One of my favorite spots in Kentucky is the little college town of Berea. Besides having this amazing history, seriously check out the Wikipedia page, it also is home to wonderful little shops and boutique shops. Z. and I stopped by on our way home from our little weekend getaway, and it reminded me how… Continue reading Berea, Kentucky
13 months of an accelerated nursing program down, Z. and I needed a weekend away together to recharge. Some place new, exciting, romantic… and cheap. A year of me working a barely minimum wage has left our travel fund a little bare. However, there was something that had been on Z and my couple bucket… Continue reading Cumberland Fall and Moonbow!
GUYS!!! We booked it (and paid for it!)…. if you aren’t sure about what I am talking about, it was one of my 2017 goals. Z. and I are going to be in Germany for the Christmas markets. We booked another tour from Gate1 because we were so pleased with how they handled Thailand. Now,… Continue reading Vacation 2017 is Booked
I am FINALLY getting around to talking about the second set of Mayan ruins that Z. and I went to on our cruise. If you guys get a chance to go here, you must. Seriously, it was so much fun. The ruins are incredibly, a good mix of impressive buildings but low enough tourist numbers… Continue reading Lamanai, Belize
Z. and I are back from our cruise and trying to settle back into daily life. Trying very begrudgingly, let me assure you. This girl was not ready to come back to “real” life and have been anxiously trying to get Z. to try to book another vacation. I really do work to travel. This… Continue reading mayan ruins in Mexico
One of the stops on our cruise is Cozumel, Mexico, and I cannot wait to go back. The last time I was here, I was traveling with two of my girlfriends and we took an excursion to Tulum to see the ruins there. At first we were a little unsure about picking this excursion since… Continue reading Visiting Tulum, Mexico
Bluegrass and Pearls is a big fan of cruises and I thought it would be fun to talk a little bit about why we are big fans of cruising. Before my first cruise the idea of going on a cruise was crazy to me. It wasn’t “real” travel, it was a boat full of old… Continue reading Four Reasons to Take a Cruise