Travel Inspiration

36 Exciting Travel Bucket List Ideas For 2022

If you are a traveler and you have never made a bucket list listing the ultimate destinations to visit in your lifetime, then you are missing out.  Travel bucket lists can be an excellent way of visually mapping your dreams and desires in a very concrete way.  The only problem is that there is no …

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Best Travel Moments of 2016

It’s been quite the year! From moving to Ireland to starting this travel blog and traveling to 8 different countries – it has been a year that just keeps on giving. As we wrap up the final days of the year I wanted to take some time to reflect on our best travel moments of 2016. Hopefully, …

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20 Perfect Gifts for Every Traveler in your Life (for every budget!)

Shopping for someone with itchy feet can be challenging (I know I have to shop for one every year..). But, this fearless guide will equip you with the perfect list of gifts for all of the travelers in your life — photographers, frequent flyers, home decor geeks, and even those friends who drag you through foreign cities with …

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The Best of Britain and Ireland Hiking

If you are a long-time reader you know that we love hiking and walking (hence the name Boots not Roots). When searching for some of the best places to hike we sometimes stumble across cool websites collating some unique hikes that we otherwise might not have heard of. The Sole Power blog powered by Michelin is an adventure …

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May Recap Post

May was the month of crazy. I thought April was nuts and then May came. Some highlights include not only a ton of traveling and adventure, but a new blog!!! I’m still tweaking it and will be changing hosts at the end of this month (faster site for the win!), but with all of the …

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Life as an expat

Our life has been a whirlwind as of late! The hubs turned 30 last year and I’m itching my way up there so we’ve been talking a lot about the future and where we want to settle “long-term” (in other words longer than 2 years) so I’ve been super caught up in my thoughts. In …

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