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California Route 66 Unusual

Amboy California Ghost Town

On our Route 66 road trip to the west coast, we found our way to a curious little town called Amboy. First settled in 1858 and established in 1883, Amboy has a long history nestled between the towns of Barstow and Needles. Hang...

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Italy

Rome, Italy

Rome is the capital of Italy with 2.8 million residents. Roman mythology dates Rome to roughly 753 BCE, but inhabitants have been in the area much earlier, making it the 23rd oldest occupied site in Europe. Rome was the capital...

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Stuff We Love: September 2017

This Travel Gear Microfiber Travel Towels Usually I run away from anything that says microfiber, because I can’t stand that feeling of the fabric catching on my fingers. However, we needed travel towels on our last trip and...

France

Is it Worth it to Visit Paris in February?

When I was planning one of our trips to Europe, I found myself googling terms: “What is Paris like in February?” “How cold is Paris in February?” “is Paris miserable in February?” Even though I found some TripAdvisor forums...

Italy

The Ferry from Naples to Ischia

Want to see a neat island in Italy, without battling the tourists? We suggest Ischia! It’s a super adorable island that doesn’t see quite as many visitors as nearby Capri. It’s also really easy to get to if you’re already in...