Entries by Kate Hickey


Top 10 Things to do in Valencia Spain that Happen to be FREE

All things Europe, half the cost. Valencia is the artists dream, a historian’s playground, and a place to “tranquila” like no other. Here are 10 suggestions for tours and things to do in Valencia, the fact that they’re free is just an added bonus: LLADRO FACTORY TOUR AND SHOWROOM This isn’t your grandma’s pastel-colored-parakeet Lladro […]

Lessons Learned Our 1st Year in Spain

We are nearing our 1 year anniversary as expats with kids. I wrote this in the hopes that someone new to the expat life abroad scene might need a little advice from someone a year into this adventure. I enjoyed looking back on the last 11 months and while I wouldn’t change a thing, here […]

The Best Credit Cards for Travel

Swipe right, swipe left, whatever – just swipe!! Here’s my #1 travel hack: Find a card that meets your needs and than put EVERY SINGLE PURCHASE on your card. I’ll swipe for a $1 Costco churro. Know that. I’m not saying spend money but you can chose to use cash/debit that won’t reward you or […]