My Hygge Home: How I Created My Scandinavian Christmas Tree

My Hygge Home: How I Created My Scandinavian Christmas Tree

We combine our love for travel and the homebodies in us by bringing what we love from different countries and cultures into our everyday.  So little by little, room by room, corner by corner, beyond the clean and modern look, we've been striving to create the simplicity and comfort of that hygge home. Therefore, a Scandinavian Christmas theme was an automatic choice!

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Veni, Vidi, Bibi: Libations in Miami Beach - Two of the World's Top Bars

Veni, Vidi, Bibi: Libations in Miami Beach - Two of the World's Top Bars

While some people look forward to the yearly Oscars or Grammies, I eagerly await the annual list of the world's top 50 bars. This year's awards ceremony took place on Thursday, October 5, when I happened to be getting off a cruise ship in Miami. Noticing that 2 of the top 50 were in Miami Beach, it seemed a visit was in order.

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My Viking Story: Romantic Danube with Viking River Cruises - Budapest to Nuremberg

My Viking Story: Romantic Danube with Viking River Cruises - Budapest to Nuremberg

This will be a series of posts - My Viking Story. Because it does warrant that. But, I wanted to write sort of an overview post because along the way, there were some things I knew we did right, and some of them we could have done better. So I was able to collect some tips to share with all of you so you can get the most out of your Viking Cruises experience.

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GTGL Snippets: Fall Foliage Hiking in Audubon's Plainsboro Preserve, New Jersey

GTGL Snippets: Fall Foliage Hiking in Audubon's Plainsboro Preserve, New Jersey

New Jersey Audubon is a not-for-profit organization that fosters environmental awareness. It has a number of centers all over the state, which all aim to protect animals and plants, especially those that are endangered, and preserve their natural habitats. We're so lucky to have one of its centers in our neighborhood where we can get our hiking fix whenever we want!

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Meeting blogger friends + slow traveling in Massachusetts

Meeting blogger friends + slow traveling in Massachusetts

After nearly 10 years of online friendship and 5 or so years of failed, albeit lukewarm, attempts at meeting up, I finally got to meet two of my blogger friends! As they're both currently living in the Boston metro area, my family and I took advantage of one 4th of July weekend holiday to finally go and see them. 

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5 Places in the World to Go for a Family Holiday

5 Places in the World to Go for a Family Holiday

The world is packed with spectacular attractions and unbelievable places of interest. Whether you’re an avid mountaineer, a hopeless romantic, or an adventure seeker, this season it’s time to take the kids with you on a memorable journey around the world. We’ve chosen five of the best places for families.

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Reflections on our experiences together while hiking through Mt. Tamalpais

Reflections on our experiences together while hiking through Mt. Tamalpais

For this year's Get There | Get Lost Founders Meetup (I just came up with that, and I'm going to make it a thing!), we had planned a two-day excursion of some of Bianca's tried and tested places in Marin County, and one of them was Mt. Tamalpais. 

I had some reflections on our travels together - how often we see each other, and how it's never enough. 

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