We will take a Pacific cruise from Long Beach, California in November. As we have made preparations for the trip (to do -lists are impressive), we’ve also been taking the memory lane back to our earlier cruises with Mexican ports. Our first cruise with a Mexican port on board of Carnival Victory (December 2015) included … More Cruise memories of Mexico
Come fly with me.. Airports and planes come in many styles and sizes. Countries have varied rules and regulations. Some basic things to remember will make all the difference when aiming to have a positive experience – where ever you are heading to. Plan in advance, be prepared, check & double check. Here is our … More Enjoy more relaxed travel
We were, to be honest, more than a little uncomfortable with the idea of cruising inside one, same ship for days at first. We were not convinced of the fun of cruising. Maybe because we live in a port city of Turku and the about 24-hour cruise ships taking people to and from Stockholm and … More 4 Cruise Planning Tips
Time flies. A little over seven months ago, after talking about it for quite some time, we finally started our travel blog DINKgo – Travel Stories Worth Sharing along with Instagram and Facebook and Twitter accounts. The name of our blog refers to us, a traveling adult couple with Double Income, No Kids. For us, … More The First 7 Travel Blogging Months
A guy we know told us he doesn’t want to travel abroad as it causes him too much stress. He hates the idea of looking for optimal flights and booking hotels. Even package holidays sound too much of planning to him. And something will not go as planned, for sure. Well, that is how he … More An Ode to Unexpected Travel Events
Wondering where to travel 2018? DINKgo did some digging to discover some destinations that have something special going on next year! We haven’t booked anything for 2018, have you? New Orleans, USA New Orleans Tricentennial, the 300th Anniversary will fill Big Easy with endless events. Celebrate the history, colorful culture, diversity, past, present and the … More 5 Destination Ideas for 2018
We are natural born testers of things weird and fantastic.
1. Our previous trips. Do we want to return to a place we’ve been before for a reason? What did we write down, how did we write our travel stories, what do the photos tell us? Is a certain season something that lures us back? Do we want to see same cruise companies and/or ports … More 5 Sources we use when planning trips