How much does a trip to Dublin cost?

If you’re planning a trip to Dublin and you’re unsure of how much to budget, you’re in the right place. Welcome to The Thought Card, a blog and podcast empowering you to make informed financial decisions so that you can …

How much does a trip to Oslo cost? Use this 4 days in Oslo budget breakdown.

When most people think of Norway, the word “expensive” comes to mind. Despite heeding other travelers’ advice, I booked a spontaneous trip to Oslo after spotting an irresistible flight deal. I’ll be the first to admit that having a tight …

Beaches Near Miami Springs in Miami Florida

If you’re looking for endless beaches and small-town vibes, check out Miami Springs. Miami Springs is a small town in the center of Miami right next to the Miami International Airport. Popular among travelers looking for a quiet place to …

Tampa Outdoors

Ranked among the top cities to explore the great outdoors, Tampa offers outdoor enthusiasts a wide variety of activities from water sports to hiking and camping. With over 160 parks and beaches to choose from, enjoy the great outdoors in …

Explore the Giant's Cuaseway Northern Ireland and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

As a travel enthusiast often times it’s a photo or a collection of photos that inspires me to pick my next travel destination. Perhaps that’s why platforms like Pinterest and Instagram have become so popular. They say a picture is …

Rome on a Budget

After reading about the mighty Roman Empire, watching popular movies like “Gladiator” and visiting European cities like Barcelona and London which were occupied by the Romans at one point, it was only a matter of time until I planned a …

Lisbon Budget Breakdown: How Much Does A Trip To Lisbon Cost?

When I think about my time spent in Lisbon, I can’t help but grin from ear to ear. Not only did I have a wonderful time exploring the capital of Portugal with new friends (that’s Milou there, we met at …

Places To Admire the London Skyline

There are cities around the world that you’ll visit and feel confident that you know them well. Maybe you’ve visited several times and can navigate the city without a map. Maybe you’ve discovered a few hidden gems and can make …

Visit Zanzibar Beaches

A few years ago I was introduced to the concept of experiential travel. Experiential travel is when you immerse yourself in cultural activities and connect with locals and other travelers at a destination. Through shared experiences you form deep personal …