22. Kentucky

Bourbon — betting — and beer!! State number 22, Kentucky — and my college roommate, Carolyn! — showed us a great time. We came just in time for the Keeneland Spring Meet, and made a stop at the Woodford Reserve bourbon distillery. Woodford Reserve was beautiful. The whole drive in from the highway was full of rolling, green hills, winding fences, and gorgeous horse farms. … Continue reading 22. Kentucky

Travel Tip: How we save 20% or more on hotel rooms

You can get a lower price on just about anything with a bit of research and patience. Without a doubt, this goes for hotel rooms, too! We save a lot of money on our quest to see the country by using Priceline’s Express Deals. Express Deals give you a pretty sizeable discount on hotel rooms — but you don’t know for sure what hotel you … Continue reading Travel Tip: How we save 20% or more on hotel rooms

20. Arizona

It’s the only state I’ve been to where everybody is from somewhere else. Our 19th state was Arizona, a state known for cool cactuses and transplants. Matt and I were originally planning to head to Mississippi during this time, but found dirt-cheap tickets to Phoenix we just couldn’t pass up. Our $104 round-trip tickets from BWI -> PHX were thanks to United’s new-ish Basic Economy … Continue reading 20. Arizona