15 Unique Ways to Get Around In The World

15 Unique Ways to Get Around In The World
There are many more interesting and unique ways to get around in the world besides taxis, cars, and buses. When you travel abroad, your typical way of getting from point A to B, like getting an Uber, might not be available. Or maybe it is, but grabbing a taxi would not be the most economical. Trying local transportation is usually the best way to get around and immerse in the culture at the same time. (more…)

All The Beds I Have Slept In Around The World Since 2014

All The Beds I Have Slept In Around The World Since 2014
In the past, I blogged about all the beds I slept in around the world from 2008 to 2013. I think it's time for round two because there's been a lot of them including three moves across states. Amongst the beds around the world where I visited the REM world include a basement apartment, a few B&Bs, a few hotels, lots of Airbnbs, hometown bedrooms, a spiritual pilgrim retreat, a car, and an airplane. (more…)

Coffee Served on 44 Airlines Around The World

Coffee Served on 44 Airlines Around The World
It seems that the world can't function without having some caffeine one way or another. Whether it be strong with a cup of coffee, or a bit more mild with a cup of tea, or even some very dark chocolate, our brains have become dependent on this substance. On the other hand, traveling by air has also become more and more common in the last few decades. So, it would make sense that airlines offer

8 Best Things to Do in Cambridge, MA

8 Best Things to Do in Cambridge, MA
Boston's little brother, Cambridge, Massachusetts, is home to historic landmarks, outstanding museums, performing arts, prominent universities, and lively squares. This dynamic city in the Northeast United States is beautifully spread out along the Charles River. After checking into your ideal hotel, here are the eight best things to do in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (more…)

Useful Google Maps Tips and Tricks for Travel

Useful Google Maps Tips and Tricks for Travel
Google Maps is great for getting directions and finding places of interest, but you might not be aware of all the cool available Google Maps tips and tricks for travel. A seasoned traveler knows that having a balance between planning/organizing and being spontaneous is ideal for traveling. Google Maps has useful tools for planning your trip as well as to aid you while you're on your trip. (more…)

82 Fun and Weird Soda Flavors Around The World

82 Fun and Weird Soda Flavors Around The World
I confess I am not a soda drinker, never have been. I mean, of course I've had soda, but it's never been regular in my diet. We never had soda in my household growing up in Mexico City and going out to restaurants my drink of choice was always limonada (limeade). But I do find interest in all things food and how it varies across cultures around the world. The sugary bubbly drink is sure loved across

2 Fascinating Ancient Culture Things To Do in Eastern Europe

2 Fascinating Ancient Culture Things To Do in Eastern Europe
So, you want to experience an authentic Italian meal, gaze upon the glorious heroes of Greece, connect with the mysterious land of Great Britain, or visit the haunting castle of Vlad the Impaler? Europe is a continent of so much history. It encompasses the birth of civilization, cuisines, customs, fashions, and heritage which go back thousands of years. And you'll find two very unique things to do in Eastern Europe to learn about this ancient

Best Feel Good Places to Eat in Austin

Best Feel Good Places to Eat in Austin
It's been about 10 months now since we moved to Austin and considering that dining out is one of my guilty pleasures in life, we've done our fair share of exploring restaurants, coffee shops, brunch spots, and gelaterias. I like being health conscious when I try new places, so here's my guide to the best feel good places to eat in Austin. (more…)

The Most Affordable Countries to Road Trip In

The Most Affordable Countries to Road Trip In
Taking a road trip is a great way to travel to really take in local sceneries, local culture, and explore many miles of touristic spots as well as off the beaten paths. Not only is taking an affordable road trip fun and adventurous, it can also be economically beneficial compared to other ways of travelling. (more…)