Big Group Travel vs Small Group Travel

Big Group Travel vs Small Group Travel

Group travel is a difficult topic. Some of us travel better solo while others need the comfort of companions on the road. Some prefer to travel with family while other still prefer to travel only with friends. But what do we do when the question is how many people to travel with? Big group travel [...]

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6 Cities in Europe You May Not Think About

6 Cities in Europe You May Not Think About

Rotterdam, Holland Why it's great: Skyscrapers and boat taxis When you should go: Spring. Warm weather. What you should do: Rotterdam as a ton of museums some of which focus on German occupation during WWII. Also, The Euromast Belfast, Northern Ireland Why it's great: So. Much. History. When you should go: How about do NOT go in July and August. Things [...]

5 Places I Long to Visit Again

5 Places I Long to Visit Again

People are always asking me, “Which place has been your favorite?” But I have no way to answer that!! Every place is my favorite for different reasons. Of course, I do have places that I want to go to again (and again and again)! That’s usually the list I try to give people. Mrs Ayla's [...]

Top 10 Best Views

Top 10 Best Views

1. Jerusalem, Israel from the Mt. of Olives I have never been so moved by a view as I was from this one. Looking out over the rolling hills and square buildings of this ancient city took my heart. To think of all of the amazing things that have happened here.  As a Christian woman, [...]

Things I’ve Learned While Traveling Europe

Things I’ve Learned While Traveling Europe

1.    Always have a backup plan. Things will go wrong. That's just bound to happen and there isn't much you can do to prepare for that.  Just try to go with the flow and mend your plans.  When you know a possibility exists where something could go wrong, have a backup plan in case of emergency. [...]

Top Five Most Memorable Travel Moments

Top Five Most Memorable Travel Moments

1. Canyoning in Switzerland. Summer 2012. Strapped down in wet suits, boots, a life jacket, and a helmet, we set off on a two-hour trek through the Swiss Alps.  Jumping off cliffs, repelling down water falls, and riding the river were just a few of the things we did.  Y'all, I am terrified of heights. [...]

The Golden Rule of Travel: Be Flexible.

The Golden Rule of Travel: Be Flexible.

I am a let’s-find-a-place-to-stay-and-wing-it kind of traveler. For instance, when my friends and I hopped a plane to Switzerland in Summer 2012, all we knew was that we had a hostel reservation in some town that was a three-hour train ride from Geneva. Our trip to Interlaken ended up being one of the best trips [...]