2017 — the perfect year for Beatles fans to visit Liverpool

Let me take you down… Liverpool is the holy grail for Beatles fans far and wide. Many make the pilgrimage to see where John, Paul, George, and Ringo grew up and got some of their inspiration for their music. 2017 seems an especially great time to pay a visit to Liverpool. This year is the … More 2017 — the perfect year for Beatles fans to visit Liverpool

Liverpool’s Maritime Mercantile City transports visitors to another world

As soon as I stepped foot into Liverpool’s Maritime Mercantile City, I was mesmerized. Rhythmically, the waves lapped against the anchored boats. Sea gulls cawed as I walked around what used to be a bustling dock. Encompassing Albert Dock, the old brick warehouses have been transformed into apartments, hotels, museums, restaurants, and bars. The whipping … More Liverpool’s Maritime Mercantile City transports visitors to another world

Six ponderings after two months in the United Kingdom

I’ve spent two wonderful months in the United Kingdom, visiting massive, lively cities from London to Manchester, smaller cities like Leeds and Bristol, and quaint villages and towns such as Avebury and Ambleside. As my fourth trip to this country, I’ve only learned more and more about British life. So in honor of my final … More Six ponderings after two months in the United Kingdom

Five reasons it’s a great time for Americans to travel abroad

It seems no matter what part of the world you’re in, the United States and its politics are splattered all over the news. It’s hard to escape it. Whichever side of the spectrum you’re on, there’s no denying that President Donald Trump is dominating the news cycle and passions are running high. Between constant bickering about politics on … More Five reasons it’s a great time for Americans to travel abroad

Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK

Located in northwest England, Manchester is a lively, urban city with booming food, music, and nightlife scenes. Museums, sports, theaters, and shopping districts are just a few ways to indulge in all this city has to offer. I recently spent a weekend in Manchester, and here’s what I couldn’t imagine missing out on. Northern Quarter. Northern … More Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK

Guest Posts: Four gals share how they made friends with strangers while traveling

Couldn’t we all use some fun, uplifting stories to read? Here’s four gals sharing how they made fast friends with strangers while traveling the world, one even found her Prince Charming. Safia from Nomad Junkies Solo traveling is how I normally roll. I find it easier to meet people, as well as I’m more approachable … More Guest Posts: Four gals share how they made friends with strangers while traveling