This year I got to take a road trip to Montenegro for my birthday and the entire journey there was a scenic route! With Dubrovnik, Croatia as our base for a week long vacation to the Dalmatian Coast, we rented a car and ventured outside of the city to explore other areas including Kotor, Montenegro. … More Explore Kotor: A Day Trip to Montenegro
Part 2: R&R at the Algarve After spending a couple of days in Lisbon we headed South to the Algarve, the southernmost region of Portugal! We rented a car and drove 2.5 hours from the capital city of Lisbon down to the lovely coastal town of Lagos, situated on the western edge of the Algarve. … More Portugal Girls Trip, Part 2: The Algarve
This time last year I was getting ready for a relaxing girls trip over the Labor Day holiday with my cousin who lives in Sweden. Even though we’re on opposite ends of the globe, we’ve been intentional about meeting up periodically for our beloved “cousin trips” around the world — the benefits of having a … More Portugal Girls Trip, Part 1: Lisbon or Bust
Solo travel has definitely been a hot topic lately with more and more people taking the leap! As a result, I’ve been getting a lot of inquiries about solo travel and I’m so excited that more and more of my friends are considering it as a way to travel and get out of their comfort … More Traveling Solo; How to be Bold and Take the Leap!
I traveled to Rome with my family and we covered all the major sites one would want to see in just 3 days! This was our first trip to Italy and we only had 1 week to explore 4 cities. Being efficient with our time was crucial, luckily, this is where my planning came in … More Travel Guide: Rome in 3 Days
Ingredients for a Memorable Trip Why recreate the wheel? If you have about a week in Maui and are up for some fun, below are my top activities and suggestions of things to do while on the island. I definitely had to budget for activities as it can add up (prices below) but my friends … More Maui: Where to Stay & What to Do
Five Lessons from Maui If you’re a planner like me you understand how much research and energy it can take to create the perfect itinerary. I’m the girl that creates spreadsheets to make sure all our options are covered and that we always know what we’re doing next. Well, maybe you’re not that extreme but … More How to Plan the Perfect Island Vacation
Take the Opportunity, Make a Plan. To some, travel seems out of reach, even impossible. For others it’s a way of life. For me, travel is a luxury and something I’ve come to know well but is also something I have been very intentional about in recent years, ever since moving to Los Angeles … More The Courage to Travel