• Walking along the James is a Richmond date idea that doesn't cost anything.
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    Richmond Date Ideas Under $10

    We thoroughly enjoy exploring our city, but we’re trying to cut back on how much money we spend while we save for the wedding. The last thing you want on a date is to feel guilty for how much money…

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    North Carolina – A Photo Essay

    North Carolina has always had a special place in my heart. It’s where we vacationed when I was a kid, and where my fiance have chosen to explore more recently. The food is fantastic, the people are nice, and the…

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    Asheville, NC – A Food & Beer Town

    I genuinely don’t think there’s a bad place to eat in Asheville. Someone has probably found a spot that isn’t so great, but they must be few and far between. Everyone I’ve talked to that’s been to Asheville has raved…

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    A Travel Guide for Raleigh, NC

    We had a year filled with international weddings (in England and Bogotá) and home buying in 2017. That meant 2018 was a bit of a rebuilding year financially. And we got our puppy, Gimli so we didn’t do any traveling. To…

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    7 Things to Do With Your Dog in the Raleigh Area

    We had a year filled with international weddings (in England and Bogotá) and home buying in 2017. That meant 2018 was a bit of a rebuilding year financially and we got our puppy, Gimli so we didn’t do any traveling. To…

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    Make The Most of Your Trip to Bogota

    Bogotá is the capital city of Colombia and is a city that has undergone a lot of change in the last few decades. As with our trip to England, our journey to Bogotá, Colombia was for a wedding. We spent…

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    England Travel Tips – What You Need to Know

    We learned a few things during our trip to England that might be useful if you’re planning a trip there. Our trip was 7 nights in London, 2 nights in the country for a wedding, and our last night in…

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    Walking in Tolkien’s Footsteps

    The Tolkien Trail is in an incredibly beautiful region of England. We spent 2 nights of our trip in the village of Hurst Green for a wedding. It turns out, this region of the country was likely Tolkien’s inspiration for…

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    Where to Eat & Drink in London

    In a city so massive and diverse as London the restaurant and bar/pub options are endless. I am by no means claiming this is an ultimate list of the London’s restaurants, but I included the places that we thoroughly enjoyed…