Reports — Real trips by real people
The Blue Train: a once in a lifetime journey
A report detailing my ride on the luxurious 32 hour Blue Train from Cape Town to Johannesburg. It is definitely a window into the soul of South Africa.
A Perfect Day in Copenhagen
A day-long itinerary in the Copenhagen area that explores the best of Danish Design.
A Perfect Morning (Portland, OR)
Explores a perfect morning in Portland that showcases food and parks.
Pacific Coast Roadtrip: San Francisco to Portland
This holiday season, my husband and I wanted to spend Christmas with my brother’s family in Portland, Oregon. We decided to take the full week of Christmas off of work so that we could use this trip as an opportunity to drive up the Pacific coast from San Francisco to Oregon.
Big Sur: One With Nature’s More Luxurious Side
For our six month anniversary (I think this is the only time you can officially celebrate in 6 month increments), my husband and I wanted to take a long weekend to truly getaway from the day to day stresses we internalize all week.
Mexico City: A Healthy dose of the local life
Individual Summer 2014 Objectives Live like a local Use innovative urban transit Maintain healthy lifestyle $1,000-$2,000 10 days/nights Trip Cost Details Transportation $685 Accommodations $755 Food and Beverage $417 Activities $76 Total $1,932 Jessica had a two week break and
Hawaii: Paradise found for the mind and body on Kauai’s north shore
Couple Spring 2014 Objectives Enjoy natural beauty Remain physically active Get pampered $2,500 – $4,000 4 days/nights Trip Cost Details Transportation $1,444 Accommodations $1,850 Food and Beverage $492 Activities $170 Total $3,957 My husband and I wanted to escape and
Northern Thailand and Laos: A Whirlwind Journey through the Golden Triangle
Couple Winter 2013 Objectives Explore local food, nature & culture See as many different places as possible Avoid high-tourism locations $4,000-$6,000 17 days/nights Trip Cost Details Transportation $4,410 Accommodations $842 Food and Beverage $275 Activities $240 Souvenirs $183 Total $5,851
Napa: All the luxuries at half the price
Couple Summer 2014 Objectives Calistoga hot springs Enjoy fine food and wine Romance! $500-$750 2 days/nights Trip Cost Details Transportation $50 Accomodations $140 Food and Wine $305 Activities $200 Total $695 I love to splurge just as much as the