Guide to Spending a Long Layover in London with Kids

Have a long layover in London with kids (or without) and not sure how to spend your time? If you’re flying out of the Heathrow Airport, we have you covered! After our recent one week road trip in Northern Ireland, we opted for an overnight layover in London prior to heading home. We did a … More Guide to Spending a Long Layover in London with Kids

2 Itineraries for 48 Hours in Dublin: With Kids & Without

Our first trip to Dublin was 5 years ago, prior to having all of the responsibility that goes with traveling with a toddler. We went to Dublin to watch Penn State, our alma mater, play the Croke Park Classic and took advantage of being in Europe to travel through Italy after.  (Because… when in Ireland??) … More 2 Itineraries for 48 Hours in Dublin: With Kids & Without

Northern Ireland Road Trip with Kids: 1 Week Itinerary

Northern Ireland is one of those places that reminded me just how beautiful the world is, how nice strangers can be, and that sometimes the journey isn’t easy but the destination is so worth it. Our trip to Northern Ireland with a toddler seemed to start out as a comedy of errors. From our 5-day … More Northern Ireland Road Trip with Kids: 1 Week Itinerary

How to Spend the Best 24 Hours in Belfast

We didn’t originally plan to have just 24 hours in Belfast during our recent trip to Northern Ireland in July. After planning for a year, we were excited to spend 3 nights in Belfast as part of our Northern Ireland road trip. Unfortunately, weather-related travel delays cut our short trip by two whole days. That … More How to Spend the Best 24 Hours in Belfast

Tips for Renting a Car and Driving in Europe

Renting a car anywhere can feel like a daunting task, but especially so if you’re driving in Europe. Between the rules of the road, the possibility of driving on a different side and the varying laws, there’s a lot to consider. Despite some of the initial challenges of navigating, however, driving a car is a … More Tips for Renting a Car and Driving in Europe

3 Days in Iceland: Itinerary for the Perfect Getaway

Iceland was such an interesting place for me, both literally and figuratively given all of the changes I was going through at the time. I was leaving a 10+ year career in financial services that I worked extremely hard for. I was celebrating a random birthday in my early 30s. And I was about to … More 3 Days in Iceland: Itinerary for the Perfect Getaway