How much should you spend on Travel?

How Much Spend on Travel

This is one of the most important questions that we ask ourselves every single chance we can: How much should you spend on Travel?


I was doing the December 2015 budget a few days ago, and I got the idea to look at not just how much we spend … Continue reading

2015 Travel on a Budget

Dear Fellow Journeyers,

2015 is nearly over, so we wish to share all of our travels that we did for 2015, complete with detailed expenses per trip.  Our budget was $4,000 per person.

We traveled to 15 destinations during the year:

Where to Go in Sarasota

Where to Go in Sarasota

So, as you all know, me and Ruby live in Jacksonville, Florida, but our wedding will take place in Sarasota, Florida.   We are compiling this “Where to Go in Sarasota” list to make our wedding guests (and other potential travelers) to the city more welcome and have a one-stop shop … Continue reading

How We Met: The Courtship

How We Met: Our Courtship

If you’re curious about how we met, it all began on a boring Wednesday afternoon in the middle of October 2013, I received a blinking instant communicator message on my work computer from someone named Rubilyn. (Yes, we work together at the same company)

The message stated: “Hey, I have … Continue reading

The Real Cost of Travel

The Real Cost of Travel

What is the first reaction you receive when you tell someone that you’re traveling? I ask this question, out of curiosity, because whenever me and Ruby go traveling during the year, people we talk to sometimes express surprise and often ask us how we can afford to travel so much. … Continue reading

Why Travel To Florida?

Why Travel to Florida

First up in our Why Travel To series: our state, Florida!

The Why Travel To series aims to give you a glimpse of why you should want to go to a destination.

I’ve been living in Florida for the past 18 years of my life, … Continue reading