Travel (mis)adventure: International Layover Edition

Travel (mis)adventure: International Layover Edition

This is the 2nd installment in a series I’ve called: Travel (mis)Adventure.  I’m not a fan of layovers. This is a blog about direct flights, after all. In case you are like, “Hey Claire, stop being so uptight!  Once, I saved $300 and it only took 36 hours to get to...
Why Don’t You Travel Anymore?

Why Don’t You Travel Anymore?

Remember when you drove through Baja California and slept on the beach on the Sea of Cortez? What about when you showed up in Amsterdam on New Year’s Eve without having booked somewhere to stay? And the time in Australia when you couldn’t find the campground so you...
5 Reasons Why It Pays To Fly Direct

5 Reasons Why It Pays To Fly Direct

Once upon a time, I planned travel based on two factors: 1) the destination was approximately where I wanted to go, and 2) rock bottom price. Generally, a cheap price means you are sacrificing something – most likely, efficiency, otherwise known as: The Layover....