I Want to Travel the World: 50 Memories in 50 Countries

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I want to Travel the World

We just crossed the border from South Africa over to Namibia. I am over the moon with excitement for what this trip through the Namibian desert will bring. However, it is also a milestone for me because I have now set foot in and traveled through 50 countries! I know that numbers don’t matter and many travelers choose not to “count countries”, but I have always found that setting a goal pushes me to travel the world. Long ago, I told myself I would see the world. Having traveled to 50 countries I have now been in more than 25% of the … Read More

The Day I Became a Nazi Fascist, and How My Hair Bore The Blame

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The Day I Became a Nazi

There are three things I don’t look forward to when traveling – laundry, redeye flights, and haircuts. Thankfully the last one only needs to happen about every three to four months for me. However, when I am traveling I usually double that and push it to eight. I’ve gotten my hair cut once while abroad at a salon in Italy, and it was fantastic. The stylist and I couldn’t understand each other, but I brought her a photo of what I wanted and she went to work. She chopped eight inches of my hair, and I can honestly say it … Read More

We Traveled the World for a Year with a GoPro: Here’s What Happened

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Our Best GoPro Travel Shots From One Year Around The World

So, it’s officially been 12 months since we quit our jobs, left our NYC apartment, and packed up for a life on the road to travel the world for a year. We had so much positive feedback detailing our first six months of travel (told by a GoPro,) that we decided to update everyone on our next six months. If you missed it, feel free to catch up and check out our GoPro travel story from Latvia to Serbia. We pick back up here in Serbia and finish the year at the tip of Africa. Needless to say, it’s been a … Read More

Balkans Travel Itinerary: The Best Eastern European Cities to Visit

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10 Amazing Cities for Balkan Travel

On our last European tour, we spent almost half of our time on a trip through the Balkan region, which is home to some of the best Eastern European cities. From Albania to Romania, every country and location has something unique to offer. The Balkans are slightly less traveled than Western Europe, they are more affordable, and are filled with friendly locals. It all adds up to make one of our favorite regions to travel through in Europe. It’s hard to pick favorites, but here are our top cities for the best Balkans travel itinerary, in no particular order. Not sure what or where the … Read More

15 Balkan Travel Tips You Should Know Before You Go

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Balkan Travel tips

The Balkans are a terrific place to travel. One of our favorite regions we’ve been in Europe. However, before you travel the Balkan region there are some tips you should know. When it comes to Balkan travel tips we should clarify what we mean by “Balkans”. Where exactly is the Balkan Region? And what exactly is it? The easy answer would be the geographical definition of the Balkans, which is the region encompassing the Balkan mountains. This can include Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Turkey, Croatia, and Albania. However, the Balkan Region is viewed much more as a cultural region. Therefore, we … Read More

Travel Scams Around the Globe

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Travel Scams Around the Globe

Scams seem to have just become another part of travel. I’m sure everyone has a great story of that time they were scammed here or that time that man ripped you off there. No matter how long you have been traveling or how many countries you have traveled to, I don’t believe you are ever truly safe from being taken advantage of. I love a good scam story, so I asked travel bloggers from around the globe to share their best one! Travel Scams Around the Globe DJ from Dream Euro Trip got scammed in Belgrade We’ve been taking taxis around the … Read More

Serbian Countryside: Our Exploration of the Balkans

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Serbian Countryside Exploration With ACE Adventures

Exploring The Serbian Countryside With A.C.E. Adventure Nature lovers rejoice with regions such as the Serbian countryside, a part of the beautiful Balkans that remains relatively untouched. We love traveling to new areas that are difficult to reach and remain unknown to those besides the local tourists. We recently explored the countryside surrounding Niš, Serbia with A.C.E. Adventure and found beautiful landscapes filled with delicious food, wine, and adventure. Cycling with A.C.E. Adventure We met the owner and founder of A.C.E. Adventure, Miša, in Niš. Niš would act as our base for the next couple days while we set out to experience the Serbian countryside. A.C.E. Adventures … Read More

Things to Do in Belgrade: The Ultimate Guide to Serbia’s Capital

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What to do in Belgrade

Need a guide to Belgrade? We spent a month in the Capital of Serbia and have compiled this awesome list of the best things to do in Belgrade. The Balkans are one of our favorite regions in Europe and it’s easy to see why.   Belgrade is quite possibly one of the most interesting capitals in Europe. The former capital of Yugoslavia is not filled with beautiful architecture or set near a calming ocean. Belgrade is a capital city through and through but has much more than first meets the eye with a thriving arts community, cafes abound, history, and one intense … Read More

This Couple’s Travel Story Told Through A GoPro

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The Best GoPro Travel Shots

It’s officially six-months of our blog being live, and us on the road. So, in celebration we’ve compiled a list of our best GoPro travel photos. We just concluded a month of hanging out in Belgrade and have arrived in a new country for us both, Macedonia. 2016 has even more in store for us, so be sure to check back. We’ll be bouncing around the Mediterranean as the weather makes a turn for the best, before we tackle the Dark Continent. We love taking travel photos with our GoPro. We have no shame in admitting our GoPro is probably one … Read More

Best Coffee Shops in Belgrade: From Coffee Dream Beograd & Beyond

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The Best Cafes in Belgrade

It’s no secret that we love discovering new coffee shops in the cities that we explore. It’s safe to say that millennials around the globe are outgrowing the typical Starbucks chain coffee retailers and searching far and wide for the hippest cafes. The Serbian capital Beograd, (internationally known as Belgrade) has been quick to jump on the cafe bandwagon. Every corner in every neighborhood houses a hip, boutique, or industrial coffee shop. So we took to the city and sought out to discover the best coffee shops in Belgrade. From Coffee Dream to Coffee Cake Bakery, this list has it all!We … Read More