Trailing Away – Blog Roll

3 Can't-Miss Maui Drives

3 Can't-Miss Maui Drives

Slow travel is our preferred way of seeing new places, but that isn’t always an option – so we’ve also mastered the art of the quick trip. This usually entails a lot of driving, lack of sleep, and an intense burst of adrenaline to make it all happen. In 2.5 days, we...

Making the Most of a Lanai Day Trip from Maui

Making the Most of a Lanai Day Trip from Maui

While the Hawaiian island of Lana'i is worth visiting for a few days, if time is short – you can still see quite a bit on a day trip. From visiting with the 500+ residents of the Cat Sanctuary to seeing Sweetheart Rock, and all of the interesting history in between. If you are feeling fancy you can even take a private jet to the island to stay at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Resort … which we did not do, but we visited the property.

19 Memorable Things to Do in Molokai, Hawaii

19 Memorable Things to Do in Molokai, Hawaii

While there might not seem like there are a lot of things to do in Molokai, Hawaii, we found plenty of great ways to spend our time there! From epic hikes to snorkeling, and unique local experiences in between.

Why We’re Not Planning for Retirement

Why We’re Not Planning for Retirement

As full-time travelers and freelancers, one of the top questions we get – from family, friends, and well-meaning strangers – is “but what will you do for retirement?” It usually comes out of genuine loving concern, or utter disbelief (and often disapproval) at the...

Why Westminster is the Perfect Base for a Colorado Vacation

Why Westminster is the Perfect Base for a Colorado Vacation

Before we set off on the road to travel full-time, we had a home city for five years that we were actually quite in love with in Westminster, CO. And while even the most wonderful of places couldn't keep our itch to travel at bay, it is still home in our hearts and we...

14 Unforgettable Places to Visit in New Mexico

14 Unforgettable Places to Visit in New Mexico

Before our month-long visit to New Mexico, it was just that state with the really cool balloon festival in the fall. But, now that we've explored much more of "the Land of Enchantment," we have fallen in love with its varied landscape, rich culture, yummy food, and...