Traveler Tuesday – Zoe of Tales from Over the Horizon

Travel Blogger Zoe of Tales from Over the Horizon

I lover serial travelers. It is a particular breed of adventurer that I am a huge admirer of! They use all types of skills and constantly challenge themselves, new places, new people, new adventures.  Many of them turn into travel bloggers and their blogs are a great resource for others as well as a source of income and a place to journal about their extraordinary lives.  Such is the case of Zoe f … [Read more...]

(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #217 – Missing Paris

Paris

It is not Jessica's fault, but I've been grounded for the last three months with two more to go, unable to travel anywhere.  That means I am going slightly stir crazy and as I work on my last Italy posts and prepare to begin France I am missing Paris big time. I was looking through my photos and remarked on this one.  A typical evening in the courtyard of the Louvre - there is a photo shoot g … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Colleen of Ad-lib Traveller

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Like me, travel blogger Colleen of Ad-lib Traveller, is a full time working girl, a professional marketer based in London who tries to squeeze as much travel as possible outside of her 9-5 life! When you aren't a full-time traveler you relish each and every moment of your experience because you know the next day you are going to be back behind the desk.  Being based in London, a fantastic city on … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Lauren of Spanish Sabores

Travel blogger - Lauren of Spanish Sabores

My family lived in Madrid for three years, my sister graduated from high school there.  I got to work in the American Embassy in Madrid for a summer, an experience that forever marked me - I learned every way that a tourist can be ripped off or robbed, an excellent set of lessons for future travels! I loved my experiences in Madrid. Then while I was working in Switzerland I had a vendor based … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Zach Everson

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One of my favorite days of the week! Another Traveler Tuesday where I get to interview travel bloggers near and far! Today I am super pleased to introduce you to Zach Everson a veteran when it comes to travel writing.  Zach is currently working for MapQuest Discover where he is the travel news/travel buzz editor (fun job).  Prior to that he was a prolific freelance writer for sites like WSJ, e … [Read more...]

Obika Mozzarella Bar Florence

Obika Mozzarella Bar Florence

During our amazing Florence for Foodies tour we passed by Obika Mozzarella Bar, which just happened to be next to Procacci, the truffle store.  Our guide Adrienne said it was the best restaurant in Florence for Mozzarella di Bufala. Since that happens to be our all time favorite summertime meal in the Misadventures household we swore right then and there to eat a meal there before we … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Giovy of Emotion Recollected in Tranquillity

Travel blogger interview - Giovy Ebridi

Today we stop in Italy (oh how I wish we could stay!) to meet a travel blogger who speaks five languages! Giovy and her husband travel and write at Emotion Recollected in Tranquillity - don't worry if you visit if you can't read Italian, there is a Google translate button that converts everything to English so that you can read all about her adventures! Let's meet Giovy! [1] When and how … [Read more...]

Procacci Florence

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Our first day in Florence we did a custom Context Travel tour, Florence for Foodies. During that tour one of stops was Procacci, an historic deli founded in 1885, which specializes in products with truffle. Walking into Procacci you are instantly enveloped into the deep musky smell that screams "truffles!" And I don't know about you, but my mind goes, "Yes, please!" During our first … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Samantha of the Travelling King

Traveler Tuesday – Samantha of Travelling King

Are you ready to meet another truly awesome travel blogger?  Well of course you are!  Today we have Samantha of Travelling King, after moving from Africa to Australia it is easy to understand how she caught the travel bug.  It's infectious too, her husband caught it after Sam and Pete got married and spent two weeks in Thailand.  That bug is very easy to catch! Let's meet Samantha! [1] Whe … [Read more...]

The Modern Honolulu

The Modern Honolulu Pool View

Hot. Hip. Happening. Usually not words associated with me.  But DEFINITELY accurate descriptions for The Modern Honolulu hotel in Oahu, Hawaii. There are a lot of older, well established hotels in Waikiki, and then there's the Modern.  A single location property, the owners have a singular focus: great design, great service. I am very fond of both. When I arrived at the hotel, I knew i … [Read more...]