If you think that Napa and Sonoma are the only places to hit up the wine trail, it's time to think outside the box (of wine). First things first...drink responsibly. My favorite way to tour… Continue reading 12 U.S. Wine Regions That Aren’t Napa
Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher! Episode 4 show notes: Where we stayed: Megan loves staying local with AirBNB. This basement apartment was in the perfect location, very walkable to the Pearl District. What we ate: Bamboo Sushi for sake flights and shared rolls, Megan's favorite meal! Salt and Straw - Birthday Cakes and… Continue reading Episode 4: Bold Departures goes to Portland!
Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher! Santa Barbara, CA Hotel: The Wayfarer Santa Barbara, CA Food & Wine Tour: Eat this, Shoot That! Articles we’ve been reading: Americans Don't Use Their Vacation. How Does Your State Rank? from National Geographic How to Ask For the Time Off You Deserve from the Forbes Out of Office… Continue reading Episode 3: To Plan or Not to Plan
Chicago, Illinois has been on my want-to-visit list for a while. In the spirit of just go, I went last month! I signed up for the Chicago Spring Half Marathon and tacked on a few extra days to explore the city. Here are some things that I did and loved and my suggestions for a… Continue reading A Long Weekend in Chicago