• 9 Epic USA Road Trips

9 Epic USA Road Trips

    1.  Colorado to Los Angeles Road Trip Driving from Colorado to California opened my eyes to how beautiful America is. On this journey, I got to see the Rocky Mountains, Arizona deserts, the four corners, the Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Laguna Beach, the Hollywood sign and countless breathtaking landscapes.  ~ Cass (lovinglifewithcass.com) Read......
  • Olympic National Park Road Trip: 3 Days 373 Miles

Olympic National Park Road Trip

~Carmen If you have been reading the blog, you know that we have been chronicling our epic road trip around the Olympic National Park in Washington State.  If you want to see a variety of biomes and landforms, this road trip is for you!  From rainforests to mountain ridges, this national park road trip has......
  • Olympic National Park: Hoh Rain Forest

Olympic National Park Road Trip: Hoh Rain Forest

~ Carmen This would be the last “touring day” of our road trip and the most relaxed!  We had started our trip on the eastern and driest side of the Olympic National Forest and would end it in the one of the wettest areas in the United States! This is how we broke up our......
  • Olympic National Park Road Trip: Wild Coastline

Olympic National Park Road Trip: Wild Coastline

~ Carmen It’s hard to see all that Washington’s Olympic National Park has to offer.  We only had four full days, three for driving around the park and one to make it back to Joe’s family’s house.  Our first day was full of seeing snow covered mountain tops and the deep blue Crescent Lake (see Hurricane......
  • Olympic National Park Road Trip: Hurricane Ridge

Olympic National Park Road Trip: Hurricane Ridge

~ Carmen About this time each year, we start planning our summer vacations.  Since Joe’s family lives in Washington state, we frequently make our way there.  It gives us not only a chance to see family, but Washington is one of the most beautiful places you could ever hope to visit.  From the Seattle Harbor......
  • 3 Days in Atlanta

3 Days in Atlanta

~ Carmen If you have been reading the blog, you know that we recently went on a last minute road trip to Atlanta, Georgia.   For efficiency in touring, we tried to see attractions in the same area of Atlanta on the same day.  In this post I will give you an overall summary of......
  • 24 Hours in Atlanta- Eastside

24 Hours in Atlanta- Eastside

~ Carmen After two full days touring all of the big attractions in Atlanta, you’d think we’d have had enough.  You would be right.  We were tired!  But we still had a day left and a few more spots we wanted to see. Here’s how we broke up our three days in Atlanta: Day 1:......
  • 24 Hours in Atlanta- Centennial Park

24 Hours in Atlanta- Centennial Park

~ Carmen Sometimes a “Plan B” works out for the best.  We recently had to change our weekend road trip plans.  We had originally scheduled a road trip to St. Louis for Martin Luther King holiday weekend.  An ice storm stretching from Kansas to Missouri threw that plan out the window.  Atlanta is only 5......
  • Versatile Blogger Award

Versatile Blogger Award

~Carmen & Joe Yay!  Another chance to tell you guys more about us (read Liebster Award for more random facts).  First of all we’d like to thank Sarah at Wayfaring Sarah for our nomination.  Check out her blog!  She suffers from chronic illness, but that doesn’t stop her from traveling the globe.  She writes all about travel, health, and......
  • 24 Hours in Atlanta- Northeast

24 Hours in Atlanta- Northeast

~ Carmen When traveling, it is important to stay flexible.  Joe and I recently planned a weekend road trip to St. Louis.  As the weekend approached, the forecast for an impending ice storm became more and more confirmed.  Joe, the ever present optimist, remained confident.  Me, not so much.  The morning of our trip, the......