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February 14, 2019
20 Travel Instagrams to follow that will inspire you to travel more

20 Instagram Accounts That Will Inspire You to Travel More

If you're anything like me, you spend way too much time scrolling through Instagram, ending up longing for adventure to all of the amazing places that […]
January 16, 2019
I took more than 31,000 photos in 2018, so choosing my favorite photos was hard. These are my 30 favorite photos of 2018 and the stories behind them.

My 30 Favorite Photos of 2018

I took more than 31,000 photos in 2018, so choosing my favorite photos was hard. These are my 30 favorite photos of 2018 and the stories behind them.
January 9, 2019

Accomplishments from 2018 and Travel Goals looking forward to 2019

It's that time of year where we all look back at what we accomplished over the previous year, how well we did at holding ourselves accountable, […]
November 30, 2018
Glamping in Zion National Park

Glamping in Zion National Park at Under Canvas Zion

Zion National Park is the jewel in the crown of Utah's mighty five national parks. With iconic hikes such as Angel's Landing and The Narrows, tens […]
October 10, 2018
15 tips for planning a successful road trip

15 Tips for a Successful Road Trip

In the past two months, I've driven over 6000 miles across the United States covering 23 states and more than 80 hours behind the wheel. All […]
September 17, 2018

10 Interesting Things I Learned Driving Through South Dakota

We spent the better part of three days driving through South Dakota on our road trip through the midwest. Spending three days exploring South Dakota and […]
September 15, 2018
This travel vlog takes you on a journey from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore during the first half of our road trip through America's heartland.

Road Trip Through America's Heartland

Road Tripping Through the Midwest After our amazing stay at the Kimpton Grand Minneapolis, we took off on our road trip through America's heartland that would […]
August 27, 2018
Mill Ruins Park Minneapolis Kimpton Grand Hotel Minneapolis Review

Where to Stay in Minneapolis: Kimpton Grand Hotel Review

If you have been following along our Passports to Life Journey for a while now, you'll know that I love staying in upscale boutique hotels. The […]
August 13, 2018
Where have i been

Where have I been the last couple weeks?

Hey everyone this is more of a life update blog post, so if you're not in to that you can check out some of my recent […]
July 16, 2018
make life easier when traveling

10 Prime Day Deals that Will Make Life Easier When Traveling

UPDATE: Prime Day may be over, but these items will still make life easier when traveling! It's finally time for one of my favorite days of […]
March 4, 2017
Travel Credit Cards

2017’s Best Travel Credit Cards

Update: The 100,000 point signup bonus for the Chase Sapphire Reserve is now over, but it is still an AMAZING card! About a year ago I […]
October 24, 2016

Does Airline Loyalty Matter Anymore?

Why Airline Loyalty Matters Some say that the golden age of commercial flight has come and gone. I would argue that that age is still alive […]
October 19, 2016
Overcoming Fear of flying

5 Tips for Overcoming your Fear of Flying

When creating the mission statement for Passports to Life, I thought about what I wanted to accomplish with my site. I came up with the following: […]
September 6, 2016

Video: How to pack a carry-on for extended travel

How to pack a carry-on for extended travel Traveling is stressful enough without having to worry about your checked back getting lost somewhere between home and […]
September 1, 2016
travel essentials

What to pack for a trip to Singapore

My Packing list for Singapore With my trip to Singapore less than a week away, it’s time to start thinking about what to pack. When I […]
August 22, 2016

8 tips for beating jet lag

8 Tips for Beating Jet Lag Sorry it has been so long since I was able to write new content! I just started a new job, […]
July 27, 2016

8 Travel apps every traveler should use!

Travel Apps The number of apps out there is staggering. Google's app store and Apple's app store have more than 2,000,000 apps available for download. There […]
July 25, 2016

5 Travel Essentials I Don’t Leave the House Without

5 Travel Essentials I never leave behind! You have booked your trip, now comes the hard part…packing. Every traveler has a list of things they can’t […]
July 18, 2016

Using United Mileage Plus Miles for Award Travel

United Mileage Plus Miles I have previously shown you how to get the most value from your American AAdvantage miles and your Delta Skymiles. While I […]