How to Spot Fake Hotel Reviews

There was a time I was helping a friend find a hotel room for her vacation.  I checked many websites, and found the Red Roof Inn. They had really good reviews, so I suggested she’d book it.  And she did.  But when she got there, her room was in horrible condition.  She …

Best Way To Save For Vacation

The best way to save is by first cutting your expenses.  Americans tend to spend on things very unnecessary that does not support our main needs of food, clothing, and shelter.  If you haven’t already, check out My Top Five Things You Can Stop Spending On To Travel the World.  After …

How I Uniquely Funded My Houston Trip

A lot of people ask how I travel so much.  People are surprised to know for MANY years I was unable to travel.  I was in LOADS of debt!  Much of my ambition to get out of debt was to travel the world!  It was not until I became financially …

Straw That Purifies Drinking Water as You Sip

When I first saw this video I thought “yeah right”.  Then I kept watching and thought this is a wonder, lifesaving invention!  Countries who struggle with clean water sources, and those involved in crises such as Flint, Michigan would surely benefit.  Also, it would benefit outdoor travelers and hikers.  On …

Life is Short

Sitting here at my desk at work, I ran across and old post with this photo.  Sometimes we forget to live.  Sometimes we forget to take chances.  Thank you Holstee for this beautiful manifesto.  It is a reminder to us all.  Now let’s make some changes! This is your LIFE. …

Zipline Over the Falls Scheduled to Open

Yes, to all the Scary Mary’s, and Scary Larry’s out there who thought the new attraction was going to be directly over the Falls, it is not.  To be honest, I was disappointed that it wasn’t.  But this still looks fun, and has a stunning view. This attraction opens Friday July …

The Credit Monsters

The first step to getting rid of credit card debt to travel the world is first knowing thou credit score!  Also, you will not be able to take advantage of FREE travel through credit card points unless you have an excellent credit score.  These websites I use on a regular …