Getting Around the UK & Ireland

UK & Ireland RouteOur next trip is coming fast – in 10 short days to be exact! We have our backpacks and most of the necessities we need for traveling, so now it’s just a waiting game until it’s time to pack!

In the meantime, I wanted to share our itinerary so you can see how long we’ll be staying in each location and how we plan on getting around. This is a great example of how you can plan the important details ahead of time, but still leave lots of open time to be spontaneous while you’re there.

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Hello Fellow Travelers!


Hello family, friends, and strangers who will hopefully soon become friends! Thanks for checking out my¬†new blog, Living the Vacation Life. I’d like to start by answering a few questions I know you’re dying to hear the answers to:

Why am I starting a travel blog?

There are two things I’ve always loved – traveling and writing. So it finally occurred to me, why not put my expensive journalism degree to use and write about my travel experiences? I should have started a blog back when I first began¬†traveling, but better late than never, right?

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