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Trip Announcement! Exploring Portugal by Campervan – USA Travel Article

Trip Announcement! Exploring Portugal by Campervan I can’t believe I’m actually writing a post about an upcoming trip! Lately, our updates have been all about quarantine and lockdown, but a lot can happen in just a couple of months.  We’ve been in Portugal since February 22nd and while we were able to travel around Lisbon and see and do a lot in the beginning, that slowly changed.  Here we are more than 3 months later and we have yet to…

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Ultimate Guide to Backpacking New Zealand – USA Travel Article

Ultimate Guide to Backpacking New Zealand In a land far away where snowcapped mountains dot the country and rugged coastlines shape it, New Zealand is a magical place. Although a journey to get to, there are so many reasons why New Zealand should be your next backpacking destination. Filled with world-class adventure activities such as hiking, skiing and bungee jumping, this country has become a haven for outdoor lovers and adventure junkies. Boasting some of the most beautiful coastlines and…

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Weekend in Austin: The Perfect 2 Day Itinerary – USA Travel Article

Weekend in Austin: The Perfect 2 Day Itinerary If you’re headed to the Texas capital on a quick getaway, read on for the perfect itinerary for a weekend in Austin. Get ready to rock in the city that’s known as the Live Music Capital of the World! Two days in Austin is just enough to check out some of the sights and enjoy the great outdoors by day. Come nightfall, it’s time to dive into the city’s famous culinary and…

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The best New England road trips in fall – USA Travel Article

The best New England road trips in fall Ahh, is there any road trip as stunning as a New England road trip in the fall? Winding through country lanes under a canopy of fall colors, staying in an elegant B&B with a roaring fire and a glass of your favorite drop. Hiking, driving, stopping for photos. New England in the fall is simply magic. Whether you are looking for weekend break ideas or a much longer vacation, taking a road…

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Why We Started a New Website During Lockdown – USA Travel Article

Why We Started a New Website During Lockdown Sitting here in Lisbon Portugal on lockdown during a worldwide pandemic definitely isn’t how I thought things would turn out in 2020.  If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know that Dariece and I were travelling around Europe and enjoying some of the continent’s most romantic cities, drinking wine, eating delicious food, and basically enjoying the amazing things that travel can offer. But that all changed around March 17th…

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Five Favourite Films To Make You Fall in Love With The USA – USA Travel Article

Five Favourite Films To Make You Fall in Love With The USA We get it, times are pretty tough at the moment, and your dream trip to the States might have to go on the backburner. Don’t worry though – team Trek are here to help! While you’re cosied up at home, it’s the perfect time to catch up with all those movies you’ve missed, right?So, fire up that Netflix account (we won’t judge you if you’re still using your…

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Spring in New York City – USA Travel Article

Spring in New York City For us, Spring NYC is the best time of the year. It’s finally getting warmer out and everything starts blooming. More than ever we are looking forward to enjoying springtime in New York with a cup of coffee and drinking it in the beautiful Central Park. Even though Spring NYC is a very short season, there is a lot to explore and going on in the city. April and May are super exciting. In this…

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How to Spend an Overnight Layover in Denver, Colorado – USA Travel Article

How to Spend an Overnight Layover in Denver, Colorado In September I traveled around the US for about 2 weeks. I initially purchased a flight to visit my friend in Austin, Texas but found that the flight included a one night layover in Denver. In the end I thought it would actually be kind of cool to spend a night in a new state (I had never visited Colorado before). I had no idea what to expect as the only…

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15 Things You Didn’t Know About Goats – USA Travel Article

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Goats Aren’t goats the best? If you’re wondering can goats swim, do they like water, or if they sleep, you’ve come to the right place. Learn all this and more about goats in this article.  We call ourselves Goats On The Road for three reasons. We call each other “goat” or “goady” as pet names. We always see goats wandering around on the road when we travel. Plus, we are on the road (notice the double…

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Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco – UNESCO World Heritage Site – USA Travel Article

Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco – UNESCO World Heritage Site Last Updated on February 2, 2020Tarragona, formerly the Roman city of Tárraco, is the former capital of the Roman province of Hispania Citerior. It was also the first Roman city in the entire Iberian Peninsula. It was visited by such notable named of antiquity as Julius Caesar, Augustus, Pompey the Great, and Hannibal. Unlike other notable Roman ruins, the city of Tarragona was built upon over the centuries, and today the…

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Exciting Things to Do in Peru – USA Travel Article

Exciting Things to Do in Peru Who says travel to amazing places, such as Peru, is only for the people that are willing to quit their jobs? My husband and I have been working the 9 to 5 and traveling to amazing places for the past 12 years. We have used our vacation days to see some of the world’s most sought after places, including a Peru trip. All Smiles At Machu PicchuWe understand the challenge of only having a…

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