/Keith Paul

About Keith Paul

I'm an early retiree that now lives in Cuenca, Ecuador. I was an executive in Health Care Information Technology most of my career. My wife and I love to travel and have ventured all over the world. Now that we are retired, more adventures are on the horizon.

Croatia – Discovering My Croatian Ancestry For the First Time

Croatian Ancestry Tina and I like genealogy, and we have created a lengthy family tree for both our families. My roots on my mother’s side indicate that my great-grandparents were born in Croatia. Specifically, Delnice Croatia (pronounced Dél-Neet-Sa) located in the mountain region of Western Croatia. Since we were visiting Croatia, we decided to visit [...]

2018-10-08T09:14:54+00:00By |

Innovative Mens Cruise Wear-My Exciting Find That’s Good For All Travel

What clothes should you pack for cruise wear when you're going to spend your vacation on a ship? There’s always the obvious like shorts, swimsuit, sandals, t-shirt. But those things won’t suffice for all activities. What are you going to wear if it’s a little too cold for shorts or to get you into a [...]

2018-05-22T10:51:15+00:00By |

Airbnb Host – Unlock This Powerful Side Hustle to Early Retirement

Airbnb Host Wouldn’t it be great if you had something that could help you get closer to an early retirement? Something that could help you make extra money to put away towards a life of financial independence? If you own a house or an apartment, you could become an Airbnb host and list out the [...]

2018-03-27T11:44:47+00:00By |

Top 10 Most Valuable Travel Apps to Use While On Your Trip

Travel apps can really enhance the experience and ease of travel.  These travel apps are the ones you use when you're on your trip, not for the pre-planning. There are tons of travel apps to help you find the best airfare or the best hotel. These apps represent the most useful when you walk [...]

2018-03-19T16:14:38+00:00By |

Dingle Cooking and Pottery – Fantastic Things to do In Ireland

When you think of the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland, you probably don’t think of cooking schools and pottery making. Amongst this 30 mile outstretch of land once known only for its fishing lies two of the best things to do while visiting Dingle. The Dingle Cookery School and The Pottery Experience at Louis Mulcahy Pottery. [...]

2018-02-16T15:03:09+00:00By |

2017 Top 10 Ultimate Gadgets for the Traveler Gift Guide

We travel quite a bit and put all our travel gadgets in this gift guide to real-world tests. Usually, about 1/3 of them get replaced along the way because while they looked good in the ad, we find problems or challenges with using them in real life. Therefore our traveler gift guide contains tried and [...]

2017-11-14T13:40:15+00:00By |

Rent a Lighthouse on a Private Island for a Unique Adventure

Rent a Lighthouse Have you ever thought to rent a lighthouse on a private island instead of the typical hotel? Well, you can do just that in beautiful Maine. On our Maine adventure, we were fortunate enough to get a private tour of the Little River Lighthouse in Cutler Maine. Due to its private 15-acre [...]

2018-03-02T11:20:00+00:00By |

The Best Prince Edward Island Attraction – Fun with Falcons

When you think of a Prince Edward Island attraction, I bet you never thought of Falconry. But Falconry is alive and well at Island Falconry Services. Working with the birds was by far one of the best things we did during our time in PEI. Learning about these magnificent creatures as well as handling them [...]

2017-10-05T10:35:27+00:00By |

Best Travel Daypack – Lightweight & Safe With Pacsafe

Best Travel Daypack I found one of the best travel daypack that is not only lightweight but secure. I'll admit, I'm sort of a bag guy. I like good quality bags that have unique features that are really useful. My search for the best travel daypack was very specific. It had to be lightweight, pack [...]

2017-09-19T09:48:05+00:00By |

Playa Del Carmen Sea Turtles – How to Swim With

Once in a Lifetime Swimming with the Playa Del Carmen sea turtles is one of those "once in a lifetime" things you must do when in Playa Del Carmen Mexico. It's so simple to do it yourself, at your pace, and for a lot less money than a tour. I'm all for tours when it [...]

2018-09-19T06:58:43+00:00By |