• Pin Map Highlights – Icing Smiles

    An underlying premise of the uencounter.me pin map platform is the element of serendipitous discovery (accidentally finding something you weren’t necessarily looking for).  It was complete serendipity that connected us to Icing Smiles when we first announced that we would offer complimentary […]



      • In Honor of Liam

        This post is a story that not only impacted me deeply on a personal level, but serves as a wonderful example of how a geographical representation of love and support can be powerful in its own right. It was difficult to decide […]


        • Pin Map Highlights – Cambridge, Maryland

          Cambridge, Maryland is a quaint little town tucked away on the Western side of the Eastern shore that has deep roots in Colonial America. It sits at a major bend on highway 50, a dominant thoroughfare leading from the Baltimore / Washington […]


          • Founder’s Reflection – Wendy’s Story

            This blog originated as a venue to share the creative energy behind the development of uencounter.me and has morphed into a collection of travel stories, partner introductions, and posts that demonstrate the value of people we meet in our personal journeys. This […]


            • Partner Series – This Gives Me Hope

              Uencounter.me has partnered with a number of travel bloggers who share our core values of integrity, honesty, and transparency.  Over the next several months, we are highlighting them in our Partner Series. We hope this allows you to get to know them better and […]


              • Hidden Gems Worth Fitting into your Itinerary

                With Summer approaching, people around the world are looking forward to their travel plans, which were often booked months in advance. Now that the reality of a few days away draws closer on the calendar, daydreams of wide open beaches or quiet […]


                • Partner Series – Travel With Kat

                  Uencounter.me has partnered with a number of travel bloggers who share our core values of integrity, honesty, and transparency.  Over the next several months, we will be highlighting them in our Partner Series. We hope this allows you to get to know […]


                  • Learning to Love Travel

                    I cannot remember exactly when I fell in love with traveling. It may have been when my father taught me that taking a different road each time we went somewhere was a thrilling adventure. It might have been when our family went […]