Driving with a Dog, How to Do it Right and Ensure Their Safety

Driving with a dog is something we all should be mindful of. We use our cars a lot, whether it be for the commute to work, the dropping off and collection of our children or the supermarket shop, whatever the reason, we are in our cars daily and sometimes several times each day.…

This Spring, Explore the Most Magical Gardens in the US

Exploring magical gardens is an adventure which changes every year. No matter how many times you visit a lush garden, it always has something new to offer when spring comes along. Whether you’re visiting a garden for alone time, with a friend to catch up, or just diving into your favorite book, gardens…

Everything You Need to Know About Visiting Dublin for the First Time

If you’re planning on visiting Dublin, then kudos to you. This might be the best trip of your life. Dublin is one of my favorite cities in the world, and that’s saying a lot. Maybe it’s the Guinness, St. Patricks’ Day, pubs? Literary legends like W.B. Yeats, Jonathan Swift? Or maybe it’s the folklore…

Urban Legends and Ancient Myths of Romania

We’ve all heard of Dracula but do you know any of the other fascinating legends and myths of Romania? Richly marked with medieval castles, cities, and ruins, Transylvania is home to the real Count Dracula, portrayed in fiction by Bram Stoker as a vampire. This particular myth has been milked by Hollywood to…

Starlink: Battle for Atlas Nintendo Switch Tween Review

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product.   This is a Starlink: Battle for Atlas review. You can find this game and other great deals at Best Buy right now! The holidays are in full swing, and that means scoring cool toys for…

The Ultimate Camping Gear Gift Guide for the Outdoor Enthusiast

This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you. The small commissions made from these affiliate sales help pay the expense of running this site so I can make cool content for you.   What to bring camping? Well, there are two kinds of campers in the world. The ones who haul…

Incredible Gothic Castles in the UK You Need to Visit

Entangled in bloodthirsty battles, princes, princesses, ghosts, and magic, the castles that can be found all over Europe seem to each have their own barely-believable fairy tales. If you’re planning a trip to the UK and want to see some of these enchanting buildings for yourself, here’s a list of seven Gothic Castles in the…

5 Fascinating Places to Explore Ancient Egyptian Mythology

For over 30 centuries ancient Egyptian Mythology was the cornerstone of the civilization’s belief structures. Egyptian gods went in and out of fashion, either gaining or losing importance as the years went on. Their form was normally an animal head on a human body and most symbolized one aspect of the world. Ra…

Six Must-See Game of Thrones Filming Locations in Iceland #GameofThrones

This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you. If you’re a fan of the famous television adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s Song of Ice and Fire, then there’s no doubt you’ll want to add the Game of Thrones filming locations in Iceland to your bucket list. Iceland is actually called the land of fire and…

Geeking Out at the Legoland Beach Retreat at Legoland Florida

There are few places that give me the super fangirl feels. The Legoland Beach Retreat is definitely one of them. I’m a big fan of Lego, and wouldn’t you know, my son is too. So when we were invited to Legoland Florida to check out their Beach Retreat we were pretty excited. There’s…

Exploring the Legacy of Thor in Norway – In the Footsteps of Vikings

When looking for Thor in Norway, it’s important to remember that the legends of Norse Gods were shared orally for many years before being transcribed. It was the Vikings who carved these stories into wood and stone and forged talismans of Thor’s hammer into metal. And while time has taken the Viking people…

Geek Out Hard -My Marvel Avengers STATION Las Vegas Review

This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you. This is my personal Marvel Avengers STATION Las Vegas review. I was given passes to have the experience, but this in no way shaped my opinions in this post.   No one appreciates a good fandom experience quite like an uber geek. Are…

The Spomeniks of Yugoslavia Will Make Transformers Seem True

Have you ever heard of the ‘Spomeniks of Yugoslavia’? Hidden across the war-torn landscape of the dismantled Yugoslav states, formerly called the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRY), I’ve found hundreds of overgrown and forgotten relics scattered everywhere. What were once space-age triumphs, more appropriate on the set of Transformers rather than lamenting…

Abandoned Theme Parks in Japan That Will Give You the Creeps

  Being the home of anime, kawaii stuff, and a wide range of children’s attractions, Japan is a popular travel destination for families with kids. But while there are many amusement parks in Japan that promise exciting rides and endless family fun, there are a few that are certainly not for kids. Hidden…

Totally Awesome and Magical Things to do in Dusseldorf Germany

Düsseldorf is a perfect city-break destination. Offering everything a traveler looks for in a city like shopping, dining, parks, culture, nightlife and unique experiences. This summer I had the opportunity thanks to the nice folks at Tourism Düsseldorf, to explore everything this hidden city has to offer. From castles to dancing fairy tale…

