Thrifty Trips

So you already spent an arm and a leg on transportation and a hotel? Here are cheap and free things to do in a variety of spots to keep your rent money intact. 

March 24, 2019

I went to the Twin Cities twice last year because I can't get enough humidity. Well, the second time was in early October, so I guess I can't get enough of early fall snow and not being entirely able to see the road. The first trip was just a couple of days and the sec...

February 11, 2019

My childhood was filled with Oregon Coast adventures, or, you know, wondering if my toes would fall off after standing in the water for a few seconds. As an adult, I still tempt my toes' fate by standing in that water a little too long. If you're not into such extreme...

October 25, 2018

If you're anything like me, you eagerly look forward to swooning over Poldark when it airs on Masterpiece Sunday nights. The swooning isn't so much for the attractive actors, although, may I say, "Helloooo, Aidan Turner!" Most of my swooning comes from the gorgeous cou...

August 19, 2018

If you're headed to the UK and are not averse to awesome cities, you should put Plymouth on your itinerary. Nestled on the Devon coast, there's all sorts of fun history to enjoy here. 

I spent a weekend in Plymouth on a trip to the UK in the fall of 2016. The main...

June 19, 2018

If I could just give one travel tip for all time, it would be this: Get your tuchus to Glacier National Park. Located in western Montana's Rocky Mountains, you'd be hard pressed to find anything more beautiful. Even Hugh Jackman looks "meh" in comparison. 

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I'm Michelle. I basically want to visit as many places as I can and run as many races as I can. Since I don't have a Scrooge McDuck money vault, it makes things difficult.

 

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