by Mark & Kristen Morgan
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Travel planning is often the most difficult aspect of a trip. We’re here to make your life just that little bit easier!

Whether it’s budgeting, booking transport, searching for hotels or even deciding on a route through a country – we’ve been through the same process many times ourselves and have learned a thing or two along the way.

Our transport and logistics, travel tips and finance guides will help you streamline your planning process.

We offer guidance on the best deals and money saving travel tips, the most efficient places to book flights, trains and buses, how to get from A to B in a country and much more.

 If you need any specialized help with planning an aspect of your next trip, get in touch with us and we will do what we can to get you in travel shape!

FEATURED GUIDE

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Plan Your Next Trip In 15 Easy Steps

This easy to follow ultimate travel planning guide breaks down planning your trip into 15 easy to follow steps. From the moment you decide you want to travel to stepping foot out of the door, this stress-free guide is planning like an expert.

TRAVEL LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT

Mark standing on a wall looking across a stunning bay driving motorbike from hue to hot an over hai van pass Vietnam bucket list adventure
As we have traveled around the world, we have moved on to countless new cities and countries. While there have been many incredible experiences, there are some days we will…
2 day 1 night cruise hanoi to Halong Bay Alisa cruise ship in the bay
Halong Bay is one of Vietnam's most popular destinations on the heavily beaten tourist path. Who doesn't want to see a unique UNESCO world heritage site on an overnight cruise?!…
Blue bicycle leaning against yellow wall in Hoi An Vietnam How to get from da nang to Hoi An
Hoi An is one of Vietnam's most enchanting cities. Holiday makers from all over the world flock to Vietnam to soak up Hoi An's charming mustard yellow ancient town each…
Sapa Express sleeper bus in Vietnam
Is it safe and efficient to travel by sleeper bus in Vietnam? What are your alternatives? In this post, we are going to break it all down for you because…

FINANCES & TRAVEL BUDGETS

Batman emblem in light at Warner Bros studio tour Hollywood review
Touring a TV and movie studio simply has to be on your travel itinerary when visiting Los Angeles for the first time. But which of the four major studios should…
Alcatraz Tour San Francisco Is it Worth It Money and Time? Most notorious inmates of the prison
Alcatraz Island has a story so intriguing it draws in over 1.5 million visitors each year. But is the Alcatraz Tour worth your valuable time and money? In short, the…
America the beautiful national park pass is it worth the money?
Is the 'America the Beautiful Annual National Parks Pass' worth buying? This is the question we asked ourselves before setting off on an epic 3 month US road trip -…
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This ultimate how to plan a trip guide is going to take you from daydream to travel reality in 15 easy to follow steps. Adventure is calling! But where should…
1 month in vietnam travel expenses budget report how much does vietnam cost to travel
Are you planning to spend a month traveling Vietnam but don't know how much to budget for your trip? Maybe you have a rough idea about an average daily expense?…
Halong Bay limestone rocks and turquoise sea
With dozens of cruise operators in Halong Bay, how do you choose the best one?! For many visitors, budget is the key ingredient to this recipe. Rosa Boutique Cruise offer…
inside Phong Nha dark cave looking back out with boardwalk
Dark Cave is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park. This National Park is famous for colossal caves and subterranean rivers that can…

TRAVEL TIPS

Mark and Kristen where are those morgans wearing masks on the whiteface mountain gondola in lake placid NY travel during coronavirus requirement
Are you planning a trip at the end of 2020 or beginning of 2021 and wondering what it's like to travel during coronavirus? Depending on the success of trial vaccines…
Beautiful Horseshoe Bend rock formation as Colorado River curves through the canyon below with reflective water surface Arizona sunset hike and photography
Horseshoe Bend is an extraordinarily striking 270 degree U-shaped meander in the mighty Colorado River, close to the small town of Page, Arizona.  When forging a path through super-strong Navajo…
Batman emblem in light at Warner Bros studio tour Hollywood review
Touring a TV and movie studio simply has to be on your travel itinerary when visiting Los Angeles for the first time. But which of the four major studios should…
Alcatraz Tour San Francisco Is it Worth It Money and Time? Most notorious inmates of the prison
Alcatraz Island has a story so intriguing it draws in over 1.5 million visitors each year. But is the Alcatraz Tour worth your valuable time and money? In short, the…
Mark with arms stretched out at summit of angels landing Zion national park Utah hiking tips for beginners
The beauty of being surrounded by nature is only bettered by the fact hikes can be enjoyed by people of all ages and fitness levels. Are you new to hiking?…
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This ultimate how to plan a trip guide is going to take you from daydream to travel reality in 15 easy to follow steps. Adventure is calling! But where should…
1 month in vietnam travel expenses budget report how much does vietnam cost to travel
Are you planning to spend a month traveling Vietnam but don't know how much to budget for your trip? Maybe you have a rough idea about an average daily expense?…
Bich Dong Pagoda in Tam Coc is one of 30 things to know about Vietnam
This list of the 30 most important things you need to know about Northern and Central Vietnam will prepare you for you Vietnam adventure. Our authentic tips and advice are…
2 days in hanoi is enough with Crazy roads motorbikes driving all over
Let's get straight to the point, you only need to spend 2 days in Hanoi. We wished we'd known that before we booked 5 whole days in Vietnam's capital city.…
Emerald green Sapa valley waterlogged terraces trekking vietnam
Trekking through golden yellow or emerald green rice paddy terraces surrounded by beautiful valleys as far as the eye can see in Sapa, Vietnam sounds pretty damn incredible, right? This…
Halong Bay limestone rocks and turquoise sea
With dozens of cruise operators in Halong Bay, how do you choose the best one?! For many visitors, budget is the key ingredient to this recipe. Rosa Boutique Cruise offer…
Abandoned water park hue Colorful water slides reflecting in pool below
The historic city of Hue in Vietnam has the perfect 'unofficial must see' backpacker hotspot, in the form of a creepy post apocalyptic abandoned water park. Do you feel like…
Sapa Express sleeper bus in Vietnam
Is it safe and efficient to travel by sleeper bus in Vietnam? What are your alternatives? In this post, we are going to break it all down for you because…
one of three szechenyi baths outdoor pools crowded
You are about to enter a stunning Neo Baroque building complex containing 15 mineral rich indoor pools and 3 steaming grand outdoor thermal pools in the Hungarian capital of Budapest:…
Szimpla Kert sign at entrance Ruin Bar
Captivating, Wild, Artistic and Trippy are just the beginnings of all the descriptive words that come to mind when we think of Szimpla Kert: Budapest's pioneering flagship ruin bar. It is…
Three deer sitting together on a hill in Nara deer park
If you’re wondering how it is possible to be bitten by a deer, you’ve come to the right place. I mean seriously, how many people do you know that have…