20 Totally Killer and Uber Romantic Date Ideas in Atlanta, Georgia

This post was sponsored by Groupon as well as the Atlanta Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. It in no way shaped my opinion. These are places I have enjoyed and I know you will too. Looking for date ideas in Atlanta? First, let me congratulate you! You made it to a date night which…

Gods of Egypt – Travel Guide of the Egyptian Deities

If you love a good fantasy quest movie, with a bit of ‘The Mummy’-style caper thrown in, you’ll love this one. Gods of Egypt follows the search of a young thief for his lover, who has been captured by Set, the Egyptian god of darkness. Luckily Bek, played by Brenton Thwaites, finds an…

The Three Wishes Faerie Festival in Cornwall England

The first thing I heard on arrival at the Three Wishes Faerie Festival in Cornwall, England, was: “Hi, do you need some help setting up your tent?” Which is exactly what a mother with two seven-year-olds to look after by herself wants to hear at ten o’clock at night after a long drive.…

Disney Brave: Landscape and Legends of the Scotland

The feisty, redheaded princess from the hit movie from Disney Brave has joined Once Upon a Time during the fifth season, played by Amy Manson. But unlike other characters in the show, Merida is not a well-recognized princess, and Disney Brave is not a retelling of a classic fairy tale. Instead, it is a mixture of folklore…

Walker Stalker Chicago Celebrity Interview Roundup

Last week I attended Walker Stalker Chicago. I had a killer time, in fact, I think it’s the most stress-free con I’ve ever been to. Mad props to the organizers of this event, people are definitely keeping people happy. What made this seriously epic was hitting the con with my bestie Shelley. We…

Stay Where the Vampire Diaries was Filmed – The Twelve Oaks Mansion

Now you can stay where the Vampire Diaries was filmed! I heard about The Twelve Oaks Bed & Breakfast in passing conversation. Two things struck me; that it was where the Vampire Diaries Executive Producer Julie Plec stays, and it’s also a film location for scenes from the show. Still, there was something about…

How to Plan a Vacation

For tired, overworked men and women, it isn’t Thanksgiving, Christmas, or birthdays they most look forward to each year. Instead, it is vacation time they eagerly anticipate. Vacation provides a chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy yourself to the fullest, participating in the adventures that…

Home Safety Tips: Keeping Your Home Secure from Accidents 

There are so many advantages to a home security system that goes well beyond keeping out the burglars. When you invest in different types of home surveillance, you also have the benefit of tracking different rooms of your house when you are away or busy. Here are some home safety tips everyone should…

Where to Leave Your Car When Traveling, Disneyland Parking

Planning a trip to California and Disneyland is always an exciting time. There’s so much to look forward to, whether it’s the rides, the food, or the wonderful hotels. Keep reading for some great advice on what to do with your car when traveling to Disneyland and for Disneyland parking options.    Disneyland…

Explore Shopping With The Best & Cheapest Parking at LAX Airport

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the name, Los Angeles? Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Luxury mansions, Disneyland Park, etc. are some of the things that you can easily recollect on top of your mind. However, the city of Los Angeles is much more than these things i.e.…

5 Ways to Survive Plane Delay Frustration

While this site is all about the huge benefits and enjoyment that travel can bring, one issue we rarely touch upon is what can happen when things go wrong. Many people are fortunate to have entirely trouble-free vacations, but sadly for others, problems can and do happen during their trips. You don’t want…

7 Enchanting Features of Boutique Hotels

Are you looking for a hotel that is out of the ordinary? Are you asking yourself “what are boutique hotels?” Here are 7 charming features boutique hotels should always have and why you’ll love them.   What are boutique hotels   When you’re planning a trip, one of the first things you’ll need…

How to Make Your RV Feel Like Home, 6 Tips To Try

A trip around the country in your RV can be an exciting adventure or the worst struggle of your life – it all depends on how well you plan it and prepare for it. So if you are planning to hit the road, you certainly want to learn more about doing it properly.…

Looking at Native Cultures in the USA

Rainforests are full of life. Apart from the many animal and plant species, you expect in the rainforests, some people call the forests their homes. The indigenous people or the native cultures in the USA and around the world have lived in the forests for thousands of years. Data from early European explorers…

How to Get Around in Iceland, A Guide For Transportation

Iceland is the perfect destination for anyone looking to spend time exploring natural phenomena. The island is covered in unique sites and experiences leaving anyone exposed to its wonders with memories for a lifetime. So, how to get around Iceland making sure you embrace everything about this magical island?    How to Get…

Effective Ways To Ensure Secure Car Shipping

Change is an essential aspect of a human’s life. Every year many people have to shift their home from one place to another due to various factors like job transfers, studies of their children, etc. Moving sounds easy but executing it is not only tiring but also expensive. Your motive while shifting the…