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A Weekend in Austin

Both Adam and I have spent most of our lives living in Texas. Adam is a born and raised Texan that grew up in Houston and went to school in Austin, while I moved to Austin when I was 8 and lived there for 16 years before moving to Seattle. While we no longer call…

6 Seattle Day Trips

One of the best things about living in Seattle is how close it is to so many incredible places! Being travelers on a budget, we LOVE taking cheap day trips around the PNW. We enjoy road trips to small towns, trying different restaurants and coffee shops, and exploring new parks. Here are 6 of our…

5 Days on Maui

Hawaii is our favorite place in the whole world! We are madly in love with the culture, scenery, different ecosystems, small towns, the food, the people, the beaches, and the hiking. We have been to Hawaii 5 times together, including 2 trips to the gorgeous island of Maui (you can read about our latest trip here).…

Weekend Road Trip on the Olympic Peninsula

The Olympic Peninsula, with its snow capped mountains, lakes, beaches, a National Park, and rainforests, is one of the most diverse spots in Washington. We love taking day and weekend trips out to the peninsula and hiking the beautiful trails, seeing waterfalls, and walking the beaches. There’s no other place like it in Washington! Here’s our…

3 Days in San Francisco

Last summer we visited San Francisco, the coast, and Yosemite in five full days. In typical A+K fashion, it was a whirlwind of a trip, but one of our favorite ones yet. The trip was filled with city strolls, coastal drives, and hiking beautiful and breathtaking mountains (you can read all about it here!). The…

A Weekend in The North Cascades

A year ago this past June, we visited North Cascades National Park for the first time. We loaded up the car bright and early, coffee in hand, and headed towards the North Cascades Highway. We spent the day driving along the park roads, stopping at overlooks, playing in the snow, and admiring the unreal bright…