Places we've been...

Auckland | New Zealand :: The BIG City In A Small...

Ahhh, finally, a “big” city and decent highways with limited roundabouts! If we had to live in New Zealand, we would probably live here,...

Norwegian Cruise Lines :: Greek Isles Cruise Highlights

How much do we love a great cruise?! We sailed the blue seas over to Alaska in August 2009 and kept our eyes...

Great Barrier Reef | Australia :: Diving the GBR

Larger than the Great Wall of China and the only living thing visible from outer space, the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) is one of...

Chiang Mai | Thailand :: Siam Rice Cooking School Review

An extremely popular activity for Chiang Mai, a Thai cooking class was high on my list of things to do here. We actively read...

Tasmania | Australia :: Campervaning 8 Days In Tasmania

We had heard that Tasmania was a place not to miss when you are down under, so we spent a week on the island...

Manama | Bahrain :: April Fool’s Surprise

After six months of packing, unpacking, booking hotels, researching new cities, we decided to take a well deserved break. Geographically, we were headed west...

Interview | The First Few Weeks on the Road…

After being on the road for 30 days, we are just now getting used to the backpacker and long-term traveler lifestyle - it finally...

M & T’s Top 11 of 2011 | Things To Do...

1. Shanghai Museum: First of all it's free which is always nice. The museum also provides great insight into Chinese culture and history. It...

Halls Gap | Australia :: The Grampians National Park

On our way back to Melbourne, we stopped a night at the Grampians National Park, a huge forest of gum trees with abundant wildlife...

Waitomo | New Zealand :: Glowing Worms and Naked Rabbits

Waitomo | New Zealand :: Angora Rabbit Shearing from The Bettendorfs on Vimeo. We were so “touristed out” at this point and were abhorred to...