For those of you that haven’t heard of the Greek island of Kefalonia, it is the largest of the Ionian Islands and offers visitors pristine beaches without the crowds that you would expect when visiting a Greek island. It’s also located in the heart of an earthquake zone, where dozens of tremors occur each year. However,… Read More


The Gili’s, better known as a three island paradise, are located just off the coast of Lombok and a few hour boat ride from Bali. They are a popular destination for tourists looking to experience white sand beaches, crystal clear turquoise water and a surplus of marine life. The Gili’s are made up of three islands:… Read More


Rice Fields Ubud Bali

Of all the places we have traveled to, Ubud, Bali is one of our favorite destinations. It’s also the place we spent the most time while traveling and got to know the best. While teaching English, Ubud became our home away from home. It is a cultural center and great place to get a feel for… Read More


When we day dream about Paris two scenarios come to mind. The first, and most obvious,  being a picnic lunch by the Eiffel Tower. The second is going for a stroll by the Arc de Triomphe. Both structures are symbols of this incredible city, so when we had the opportunity to stay just 100 meters from the Arc… Read More


Hotel Da Vinci Paris

In 1911 one of the worlds most famous paintings, the Mona Lisa, was stolen from the Louvre. Now why would we be telling you this to start off a hotel review article? Well it just so happens that the thief, Vincenzo Peruggia, brought the Mona Lisa to the building that now houses the Hotel Da Vinci. That’s right,… Read More