Why and How I Began Traveling

I traveled abroad for the first time when I was 13, but this wasn’t what set off my travel addiction.  We didn’t take family vacations when I was a kid (when my parents were still married, this was something to be thankful for), but we did host foreign exchange students.  Maybe this contributed to my…

Northeast Road-trip, Part II: Cape Cod to Bar Harbor, Maine & Acadia National Park

Tip #1: Go right before or right after high season Tip #2: Once again, pack layers! Layers are vital! From Hyannis (Cape Cod), Massachusetts we continued north to our final destination, Bar Harbor, Maine. This was about 7 hour trip as we actually stopped for food along the way.  Once again resorting to the handy-dandy…

Northeast Road Trip, Part I: Delaware to Cape Cod & Nantucket, on a Budget

Tip #1: Pack layers! Tip #2: If you can, stay on Nantucket I’m not one who is big on travel within the United States.  If I’m going on vacation, I want to go somewhere different, explore another culture, and really get away from home.  However, for my last trip, that just didn’t work out.  I…

Crossroads

I finally know what I’m going for the next year or so of my life.  I was all set to go to Saudi, even getting excited about.  I was offered a direct hire position with a University in Riyadh with compound housing, good pay, health care, the whole works. Then, a recruiter who found my…