Bratislava Worth a Day Trip from Vienna?

Thinking about a trip to Slovakia’s capital? Bratislava is probably most famous in the US for the fictitious movie Hostel, a ridiculously graphic film about a secret organization that kidnaps tourists and murders them for fun. Certainly the Slovakian tourism board was thrilled to be featured. While the city’s rough communist past contributes to mixed reviews…

Most Common Scams Around the World

We’ve lived in the US, Europe, Australia and have traveled to over 50 countries. We know that people worldwide are generally good, but we’ve had some interesting encounters with shady characters who have tried to rip us off. We’ve also seen unsuspecting tourists get conned. Here are common scams around the world that we’ve personally experienced and…

Where to Stay in Transylvania? Brasov

Where to stay in Transylvania? Brasov is a charming town nestled in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania. Just 2 and 1/2 hours by train from Bucharest, Brasov is the perfect base to explore this famous region. Brasov’s close proximity to the capital makes it an easily accessible destination for moderately experienced travelers. While Brasov does not…

5 Bicycle Date Ideas You Need To Try!

Hi everyone, my name is Mike, and I’m currently cycling around Thailand. When I’m not repeating cringy adventure quotes, I’m running my bike blog – Pinch-Flat. The good people at Wanderlust Marriage have been kind enough to let me share a guest post on bicycle date ideas. I hope you enjoy it! It’s coming up…

How to Get Your Partner to Travel More

While we both love to travel, we know not all couples share this interest together. It’s common for one person to not share the same passion for going abroad. But that’s ok, because our differences are part of what makes life interesting. And in many cases, this is an issue that can be overcome. Here’s…