Europe, Nordic, save money on travel

Anchor at the LogInn Hotel in Stockholm

Stockholm has a unique hotel worth exploring!

Asia, Central America, Cruises, Europe, France, Island Hopping, Middle East, Nordic, North America, Spain, Uncategorized

3 secrets to travel more in the new year

  Think outside of the box: Destination Bingo! Going to Rome? Did you know flying directly to Rome may not be the cheapest option? In fact, by flying to another city and using Europe’s budget airlines to get to Rome, you could save hundreds! So, for example, it may be cheaper to fly to Berlin… Continue reading 3 secrets to travel more in the new year

Europe, France

Go to Marseille’s Beaches (Nice shouldn’t get all the attention!)

Some believe that Marseille, France does not have nice beaches. This is untrue! Since Vieux Port is such a popular central visit location for the area, and there are no beaches there (it is a port), this rumor still reigns and many miss out on the beauty that Marseille beaches provide. In fact, most skip out… Continue reading Go to Marseille’s Beaches (Nice shouldn’t get all the attention!)

Asia, Uncategorized

A short stop in Brunei: Must do’s

It isn’t any wonder why Brunei attracts visitors from all over the world. While it may be a less known Asian destination, it should be included in your Asian vacation destinations. Brunei resides on the island of Borneo, an island well-known by nature enthusiasts for its biological diversity. The rainforests there are simply a must-visit.… Continue reading A short stop in Brunei: Must do’s

Asia, Uncategorized

Siem Reap, Cambodia: 10 things to know before you go

A visit to one of the most mystical places on Earth featuring temples visited by the likes of Lara Croft: Tomb Raider definitely draws tourists to Cambodia from all over the world. Offering mystical temples, a peek into simple life on the land, and friendly hospitality all make Siem Reap, Cambodia a place worth stamping… Continue reading Siem Reap, Cambodia: 10 things to know before you go

Middle East, Uncategorized

Top 6 things to do in Dubai

Dropping by Dubai? You wouldn’t be the only traveler to do so (and there's good reason for that!). The truth is, Dubai is packed with people, activities, and sights. The show Ultimate Airport Dubai did not start because it is a small uncharted destination. So, with all this grandeur going on, it is important to… Continue reading Top 6 things to do in Dubai

Europe, Uncategorized

Get a whiff of how to tackle an aufguss sauna in Europe

Get a whiff of that? It’s not teen spirit, it’s German ingenuity. Bashful? Well, most Americans are, especially when they walk into a nice “clean” sauna only to find that clothing is not optional, rather, discouraged. A rather large “no bathing suits” sign can be discovered upon entering the  sauna, and if the aufgiesser sees… Continue reading Get a whiff of how to tackle an aufguss sauna in Europe

Asia, Uncategorized

Phuket, Thailand and all its life-changing wonders

The land of smiles promises to bring a smile to the heart of any and every traveler, no matter which part of Thailand is visited. Phuket is no exception. This tropical paradise has so much more to offer than just a t-shirt that tempts friends at home to mispronounce the name. Phuket takes travelers on… Continue reading Phuket, Thailand and all its life-changing wonders

Asia, Europe, Middle East

Welcome to Abroad with a Brain!

Hi Fellow Travel Lover! Welcome to ABroad with a Brain! The name comes from a blonde broad named Elana and her adventures abroad (get it?) with her money-saving and brainy psychologist husband, Austin. Throughout the past few years, they embarked on a quite accidental journey that enabled them to see over 60 different countries from… Continue reading Welcome to Abroad with a Brain!