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The Ultimate Guide to Iceland’s Golden Circle
Iceland | Adventure Travel | Europe | Road Trips

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland’s Golden Circle

I am over-the-moon happy that a place like Iceland’s Golden Circle exists on this planet. Over-exaggeration? I think not…some of the landscapes really look like they belong on the moon (or maybe that’s just the Florida girl in me). For someone accustomed to white sandy beaches and flat land as far as the eye can…

How to get Fat, Drunk, and Happy in Belgium: 8 Unique Things to do in Bruges
Belgium | City Breaks | Europe

How to get Fat, Drunk, and Happy in Belgium: 8 Unique Things to do in Bruges

I was originally going to title this post “8 Awesome things to do in Bruges,” because that would have been an extremely accurate title. Then (possibly after a glass of wine), I decided to spice it up and go with how the city made me feel – fat, drunk, and oh so happy. Without further…

5 Top Photo Spots: Where to Take Stunning Photos in Florence, Italy
Italy | City Breaks | Europe | Photo Guides

5 Top Photo Spots: Where to Take Stunning Photos in Florence, Italy

Whenever I travel to new destinations, I always like to research cool photo ops ahead of time. Where’s the best place to get a shot of the city’s top highlights? What hidden gems does the city offer that you might not stumble upon just wandering around? This helps me get started, and after I get…

Bucket List: 14 Must-Do Activities in Venice, Italy
Italy | City Breaks | Europe

Bucket List: 14 Must-Do Activities in Venice, Italy

Whoever said that the best things in life are free was probably referring to getting lost in the cobbled maze of Venice, Italy. Just strolling through this magical city was one of my favorite parts of visiting Venice. If you have a few days in the city, check out my guide for best tourist attractions…

Washington DC like a Local: 12 Things to Do for First Timers
Washington DC | City Breaks | North America | USA | Weekend Getaways

Washington DC like a Local: 12 Things to Do for First Timers

With summer fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to visit none other than Washington, DC! I lived amidst the politicians and deal makers in our nation’s capital for a year, so here’s the inside scoop: check out the top attractions in Washington DC that you absolutely cannot miss. We’re going to start with the super…

14 Top Tourist Attractions in New Orleans: A First-Timer’s Guide
Louisiana | City Breaks | North America | USA | Weekend Getaways

14 Top Tourist Attractions in New Orleans: A First-Timer’s Guide

The Big Easy is easy on fun: from steamboat rides on the Mississippi to guzzling Hand Grenades on Bourbon Street to elegant Southern mansions, New Orleans has it all. Whether you only have a weekend or a full week, make sure you hit these top tourist attractions in New Orleans! For Americans, New Orleans is…

3 Days in Switzerland: Your Perfect Itinerary
Switzerland | Adventure Travel | Europe

3 Days in Switzerland: Your Perfect Itinerary

Alright friends, I’m going to go ahead and save you some time. You should probably just start googling flights to Switzerland right this minute.  Trust me, I’m not being presumptuous—Switzerland really just is all it’s cracked up to be. After reading through my guide on what to do with 3 days in Switzerland, you’ll have…

A Beginner’s Guide: 15 Top Attractions in Charleston, SC
North America | City Breaks | South Carolina | USA | Weekend Getaways

A Beginner’s Guide: 15 Top Attractions in Charleston, SC

Charleston, South Carolina is a city like no other. Located in the heart of the South, Charleston is home to picturesque cobblestone streets, stately pastel mansions, and horse drawn carriages. Entering the city, I felt like I had emerged from a time machine, peering into a world of centuries past. If you’re looking for a…

3 Days in San Francisco: The Ultimate Itinerary
North America | California | City Breaks | USA | Weekend Getaways

3 Days in San Francisco: The Ultimate Itinerary

As soon as I made it into the city, I knew I was in trouble. I had barely been there 30 minutes, and San Francisco already had me. I’m not sure precisely what it was—maybe the steep hills filled with picturesque houses, the happy vibes I got from its inhabitants, or possibly the little boutiques…

Ziplines, Caves, and Ancient Ruins – This is San Ignacio!
Belize | Adventure Travel | Central America

Ziplines, Caves, and Ancient Ruins – This is San Ignacio!

“I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.” This need to explore the world is exactly what led me to spending 3 days in San Ignacio, Belize. Read on for all of the amazing adventures to experience and top things to do in San Ignacio, Belize. Xunantunich Maya Ruin Visit Xunantunich,…

You Better Belize It: 10 Cool Things to Do in Caye Caulker
Central America | Belize | Island Life

You Better Belize It: 10 Cool Things to Do in Caye Caulker

So you’ve booked your trip to Belize and made the best decision of your life…you’re going to Caye Caulker. Now all you have to figure out are the best things to do in Caye Caulker. No fear, I have you covered! Read along and explore the essential things to do in Caye Caulker and how…

Why Cinque Terre Should be on Your Bucket List
Europe | Bucket List | Italy

Why Cinque Terre Should be on Your Bucket List

Cinque Terre lies along a beautifully rugged stretch of coastline in the Italian Riviera, and looks like it’s ripped straight from a picture book. The five villages boast vibrant terraces overflowing with blooming bougainvillea, fishing boats painted in bright blues and reds, and steep cobblestone streets where the smell of pizza intermingles with the fresh…

St Barts: Playground of the Rich & Famous
St. Barts | Caribbean | Island Life | Weekend Getaways

St Barts: Playground of the Rich & Famous

Welcome to St Barts, where the rich come to frolic amidst crystal clear water, deserted white sand beaches, and lavish villas boasting insane panoramas. Somehow I was able to sneak in, and let me tell you, it was luxurious and absurdly gorgeous…I can see why they want to keep it for themselves. Read on for…