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February 22, 2019
maximize paid time off and take more vacations

How to Maximize Paid Time Off and Take More Vacations

According to Zenefits, the average US employee gets 10 days of paid time off after one year of service with the company. When looking at larger […]
February 14, 2019
20 Travel Instagrams to follow that will inspire you to travel more

20 Instagram Accounts That Will Inspire You to Travel More

If you're anything like me, you spend way too much time scrolling through Instagram, ending up longing for adventure to all of the amazing places that […]
January 16, 2019
I took more than 31,000 photos in 2018, so choosing my favorite photos was hard. These are my 30 favorite photos of 2018 and the stories behind them.

My 30 Favorite Photos of 2018

I took more than 31,000 photos in 2018, so choosing my favorite photos was hard. These are my 30 favorite photos of 2018 and the stories behind them.
January 9, 2019

Accomplishments from 2018 and Travel Goals looking forward to 2019

It's that time of year where we all look back at what we accomplished over the previous year, how well we did at holding ourselves accountable, […]
November 30, 2018
Glamping in Zion National Park

Glamping in Zion National Park at Under Canvas Zion

Zion National Park is the jewel in the crown of Utah's mighty five national parks. With iconic hikes such as Angel's Landing and The Narrows, tens […]
October 10, 2018
15 tips for planning a successful road trip

15 Tips for a Successful Road Trip

In the past two months, I've driven over 6000 miles across the United States covering 23 states and more than 80 hours behind the wheel. All […]
October 1, 2018
Star gazing is one of the many reasons to choose glamping in south dakota at under canvas mt. rushmore over a traditional hotel

Glamping in South Dakota at Under Canvas Mt. Rushmore

If you shudder at the thought of camping, but still enjoy the outdoors, there is finally a more readily available solution that satisfies your desire to […]
September 17, 2018

10 Interesting Things I Learned Driving Through South Dakota

We spent the better part of three days driving through South Dakota on our road trip through the midwest. Spending three days exploring South Dakota and […]
September 15, 2018
This travel vlog takes you on a journey from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore during the first half of our road trip through America's heartland.

Road Trip Through America's Heartland

Road Tripping Through the Midwest After our amazing stay at the Kimpton Grand Minneapolis, we took off on our road trip through America's heartland that would […]
August 27, 2018
Mill Ruins Park Minneapolis Kimpton Grand Hotel Minneapolis Review

Where to Stay in Minneapolis: Kimpton Grand Hotel Review

If you have been following along our Passports to Life Journey for a while now, you'll know that I love staying in upscale boutique hotels. The […]
January 18, 2016

Welcome!

[sgmb id=”1″] Hello everyone welcome to Peter and Mallory's Passport to Life! We aren't nearly experienced as some of the other “travel hackers” out there, but […]
January 20, 2016

Hotel Review: aloft South Beach

Hotel Review: aloft South Beach Last weekend Wodapalooza was taking place in Miami. For those of you that don't know Wodapalooza is a fitness expo and […]
January 21, 2016

My Past Year in Travel: 2015

My Past Year in Travel: 2015 2015 was a doozie when it comes to travel for me. 150 Commercial Flights (From July-Dec I flew between Raleigh […]
January 25, 2016

Review: American Express Centurion Lounge MIA

[sgmb id=”1″] I have heard a lot about American Express’ Centurion Lounges from various blogs and a couple colleagues. Currently there are six Centurion Lounges – […]
January 29, 2016

The Most Ridiculous Spring Break EVER

[sgmb id=”1″] Our plans are finalized! I have mentioned before that Mallory and I are going to review Cathay Pacific Business class. We will have to […]
February 1, 2016

Chicago O’Hare to get 6th Runway

[sgmb id=”1″] United Airlines, American Airlines and the city of Chicago have reach a $1.3 billion agreement for a 6th runway at O’Hare airport. The project […]
February 1, 2016

Hotel Review: Sonesta Ocean Point

[sgmb id=”1″] For our honeymoon Mallory and I went to the beautiful Caribbean island of Saint Maarten (Martin). The island is half Dutch and half French. […]
February 2, 2016

Travel Routine

[sgmb id=”1″] Last year when I was traveling almost every week I developed a bit of a routine. The same as waking up at the same […]
February 3, 2016

Airplane Etiquette 101

We have all been there…sitting comfortably in our seat on an airplane when your seat mate comes with a plastic bag full of some food that […]