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Scottish Highland Games athlete Jon O'Neil Kauai

An interview with Scottish Highland Games athlete Jon O’Neil Part I

A couple of years ago, my fascination with the Scottish Highland Games began.  At my first Sacramento Scottish Highland Games and Festival, I met the athletes for the first time.  I spent the entire day hanging out with the guys and talked about the personal lives of Scottish Highland Games professional athletes. In 2012, I [...]

Norwich travel guide cathedral

Norwich travel guide for budget travelers

In this Budget Travel Guide, escape the popular big cities of England with this Norwich travel guide.  See a different side of Britain as you connect with locals and the English culture like a local. Norfolk may not be the first place you think of when planning a trip to the UK but this pretty county [...]

Pfalfgrafenstein Rhein Castle Germany travel

A Germany travel guide for budget travelers

The Budget Travel Guides series helps you save money and connect with places on your travels around the world.  While Munich and Berlin are popular, this Germany travel guide will help you explore the rest of the country on a budget. Germany often feels overlooked on the tourist trail through Europe. Many tourists in Germany visit [...]

La Sagrada Familia Barcelona

The top 10 best places to see in Barcelona

Sitting in the café near my hotel, the time had come for me to try it again.  What better place to enjoy it than Barcelona!  While years had passed since I tried it, this seemed the Spanish thing to do. As the first mocha colored aroma filled my nose, I took a sip.  My taste [...]

Howth Ireland fishing village

A fishing village, an Irish sunset, and an evening in Howth

As I sat in an Irish pub on a Sunday evening, I realized how quickly my time in Dublin was coming to an end.  In 12 hours, I would be heading to the airport.  With little sleep and a lot of packing to do, did I really have time to visit Howth? The last train [...]

Dublin castle tour

A walk in the rain through Dublin Castle

A cool, gray mist blanketed the sky on a late summer day.  For many people, this may be an ominous sign to the start of a European vacation.  In Ireland, this was nature’s way of welcoming me to the Emerald Isle with a friendly Irish hug.  As I walked the grounds of Dublin Castle, I [...]

Romania travel guide

A Romania Travel Guide for budget travelers

The Budget Travel Guides are travel tips to help you save money and enrich your travel experiences.  Eastern Europe is one of my favorite destinations and my Slovenia travel guide to Slovenia shares my passion for one of my favorite countries.  Miruna Corneanu shares a destination that isn’t as well known but this Romania travel [...]

Trinity College campus life Kevin and Marina

A taste of college life at Trinity College in Dublin Ireland

After spending a few days in Dublin, I met plenty of Americans who were in Ireland for the Emerald Isle Classic football game between Notre Dame and Navy.  At the pubs, I saw many more Americans having fun and enjoying a little Irish craic.  However, this was the College Football Travel Tour and I was [...]