Making Good Connections

Making Good Connections

Are you ready for a little peak behind the curtain? People ask me a lot how I’ve been able to become so successful, so quickly, building a travel business from scratch. My answer may sound simple, but it’s the most complicated part of my job: I have good connections. “Connections, Connections, Connections!” You’ve heard it said of real estate that..........
Little Things That Make a Big Difference

Little Things That Make a Big Difference

A Big Change I’ve spent these last couple of months slowly transitioning my home office into our old guest room. Nothing tells you what you can (and can’t) live without like moving, right? In this case, I really need to bite the bullet and get rid of a few things. This business is kind of like my child, though, and..........
10 Commandments of European Travel

10 Commandments of European Travel

Why we need rules for European Travel Quite simply, we need rules for European travel because we have a bad habit of getting in our own way (on top of everyone else's). As an avid traveler myself, I've seen first hand how not following some simple principles can wreck a trip you've dreamed of and saved up for. I always..........
6 Reasons Why Tuscany Has My Heart

6 Reasons Why Tuscany Has My Heart

The allure of Tuscany. You may have heard me say that it was not love at first sight between Italy and me. Perhaps this was because I so expected to love all of Italy—and I didn’t. Italy is an extremely diverse country made up of differing attitudes, dialects, political views, culinary traditions, and—frankly—opinions on cleanliness. Even today, having re-visited Italy..........
Last-Minute Travel Inspiration for 2017

Last-Minute Travel Inspiration for 2017

Good news! I’ve got my summer beach trip booked!!! After Paris, I found myself in need of some travel inspiration, but it turned out that the answer was right under my nose. I know, I know…you were waiting with bated breath to see where I would travel next, right? Well the verdict is in, and we have decided to return..........
Chayce’s Blog: A Kid’s View of Paris

Chayce’s Blog: A Kid’s View of Paris

AUTHOR'S NOTE Hi, I'm Chayce Welborn! You know my mom, Autumn Welborn, because this is her blog. I got the idea to write this blog by reading the American Girl books about Lea. I'm so excited to share what it was like for me to be a kid in Paris with you. This is my very first blog and I hope..........
Our Paris Family Vacation Photo Shoot!

Our Paris Family Vacation Photo Shoot!

We made it to Paris!...and lived to tell the tale! Yep ~ we packed up our crew over spring break for a modern-day, multi-generation trip to Paris! Y'all. I can't stop smiling thinking about this vacation. I've spent a lot of time in Paris, and it remains my favorite city in the world. But, let me just say, going with..........
Why I’m Taking My Kid To Europe

Why I’m Taking My Kid To Europe

I have a confession. But first, a little background. When my husband and I were engaged, we attended a marriage prep class at our church. I remember one of the "experienced" couples leading the class explained something about how, when you have a child, you want them to be with you all the time...you want to take them everywhere and..........
Valentine’s Day Special: 12 Romantic Destinations to Visit in 2017

Valentine’s Day Special: 12 Romantic Destinations to Visit in 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day! We are celebrating the most precious of #HallmarkHolidays by shining a little light on some of the world’s most romantic destinations. These places are made for canoodling, proposals, and PDA. Not feeling the love this year? Interestingly enough, almost all of these soul-stirring spots also happen to be perfect for solo travelers! 12 Romantic Destinations You Should Visit..........
Celebration Travel // How to Make it Extra Special

Celebration Travel // How to Make it Extra Special

Yesterday was my birthday! Woohoo! I guess I am still young enough to get really excited when February 7th rolls around each year. I love making people feel special on their birthdays, and I’m super blessed to have people who do the same for me. Not surprisingly, my favorite things to give and receive are experiences. And that, my friends, is..........