A Long Weekend in Copenhagen & Stockholm v.1

A Nyhavn canal in Copenhagen

A Quick Itinerary of Our Long Weekend in Copenhagen & Stockholm The #AdventurePartnerForLife and I flew out on a Wednesday evening and arrived in Copenhagen Thursday morning. We had the remainder of Thursday, and all of Friday, Saturday, and Sunday to tackle two capital cities before flying back out midday Monday. We ultimately arrived back […]

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Save Money On Sightseeing, Discount Diva Tip #5

Louvre, Paris

Discount Diva has already unearthed a plethora of savings for you—when to go, where to go, how to get there, and how to stay there. Now, the question on everyone’s mind is how to save money on sightseeing once you’re there. Don’t worry; I’ve got your back. Local Events Before booking travel, it’s always wise […]

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Global Debauchery is a Liebster Award Winner!

Liebster Award

It’s true: Global Debauchery won a Liebster Award! The Liebster Award is given to new bloggers by other award-winners in an effort to recognize up-and-coming talent in the blogosphere. They provide that extra “oomph” of exposure and build a supportive online community. Thank you so, so much to Virginia and Enrique of Travelling and Dreaming for seeing something special […]

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What No One Told Us About Iceland

Cliffs on Iceland coast for About Iceland hero

For some unknown reason, I’ve harbored an intense, multi-decade fascination with Iceland. Perhaps because we considered moving there instead of Belgium when I was seven years old and I was always curious about the place we didn’t move to. When the usual springtime travel itch came around, my husband and I decided to do it, […]

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My Personal Travel Rites of Passage

Connemara, Ireland

Some time ago, I was forwarded James Kay’s Lonely Planet article, “The Traveller’s Classic Rites of Passage” and asked which of these rites I, personally, have encountered in my explorations. The answer is all of them. “Reader’s Requests” came to life shortly after and, well, telling those tales on this forum seemed a perfect fit. […]

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How To Maximize Your Long Weekends

Montreal's Notre Dame Basilica on a long weekend

News flash: You don’t have to take an entire week’s vacation from work to see the world. Take one or two days, attach it to a holiday weekend, and go somewhere you’ve never been before! You don’t even have to spend a fortune to do this. Just think small(er) and get creative. The #AdventurePartnerForLife and […]

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Café Buža in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Cafe Buza, Dubrovnik, Croatia

If you ever have the pleasure of traveling through Southeast Europe, you’re sure to visit walled city after walled city. And they’re all amazing, of course. One of the most popular these days is none other than the Old City of Dubrovnik, Croatia. And Cafe Buza is a must-stop bar there. Finding Café Buža Now, […]

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A New Zealand Road Trip With A Fiji Stopover v.4

Pancake Rocks and Mangarakau Wetland Swamp We spent the morning driving along some pretty spectacular New Zealand cliffs. Saw steam lifting off the Tasman Sea oceanfront, which I haven’t seen before. Tried to get it on video, but failed miserably. Stopped off at the Pancake Rocks and Blowhole in Paparoa National Park. Interesting enough geological […]

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