Amtrak, Gliding through the US


We all know the term “road trip” and the movie with Martin Lawrence and Raven Simone was a great hit. What if you could take a road trip and not have to worry about gas, bathroom stops, falling asleep at the wheel or texting while driving. (that’s another blog topic to come). I have had…

The Trade Show – Orlando, FL


The Trade Show is hosting its annual travel conference in Orlando, FL. This year will feature it’s 1st travel industry conference for travel bloggers. Everything from renowned guest speakers to professional travel bloggers who have found and proven the best budget practices to travel globe-wide. I promise to be a sponge and soak up as…

Mammoth Excursion on a Budget!


Are you heading to Los Angeles and want snow? Did you know that you are so close that it is just a shuttle ride away? Thanks to a great meeting of the minds of 3 counties: Inyo/Kern County and Mono County, they have a shuttle service that runs 2-3-5 days a week between Lancaster/Palmdale area…

Greyhound – Adventure on 4-wheels


Well, since I’m embarking on a budget travel experience, it’s only appropriate to include the most available travel known in the USA.  Yes, the big Red, White and Blue.. bus at least those use to be the colors..  Today it has a new look with upgraded amenities on some routes.