Happy Birthday, Let's Just Go! On April 7, 2020, Let's Just Go, our little travel blog was born.
All images courtesy of Unsplash “Taking care of yourself doesn't mean me first, it means me too.” -Unknown Sometimes, travel means that you don't get the rest you normally get at home, you might be eating foods that might upset your digestive system, you aren't drinking enough water at higher altitudes, or your body might [...]
"What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness." -John Steinbeck It's January and it's cold. It is also a Pandemic that keeps dragging on with no end in sight. Worse yet, we are acutely aware that our travel calendar is missing our normally scheduled winter travel. As [...]
"We can't direct the wind but we can adjust the sails." -Thomas S. Mason Canceled or delayed flights, lost luggage, bad weather, mechanical breakdown, illness, and yes, even a pandemic can derail or, even worse, cancel your travel plans. I hope you've never experienced any of these in your travels but the more we travel, [...]
"Food is our common ground, a universal experience." -James Beard Travel can expand your mind through art, architecture, culture, and the people that you meet. While all of that is worth buying a ticket and packing a bag, I can assure you that your travel memories will be most firmly cemented in your mind around [...]
“The greatest legacy we can leave our children is happy memories.” -Og Mandino **Please forgive the photo quality for some of the following photos. Some of them are very old! When I pack my suitcase for one of our adventures, I rarely acknowledge where my addiction to travel started. Since I've been missing my suitcase [...]
I wish travel therapy was covered by my health insurance. --Anonymous Traveling with illness is really not fun. If you've ever traveled with a nagging headache, or worse, you ate or drank something you probably shouldn't have, you know what I mean. Being sick on the road can zap the fun right out of wherever [...]
A few nights ago, we entertained ourselves by looking through photos from past adventures. As Roger flipped through each picture, he started saying, "I can't believe we were there!" As he said it again and again, I started to wonder which "pinch me moment" places were my favorites. The list is long and picking favorites [...]