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Save Money Entering Historic Attractions in the UK

Save Money Entering Historic Attractions in the UK

You likely know the United Kindom has an abundance of historical buildings including famous houses, gardens, castles, and living museums.  If you are visiting for several weeks and want to see more than a couple of these, then you should be familiar with two membership programs available through The National Trust and English Heritage.  Read more ....

Ten Weeks in England - What Worked and What Didn't!

Ten Weeks in England - What Worked and What Didn't!

I guess if I had to summarize in one word our first extended trip as a family unit, I’d have to say “challenging.”  I’d never imagined using this word when my travel book, ‘A Life Redesigned,’ was published but I guess that’s one of the thrills of being on the road – you often find yourself well outside your comfort zone. And, it’s not like we were traveling in a far and exotic land - we had just spent ten weeks in England - a country I was born in and lived in for nearly thirty-five years. Read more....

A 10-Minute Guide to Getting Started With Housesitting - Part 2

A 10-Minute Guide to Getting Started With Housesitting - Part 2

You’re a nomad, and you’re looking for a way to defray your housing expenses? Have you considered housesitting? You can find free places to stay all over the world in exchange for taking care of a home, and often some pets. Nicole Gustas covers more housesitting tips in the second of this two-part article.

A 10-Minute Guide to Getting Started With Housesitting - Part 1

A 10-Minute Guide to Getting Started With Housesitting - Part 1

You’re a nomad, and you’re looking for a way to defray your housing expenses? Have you considered housesitting? You can find free places to stay all over the world in exchange for taking care of a home, and often some pets.  Nicole Gustas describes getting started with housesitting in this two-part article.

Toddlers & Teardropin'

Toddlers & Teardropin'

Over three years our family has ventured all over Southern California with our Teardrop camper and our daughter Xaria. Teardropping with a young child is easier than you think.  This article presents a few tips that might help.

Straightforward Digital Security Tips While Traveling

Straightforward Digital Security Tips While Traveling

Most of us love to have one or more of our smart devices (phones, tablets, and laptops) with us when traveling.  Maintaining adequate physical and digital security of these devices, the services we access, and the data stored on them is important to us all.  This article presents a number of easy to implement strategies that will help you keep your devices and your data secure while on the road.