Pros and Cons of Guided Tours: Maximizing Your Travels

  We all have different methods of traveling and interests that make our time in foreign lands unique. Many younger backpackers criticize package tourists for not seeking authentic experiences, and to be honest, our early twenty-something selves might have said the same. But fast forward a decade and we realize that like most things in…

How to Spend One Day in Amsterdam

  Over the course of over ten years together, we’ve lived in six cities spanning three continents. While Melbourne, Australia ranks as the “most livable” of the bunch, none have been more beautiful than Amsterdam, where we spent 3 and 1/2 years and often reminisce about quaint picnics on picturesque canals. Schipol Airport is the…

Where Wanderlust Marriage Travelled: 2014 Recap

  2013 was a huge year of travelling for us, as we combined to visit 12 countries on four continents. 2014 was equally a big year of travel, and we also moved continents. After over six years living in Europe, between Amsterdam and Dublin, we relocated back to the United States. But we moved to…

How to Move to Europe!

  Thinking to move to Europe? As an American and Aussie husband and wife, who previously resided in Amsterdam and Dublin for a combined 6 years, and currently publishing this while on a work trip in Berlin, we say do it if you can! And for many, you indeed can. This is just a few…

Gouda: A Great Day Trip from Amsterdam!

  We previously resided in Amsterdam for 3 and 1/2 years and saw much of the country during our stay. Holland may be flat, but its countryside is particularly picturesque in spring, during tulip season, as flower farms brighten the earth alongside numerous cattle farms, green houses and windmills. And being one of the western…