Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - land of samba and caipirinhas! This seaside city has been on my bucket list even before I studied Portuguese in college. When we discovered a nonstop flight back to Houston (and on points!), we bought our tickets and never looked back.
Antigua, GUATEMALA - Ok, I admit it. Guatemala never truly hit my travel radar. That changed after seeing photos from a family friend who went to Antigua on holiday (thanks, Casey!)...and I knew I was missing out. So when it was time for my good friend, Dorina, and I to take our annual trip, we decided to go off the beaten path.
Budapest, HUNGARY - Competing with Prague and Vienna, this Central European city doesn't always get the credit it deserves. Budapest is one of four capital cities situated on the Danube River, which divides the region into two cities, Buda and Pest. We came to Hungary in search of "meat and potatoes" and thermal baths. By the end of our trip, we left wanting to extend our adventure.
We often get the question, "how do y'all travel so much?" so we're sharing our top three secrets when it comes to traveling year round. 1. Holiday Time Off It's no secret that in the U.S. we "live to work", unlike our European friends who "work to live." We're often granted 10-15 days of PTO [...]