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Travel Hacks: Photo Storage and Sharing

Travel Hacks: Photo Storage and Sharing

Our last week of the travel hack series appropriately relates to the post-travel goodies! This post is all about some hacks that we use for storing photos and saving photos. We’ve also added some bonus hacks for bringing home meaningful (and cheap) souvenirs. We are definitely not professional photographers but we love flipping through our pictures to reminisce. We also love to share them with family and friends. Our NUMBERO UNO photo resource is, you guessed it, GOOGLE PHOTOS. Photo…

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Travel Hacks: How to Get the Best Hotel Rates

Travel Hacks: How to Get the Best Hotel Rates

Travel Hacks: How to Get the Best Hotel Rates Whether it’s a five star resort or a cheap motel, booking hotels is just kind of a crap shoot. It’s always hard to know if you’re getting a good deal. Not to mention, those Yelp pictures of stained sheets or dirty bathrooms are hard to ignore. All of this noise leaves you second guessing your decision and procrastinating the purchase. Needless to say, we all face these same issues. I am…

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Travel Hacks: Why You Should Travel with a Sheet

Travel Hacks: Why You Should Travel with a Sheet

As part of our “Travel Hack” series, we wanted to discuss one of our favorite packing tips. This packing travel hack is kind of unusual but hear us out. During our trip to France, we took a bed sheet. We both only traveled carry ons but one of our “must haves” was a queen sized cotton sheet. These are some reasons why a bed sheet is going on every trip with us from now on. Napping in Parks One of…

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Travel Hacks for Google Maps

Travel Hacks for Google Maps

Travel Hacks Series: Google Maps NEW POST SERIES ALERT! This month, it will be all about Travel Hacks. We will be posting once per week about some budget-saving tricks that we have found handy during our travels. While we don’t claim to be experts, we just wanted to share some things that work for us! Tom and I are self-proclaimed map lovers. We love Google Maps and often find ourselves zooming in and out just daydreaming about faraway locations or…

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The Concept

The Concept

Why Picnic Wednesday? Hi, we’re Kristin and Tom! We started this site to share the concept that began during the Spring of 2016.  A little about us: we’re two working young professionals in our mid-twenties living in Boston, MA. We love to travel, be spontaneous, eat, drink, and are always on a quest for a good deal and a great time. Our First Picnic Tired of the monotonous work week and wanting a cheap date night, we decided one fateful Wednesday…

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