Tips For Taking One Year Off To Travel

Now that we’re well into our backpacking adventure through South America, I think it’s about time we make our announcement! We did something major and left the United States to travel through two continents, South America and Europe, for one year. Whether or not that time frame will be extended, who knows? As anyone can…

Thoughts Worth Sharing

Pushing back on the distress of the current climate of calamity, it’s vital that we focus on preserving and maintaining peace and positivity within ourselves and our communities. Many of us unwillingly reside in the comfort zones of our devices, and have in some ways lost touch with the true values of life. All could…

Why We Travel

Connectivity: For most of my life, I’ve drifted along in the sway of time with a passivity which has permitted the current to carry me in what I’ve mostly presumed to be the “right” direction. Growing up, there wasn’t an exact something or somebody that I wanted to be – but to be good, and…

Cruising Colombian’s Caribbean Coast

On our most recent trip to Colombia we had the opportunity to explore outside of Armenia, Jessie’s home town, to the remote island of San Andres and to the very alive city of Cartagena, or Cartagena de Indias. In this post we’ll look at our adventure through Cartagena, a city located in northern Colombia on…

Our First Anniversary in Cancun!

Our celebratory vacation in Cancun was one of the most memorable experiences we’ve shared filled with romance and joy! Warm crystal clear water and fluffy white sand is what you can expect at this beautiful destination…and if you visit in the months of July to October you might get lucky to witness a sea turtle…

Yosemite National Park was our first destination in October 2015 and still holds a lot of sentimental value for us… We go back as often as we can. This photo was taken at the top of Vernal Fall. I recall my hesitation as Jessie insisted we climb the slippery stone steps that were tucked tightly…

This is where our story began in 2015. Living by the beach never gets old, but as our lives have become busier since we first met we find less time devoted to these gorgeous ocean sunsets. As we aspire to #LookUP from our phones and devices, we realize our awe of life is greater than…