Gift Guide for the Travel Lover

I have always been a fan of traveling, so naturally, I also enjoy giving and receiving travel themed gifts. If you know someone who isn’t that into traveling, feel free to check out some other birthday ideas here. Along with the list below, UncommonGoods also has much more to offer including some really interesting gifts… Continue reading Gift Guide for the Travel Lover

Exploring the Badlands

Our original plan was to camp in Badlands National Park. We highly underestimated the amount of awesome things we would see on the way, so we ended up only spending the day there. If you are ever in the area and want to camp, there are campground where you can pay a small fee but… Continue reading Exploring the Badlands

St. Louis and Sioux Falls

During our recent road trip, St. Louis was the first major stop. I did not know much about the city, so my main objective was to see the Gateway Arch. We found parking for $1 per hour, and since we had a lot of ground to cover and would not be staying long, this was… Continue reading St. Louis and Sioux Falls

Snapchat Takeover – University of Tennessee

On Monday, July 17th I will be taking over the University of Tennessee’s Snapchat for the day! We will spend the day going around San Francisco. Please feel free to follow along! Their Snapchat handle is utknoxville   I will also be updating regularly via Twitter and Instagram. -Haley

Upcoming Road Trip Across the US

Hey everyone! We are taking a road trip from here in Knoxville, TN to San Francisco, CA (and many places in between) beginning on Tuesday evening, July 11th.   I will also be updating my Instagram, Twitter and Facebook regularly during the trip: https://www.instagram.com/voyagesofmine/  https://www.facebook.com/voyagesofmine Tweets by voyagesofmine   After our return, I will of… Continue reading Upcoming Road Trip Across the US

New York: Day 4 and the Drive Back

On our last full day in New York, we finally took the subway for the first time! I had never been on a subway, so I was not totally sure how it worked. We walked down the stairs and there was a kiosk with instructions. Easy enough, right? Well while we were trying to figure… Continue reading New York: Day 4 and the Drive Back

New York: Day 3

Our third day in New York was probably one of the most busy and one of the most fun. Firstly, we woke up to snow! This was the first decent snow of the season. Being from Tennessee, we have been experiencing snow less and less over the past few years. This was definitely a treat.… Continue reading New York: Day 3

New York: Day 2

On our second day in New York, we ventured to the American Museum of Natural History.  I had always wanted to go there, so I was excited! Something you may or may not know, you can pay whatever you want to get into the museum. If you pay at a kiosk, you will be charged… Continue reading New York: Day 2

New York: Day 1

This previous December, myself, my husband and two of our friends drove from Tennessee to New York. Since you don’t really need a car in New York, we could have just flown. We like road trips though, and since we had the time, we decided to drive. We left that morning and decided that we… Continue reading New York: Day 1

My Experiences with Airbnb: Why it’s my Preference

The first time that I stayed in an Airbnb was in Port Dalhousie, Ontario. My husband, my friend and I were visiting one of our friends in Canada. My first Airbnb – Port Dalhousie, Ontario The whole process was simple and straightforward. It was in a great location, in a nice neighborhood. We had the… Continue reading My Experiences with Airbnb: Why it’s my Preference