Author: Renee King

Our next gracious guest in our Inspired Traveler series is a husband/wife team who run a blog dedicated to promoting the fiscally sound way of traveling, Budget Your Trip. 1)   What is it about traveling that makes you smile? The thing that makes me smile the most is when I meet someone authentic and proud of their home country. Sometimes these people...

Last month, I took a trip back to my daughter's childhood. We were on our way to Helen, GA but had to pass through Cleveland to get there, which automatically meant that we would be stopping there as well. What's so special about Cleveland? It's the Home of the Original Appalachian Artworks or the Cabbage Patch Kids. Remember those? We may...

Today, we continue our series where we sit down to interview fellow Travel Bloggers and (hopefully) get them to give up some of their best travel tips for you, dear reader.  Next up, the multi-tasking, David Billa who runs a French and English version of Ogijima. [caption id="attachment_3699" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Help! Get me off this graph paper![/caption] 1)What is it about traveling that...

As long as I’ve lived in Georgia, I’ve been told that I needed to make sure that I visited Helen.  Helen who? I asked, facetiously.  Helen, Georgia was their quick retort.  Well, Es tut mir leid (I’m sorry, in German.  If I’m wrong, I’m sure my friend Laurel from My Expat Germany will correct me)!  I had never heard of...

Today, we continue our series where we sit down to interview fellow Travel Bloggers and (hopefully) get them to give up some of their best travel tips for you, dear reader.  Next up, Janice Robinson of SkyChi Travels opines about traveling the friendly skies as a flight attendant. 1)      What is it about traveling that makes you smile? I smile all...

Today's photo in Nancie at Budgettravelerssandbox's Travel Photo Thursday is a scene from the top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.  It was taken in June 2010 during the "Top of the Rock" tour, which I highly recommend.  It is a photographer's dream to get such a breathtaking view of the city's skyline.  As you can see its...