How to Take a Cruise

It never fails to raise an eyebrow “Brandy ‘Budget Travel‘ Bell” took a cruise? Oh yes, friends, I took a cruise and I am not ashamed to say that I LOVED IT.   While cruising is not my full time preferred method for discovering this world, I am a water baby, and there’s nothing I…

Almost makes you feel like you can fly.
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My piece of Granada, Spain

Last weekend I migrated South for the Winter to score some of the sun they’re hoarding down in Granada. After a cozy 5 hour bus ride from Madrid we arrived in the city at merienda time. Merienda is the Spanish tradition of never letting your body feel hunger. We fought the urge to grab the…

holiday-in ibiza

Ibiza: More than a Party?

    What comes to mind when you think of going on holiday to Ibiza? Spending the day on a beautiful beach, and spending your nights in some of Europe’s finest nightclubs, of course. While rubbing your body against a stranger is a great way to spend a holiday in Ibiza, it isn’t the only…

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How to have a good day in Madrid

Madrid is a fantastic city, but she doesn’t show her charms to everyone. Here are the ins and outs for how to have the perfect day in Madrid, including culture, unique food destinations, and the best places to grab a drink. After you’ve scored a dirt cheap flight to Madrid it’s time to keep the…

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