Travel Inspiration

7 Not-So-Conventional Ways of Traveling Across the Country

July 28, 2014

Everyone is quite familiar with boarding a plane, or driving a car, or perhaps even sailing to their desired destination. But some people may be interested in those other crazy people who make it across the country or ocean in other ways. Ever wonder “How do they do it?” My only answer can be, “They simply […]

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Two Weeks Later, How WDS14 Is Still Impacting My Life

July 26, 2014

Two weeks ago today I was just getting into the thick of WDS14 in Portland, Oregon. WDS is the World Domination Summit, an annual gathering in its fourth year designed to bring together people who are seeking answers to this question: How do we live a remarkable life in a conventional world?  WDS focuses on […]

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Our Travel Manifesto

July 22, 2014

Many writers give the  advice to “Be a traveler, not a tourist” to aspiring travelers. What does that really mean? Well, after reading Gretchen Rubin’s (The Happiness Project) post on her new Habits Manifesto last week, I was inspired to think about some of our core opinions and intentions related to traveling well. I made a quick list and then consulted with Mr. Jones, […]

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22 Things I Learned on My First Cruise Vacation

June 12, 2014

I just recently returned from my first cruise vacation. My aunt and I sailed on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas. Although I sailed the first week of my summer vacation, I feel like I learned at least as much as I do during a week in school. 22 Things I Learned on My First […]

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