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  • Pictures from Paris Photo Album

    Pictures from Paris Photo Album

    Here is an album of some of our favorite photos from our adventure week long adventure in Paris, France. Of course we took in all the major tourists attractions, but what we loved most was staying in the Montmarte neighborhood where we were able to experience the city like locals…

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  • The Travel Bar is Set High for the New Year

    The Travel Bar is Set High for the New Year

    We admit that we feel more than a little blessed to have careers that allow us to travel for a living. Ever since Midlife Road Trip first began, each year has been filled with more exciting destinations and bucket list adventures than the year before. This last year has been no exception. For that trend to continue however, we may require the services of a magic genie as the travel bar is set high for […]

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  • Paris through the eyes of Expedia’s Local Experts

    Paris through the eyes of Expedia’s Local Experts

    We had never been to Paris so when the opportunity arose for us to see the city of lights through the eyes of Expedia local experts, our bags were packed before you could say merci beaucoup.

    Through Expedia you can arrange a private standard car fromCharles de Gaulle Airport to your hotel. The entire process was very simple. I went online, entered all the flight information, pre-paid ($63.00 from the airport to the hotel) and the driver waiting for us at baggage claim. Having never been to Paris before, this took the stress out of navigating from the airport to the hotel after an 8-hour red eye flight.

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  • Packing for Paris

    Packing for Paris

    We’re packing for Paris!!!!  Later this week we’ll board an airplane, cross the pond, and land at Charles de Gaulle airport before embarking on a week long adventure in one of the world’s most beautiful cities. We have an exciting itinerary put together by Expedia Local Expert that includes: Paris Segway Tour with stops at the Louvre, Eiffel Tower, and the Seine Gourmet Food Tour of Paris where we’ll feast on cheeses, breads, and wine in the […]

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  • Guess who’s going to Paris?  #BucketList

    Guess who’s going to Paris? #BucketList

    We’re going to Paris!!

    We are finally checking off “The City of Light” (La Ville Lumière) off our Bucket List this August. Let the planning begin!

    For us, half the fun of traveling is planning. Where should we go when we get there? What should we do? What should we see? Where…

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