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Basking in Basque Country

I can't remember how long Northern Spain has been on my travel wish list, but it's been quite a while. I was originally drawn to the region by San Sebastián’s celebrated culinary reputation, the Rioja Valley’s rich red wines and the Basque Country’s sunny beaches. In October 2017, I was finally able to visit the region and find out if it would meet my expectations. Road Trip After spending a few days in Barcelona recovering from jet lag, visiting several hotels and taking a road trip along Costa Brava, my travel friend and I drove up to San Sebastián, which took about 5 ½ hours. Before getting to Saint Sebastián, we pulled off in Pamplona for dinner, to see the city famous for the running of

Stress Free Family Holiday Travel

Planes, trains, boats and automobiles. Traveling…it’s the necessary means to get to your desired destination. And with your little ones in tow, it can often feel like a necessary evil and add unnecessary stress to your trip. With two kids under 5, we've learned a few tips that always help make the trip to Grandmas or Hawaii feel a little bit more like fun than work. Get them excited about the trip and prepare them. Talk about where you are going and how you are going to get there. Maybe have a special backpack or roller bag that they can help pack and carry on the plane. Start making a packing list ahead of time, so you can make sure you catch some “nice to haves.” For us, it’s a travel size

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