• Casey and Gimli

    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…

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    Iconic London: 13 Sites

    Our England trip was one we saved and planned for for over a year. I spent many a night scrolling through Pinterest and researching where we wanted to stay and what we wanted to do. Airfare is expensive y’all, so…

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    The Perfect Fall Weekend in Dallas

    I don’t get to travel for work. Sometimes I can’t help but wish work required the occasional change in city. Maybe someday! Mr. PC had a conference in Dallas, Texas, and I took time off to make a long weekend…

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    Spectacular Views in Toronto

    Beer is really why I went to Toronto, Canada. See our night in Niagara Falls for more on that. But had I known that I would love the skyline of Toronto, the sights might have been part of my motivation…

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    Niagara Falls in a Day

    There’s a goofy song that led me to go to Canada. The promise of higher beer ABVs up north got me thinking I needed to go to Canada. I was super excited just to be able to say I had…