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Best Route 66 Diners- The Best Eats on the Main Street of America

When we first took on a month-long house-sit in Phoenix, Arizona we were completely up in the air about where to go when it ended. We had our car, so were looking for inspiration for a road trip… At some point along the line I realized that Route 66 was only a couple hours north of Phoenix, in Flagstaff, Arizona. So an idea started brewing… Why not use Route 66 as a loose basis for…

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A Road Trip Checklist: The Essential Road Trip Packing List for a Budget Traveler

Packing for any kind of trip can be daunting. Figuring out what you’ll need, and what you’ll wish you left behind can be a headache-inducing event. From clothes to toys, tech gear to phone apps this post will give you a road trip packing list to make sure you have the essentials for your next budget road trip! This post contains affiliate links that, when clicked, may generate a small commission for us. This affects…

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Budget Road Trip Tips- Plan an Unforgettable Road Trip on a Budget

We’ve spent 6 months road tripping around the US and Canada, on a very tight budget. During that time we’ve learned a lot about planning a road trip on a budget so I’ve put together this list of budget road trip tips to help you plan your next adventure! Budget Road Trip Tips- Plan an Unforgettable Road Trip on a Budget This post contains affiliate links that, when clicked, may generate a small commission for…

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30 Days In: What We’ve Learned So Far

Hard to believe, but we’ve been on the road a whole month already! From a little city on Lake Huron to an oceanfront view in Myrtle Beach, we’ve had quite the adventure so far, and we’re not even halfway through yet! We’ve toured factories and a warship, relaxed on ocean beaches, walked insane distances, ate some delicious foods, and created SO many awesome memories! Here’s a few things we’ve done and learned so far… States…

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Roadtrip Day 3: Times Square, NYC

  Heading into day 3 of walking NYC and I’m thankful I brought 2 pairs of sandals! My feet are pretty achy, and I’ve been substituting each day so I don’t get blisters. Had to use a bit  of ducttape to protect a couple spots though! Europan Bakery It’s crazy how much those subway tunnels can turn you around! I always feel disoriented when we get back on the street. It always takes a couple…

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The First Day of the Rest of Our Lives

You know that saying… ‘Today is the first day of the rest of your life’… That’s exactly how I feel today. Sure, we technically started out travel life 2.5 months ago. Buy we’ve enjoyed a pretty low-key summer with our family, in a town we know pretty well. Today the adventure truly begins. We’re off to New York City!!! A place that I’ve been dreaming about visiting for years! We’re getting a late start, and…