3 Secret Code Words You Need to Know Before Renting a House in Europe

Thinking about renting a house in Europe but donโ€™t know where to begin? Tired of looking around on Google and only finding rental houses that cost anywhere from $900 – $4,000 per week? Me too, but while doing my own online searching I found that thereโ€™s a few key words and phrases you need to […]

Journey Jabber 004: How to Start Budgeting for Travel with Matt Kepnes

In this episode of Journey Jabber, I interview Matt Kepnes of NomadicMatt.com. Matt’s been on the road for the better part of six years, and has done a great job of living a life that most of us think only exist in the minds of Hollywood screenwriters. He’s been all over the world, from taking […]

Journey Jabber 002: Using House Sitting to Stretch Your Travel Budget

In this episode of Journey Jabber, I got to interview one of my favorite travel bloggers and all-around great guy, Pete Heck. Pete and his wife Dalene run hecktictravels.com and specialize in adventurous couple travel, and have been traveling full-time quite a while – since before anyone even cared about Instagram or Pinterest, if you […]

3 Good Reasons Milwaukee Needs a Hostel

Residents of Milwaukee’s Walker’s Point neighborhood seem to be pushing back against the possibility of having the cities first hostel next door. According to this article on onmilwaukee.com, two neighbors in particular have filed letters of opposition, and the two ladies trying to create the hostel think it’s because of the “negative stereotypes” hostels are […]