Budapest Nick

Budapest Nick

Mom and Dad, David and I were in Budapest, Hungary last week (July 25 -29, 2019) and we had a cool experience I’ve been meaning to share with you from a very personal but historical stand point. We did a 3 hour tour of Budapest that we scheduled through the Hilton...
Career Changes

Career Changes

  When our high school guidance counselors ask, “if you had a million dollars, what would you do?” and that was suppose to indicate what career path to follow. At 35, I’m still figuring out what I want to do with my life. When I started college, I...
Wanderlust

Wanderlust

WANDERLUST: Noun. A strong desire to travel. A man consumed by wanderlust.  So David and I are finally taking the leap into taking time off from our jobs to travel. We’ve been talking about it long enough and we’re taking action. Over the years I’ve been stashing away...
6 Things I Wish I Knew For Cuba and Travel Tips

6 Things I Wish I Knew For Cuba and Travel Tips

1. Cuban Culture As excited, and probably idealistic, as David and I were to go to Cuba, we had some bumps in the road with the realities of this new place. And it’s not from our lack of traveling, camping, and experiencing ways of life different than our own...
Surviving Layovers

Surviving Layovers

Here is my personal list of Layover Survival tips! 1. Explore the Airport Do some shopping. I was traveling in Munich, Germany in November, 2017 and there was a good size Christmas Market in between the terminals. The Minneapolis airport has some great shops within...
Jet Lag Prevention Tips

Jet Lag Prevention Tips

1. On arrival stay awake until a normal bedtime. Take a 60 minute nap around 2 if needed, but do your best to stay awake until after your evening meal. Get as much daylight as you can. 2. Leave home well rested. Relax your schedule and don’t be so rigid. Be loose with...