Category: Travel Tips

5 Times Things Didn’t Go As Planned On Our Travels

Traveling is the spice of life – and when you lead super busy lives like we do – sometimes it keeps you sane. But just like life, travel doesn’t always go as planned. In the words of iconic rapper Andre 3000, You can plan a pretty picnic, but you can’t predict the weather. So being

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New Jersey and NYC in Less than 48 Hours

We’re fresh off a week-long trip to New York State and let us tell you, we’ve seen and learned so much! We started in Niagara Falls where we ventured to Canada and the next day we went on a tour of the Cave of the Winds – spectacular! But this post isn’t about Niagara (as

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Exploring Niagara Falls – Canada Side

So if you are avid 2 Girls Who Travel readers, then you probably remember the time we trekked to Canada on a whim. Welp, we’re currently spending some time in New York and staying a couple of days in Niagara Falls (on the U.S. side). But we were itching to see what the Canada side

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Weighing In on Walking Tours: The Good, the Bad and the Downright Ridiculous

Much of the fun of vacation comes from planning your activities. And what better way to explore a new area and learn more about it than a walking tour? Or so you thought… Now on our travels, we’ve experienced our fair share of walking tours — and honestly some of them we would do 10

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Is European Travel in Your Future?

So maybe you’ve noticed, cheap round-trip flights to Europe ($400 to less than $600) have been in abundance lately. We’ve seen quite a few nonstop and one-stop flights to Amsterdam, Paris, Zurich, Munich and a few other European destinations. If you have European vacation dreams and at least a sparkling water budget – you’ll need

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Top Budget-Friendly Travel Destinations from the U.S.

Are you having a severe case of FOMO (fear of missing out) watching everybody on their summer vacations? Do you feel like you can’t afford to take a trip right now? Well, then this blog is for you. Truth is, vacations can get a bit pricey, but it doesn’t have to be that way. If

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One Time in New Orleans: The Ultimate Travel Guide

If you know us, then you know New Orleans is one of our favorite cities to visit. We love the culture, the people and of course the food. Fun fact: New Orleans was actually the first official trip for 2 Girls Who Travel. Read more about our inaugural trip to NOLA here. On this recent trip,

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2 Girls Who Travel’s Top 8 Must-Have Holiday Travel Gifts

Have you had a chance to do all of your holiday shopping? If not, no worries! For all of your traveler friends or friends who need a vacation, grab these cool gifts and send them packing! And if you have Amazon Prime even better, you’ll get these gifts before the holidays!! Thank us later! 1.

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Essential Tips for Island-Hopping in Greece

We’ve already talked about how amazing Greece was, but we also wanted to offer a bit of insight in the form of traveler’s tips. I mean we are 2 Girls Who Travel, so don’t worry – WE GOT YOU! What we decided to tackle in this blog is the fine art of island-hopping – essentially

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2 Girls Who Travel’s Hurricane Prep Tips

The most recent storm Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall in southeast Texas as a Category 4 hurricane, reminded us that we are still in the middle of hurricane season and as such, we wanted to share our tips for how to prepare for one. So here are 10 2GWT hurricane preparedness tips, in no particular

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