Great Road Trip Stops from Florida to Washington, DC

By Bell & Alex: When we moved from Orlando to Washington DC we decided to turn the 850 mile drive into a week’s vacation. Rather than bang it out in a day or two, we took the scenic route that had us on the road exploring the east coast of the US. Most people recommended…

Where We Traveled in 2015: 6 Countries, 16 US States

2015 was another big year of travel for us, though it was the most American centric year for us since 2007, the year before we relocated from Tampa to Europe to live between 2008 and 2014. There was only one major European trip in 2015, but it was a big one that saw me organize…

UNC-Chapel Hill: Best Things to Do

  We recently spent nearly a week in beautiful Chapel Hill, North Carolina, home to the oldest public university in the country, UNC-Chapel Hill. It opened in 1795 and has grown to particularly excel in medicine, law and athletics. It consistently has one of the best college basketball teams in the country -Michael Jordan played…

Blue Ridge Parkway: What to Expect

One of the most popular aspects of summer for many American families is camping and adventurous road trips. During our recent trip to North Carolina, we stayed five days in Chapel Hill, across the street from the campus of America’s oldest public university, the University of North Carolina, as Bell was taking a research course…