Travel Archive

Things to Do in Flagstaff While You’re at Overland Expo West

At 7,000 feet in elevation, Flagstaff is nestled at the base of the San Francisco Peaks. This college town in the high country mountains of Arizona is unlike any other city we’ve visited in The Grand Canyon State. Flagstaff is a mix of small town feel

Best Way to Spend a Day in Santa Barbara – RV Parking and Things to Do in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, California is one of those beach towns that has it all. Spectacular views of the coastline and the mountain ranges, mild weather, great architecture, good food, rich history and a wide range of activities from paragliding and kayaking to yoga and wine tasting. There

Things to Do in Los Angeles – San Fernando Valley Edition

Joe and I lived in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles before we hit the road full time. We still come back to spend time with family, catch up with friends and visit some of our favorite places. This is a short

Red Rock Canyon – Camping Near Las Vegas, Nevada

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is a peaceful oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas strip. For anyone looking for nature camping near Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon Campground is a great option. After countless visits to Sin City,

Things to Do in Tucson Arizona – Artisan Bread, Hiking, Museums and More

During our first visit to Tucson, the locals told us “when the hills are pink, it’s time for a drink.” Thanks to the beautiful sunsets in Tucson, the hills are always pink in the evening. Whether you’re looking for a cold beer or hot

Things to Do in New Orleans – Best Happy Hours, Sandwiches, Top Attractions & More

Music and food are two words that immediately come to mind at the mention of New Orleans. The French and Spanish traditions combined with Caribbean influences make the city one of the most unique places to visit in the United States. From the Garden

Things to Do in Gainesville – Craft Beer, Sinkhole, Artisan Bread & Butterflies

Located in North Central Florida, Gainesville resides in beautiful Alachua County and is the proud home of the University of Florida. There is so much to do and see in the vibrant college city from getting lost in nature at the bottom of a

Biltmore Estate – Exploring America’s Largest Home in a Tiny Home on Wheels

Recognized as the largest privately own home in America, George Vanderbilt’s 250 room Biltmore House sits on an 8,000 acre estate that is still owned by the family to this day. Ever since our first visit to the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina,

EarthCruiser Overland Vehicles – Travel Around the World in an EarthCruiser

Ever since we transitioned to a nomadic lifestyle, we have been fascinated by the idea of traveling around the world in a 4×4 expedition vehicle. While we were visiting Bend, Oregon, we scheduled an appointment at EarthCruiser to check out their lineup of off-road vehicles

Chengdu Food Guide – 16 Must Try Foods in Chengdu

For the ultimate foodie experience in China, I highly recommend a trip to Chengdu. This unique destination in the Sichuan Province is one of the top destinations for food lovers around the world. As the locals will tell you, walk out the front door and