Here at Loving The Layover, we understand that traveling requires a lot of time. For those of us who are limited to long weekends and 2 weeks of vacation, seeing the world can feel impossible. But we haven’t let our busy schedules keep us from doing what we love most—traveling together!
We’ve created this blog so that you can do the same.
Whether its booking a perfect day trip or making the most out of your weekend, we are here to help you embrace every moment of travel…even the layovers!
Like most travelers, we found our international travel plans turned upside by the pandemic, but we didn’t let our circumstances stop us from exploring our own backyard! This summer, we were lucky enough to be able to take a road trip to a few National Parks on the west side of the US. Our trip …
As we begin venturing out again, we are constantly looking for outdoor activities that can be enjoyed at a safe social distance from other travelers. On our most recent trip to Tahoe, we found that Tahoe Treetop Adventure Park fit the bill perfectly! Their easy to use online reservation system ensured large crowds didn’t gather …
When you envision California’s wine country, you might dream of a train tour through the rolling hills of Napa, or dreamy bed and breakfast in Sonoma. Although we love visiting these award winning valleys, we would like to share some of our favorite wineries in a different region: Livermore! The Livermore Valley is less than …
Who’s behind “Loving the Layover”? Great question! We are two Californians who are determined to see the world and experience amazing hospitality along the way. Unlike some lucky bloggers who have been able to quit their day jobs to travel, we still hold normal 9-5’s. In our spare time, we find new adventures wherever we can. When we’re not traveling internationally, you’ll find us spending time outdoors, enjoying the beauty of Northern California.
To help you navigate, we have separated our blog into four main sections:
Travel Tips – This section compiles all of the travel do’s and don’ts we wish we would have known before packing our bags!
In 24 Hours – Here you will find itineraries and tips on how to visit specific locations in just one day or less.
Food and Wine– Lots of people are self proclaimed foodies, but we’re serious gastronomy geeks! We both hold degrees in hospitality management along with a few other certifications in wine and spirits. Our fascination with food and it’s respective relationship to culture is what got us traveling together in the first place.
A Small World– Last but not least, we have a section detailing our advice for traveling to the different Disney Resorts all over the world. Because who doesn’t need to let out their inner kid once in awhile?