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…

Exploring Craft Beer with Maine Brew Bus

  Maine is a wonderful state, featuring¬†some of the country’s most rugged and pristine coastline and forests, historic lighthouses, fresh lobster galore and lots of delicious craft beer. And Maine’s largest city, Portland, is a great seaside town with an excellent culinary scene beyond fresh seafood, like the delicious Belgian inspired food we enjoyed at…

An Authentic Food Tour in Philadelphia with Chew Philly

  We live in Boston, which tops most American cities in terms of history, with Philadelphia being a significant exception. Independence Hall in Philadelphia is where the Declaration of Independence was signed and where the US Constitution was debated by the creators of the country. Philadelphia was the capital of the country from 1790-1800 (Boston…

Renting Tips outside of Europe

Last week we posted the first in our two part series on renting, which thanks to my mum is now a three part series! The first part focused on renting tips for Europe. Today we have mixed bag of places and will be covering Thailand, Canada, and the United States. Australia, is now part three…