Boston Weekend Guide: Fun Things to Do in Boston

Weekend Boston Guide: Where to Stay, Eat and Things to Do in Boston

Only a few hours away from many popular cities along the East Coast, Boston is an easy weekend getaway for those looking to explore historical trails and colonial architecture, or those who want to cheer on their favorite sports teams in a…
Bitemojo Food Tour in Barcelona

Bitemojo Self-Guided Food Tours in Barcelona

Unlike pricey cooking classes and guided food tours, Bitemojo offers an affordable way to explore Barcelona’s delicious food scene. At a fraction of the price of group food tours, touring with Bitemojo felt like an old friend took us by the…
Millennial homeowners: Tips for buying your first home in you twenties.

How Much Interest Are You Paying on Your Mortgage?

Do you know how much you're paying in interest on your mortgage every day, month or year? Interest has always been one of my biggest motivators for getting out of debt because it's what you pay on top of what you borrowed. Regardless of what…
How much does a trip to Dublin cost?

6 Day Ireland Budget Breakdown: 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 travel more, pay…
The best holiday gifts for travelers on any budget.

17 Great Holiday Gifts Travelers Love This Season

The holidays are right around the corner and nothing shows that you care like a thoughtful gift. But what sort of holiday gifts do travelers love? Travelers want practical holiday gifts that make their lives easier and more…
How to find the best cruise deals around the world.

How To Find The Best Cruise Deals For Your Next Vacation

A few years ago, while enjoying the city views from the terrace of Miradouro de Santa Luzia in Lisbon, I noticed large cruise ships docked at the Lisbon cruise port. This made me think about my own previous cruise experiences exploring St. John's…
How much does a trip to Oslo cost? Use this 4 days in Oslo budget breakdown.

4 Day Oslo Budget Breakdown: How Much Does It Cost To Visit Oslo?

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 budget…
Surviving a Long Layover

7 Things You Need to Pack to Survive a Long Layover

With good reason, many travelers dread layovers. While connecting flights are often a lot cheaper, most people hate layovers because it’s a major time suck. It takes longer to get to your final destination and you have to figure out how to…
Beaches Near Miami Springs in Miami Florida

Popular Beaches to Explore Near Miami Springs

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 stay…
Tampa Outdoors

Ways to Spend Time Outdoors in Tampa, Florida

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

Giant’s Causeway and Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge: Northern Ireland’s Unforgettable Coastal Hikes

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 worth…
Rome on a Budget

Rome on a Budget: 9 Free Things to Do in Rome Italy

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…