A very special city in our France trip was Bordeaux. It is located in the southwestern region of the country and it is considered to be the wine industry capital of the world. Although a big city in terms of geographical area, most of the tourist attractions are in the center of the city. There are wine stores at almost every corner where you can pick up a few rare bottles and do some fun and casual wine tastings. Get your walking shoes ready, because you will be walking a lot! This two day itinerary is geared towards travelers who want to take things by foot to enjoy all the sites this beautiful city has to offer.Read More
Use this 4 days plan to experience the best that Paris has to offer and make sure you do not miss any of the important Paris Landmarks and attractions - museums, parks, churches and other must-see sights that the city of lights has to offer.Read More
Los Angeles is a city of stories. Whether you’ve grown up amongst the palms, packed up the trunk and moved bright-eyed to have your coming of age, or, learned to love the cityscape through the movie screen—certain visions reign supreme. The Hollywood Sign, the pink palace façade of the Beverly Hills Hotel, and the panoramic views from the Griffith Observatory are iconic sights long sealed in to our collective consciousness.Read More
Flying with just a carry-on can save tons of time and energy and help you avoid the risk of dealing with lost baggage or heavy suitcases. When you only have a small suitcase or backpack and a few pieces of clothing to work with, figuring out what to pack and how to plan outfits can be tricky. I am happy to say it’s also doable! Working from a capsule wardrobe is the best route. Choosing basic clothing items in neutral colors goes a long way for creating a variety of outfits with limited items. To help you prepare for your winter trip, here’s a list of must-have items to put in your suitcase or carry-on. I promise it’s so easy if you plan ahead.Read More
Puerto Rico isn’t just a pretty island devoid of personality — there is so much history and culture and art. While there are lots of cultural options all over the island, San Juan is the epicenter and an easy place to explore.A quick work trip took me to San Juan, read about my highlights!Read More
From Savannah’s oak-lined squares to its beautiful magnolia blossoms, Savannah must be the ultimate Southern town. If you’ve never traveled to the south you are in for a treat. Savannah is full of southern charm, beautiful homes, boutiques, and very friendly people. Here is my super quick guide for the “Hostess City of the South”Read More
A picturesque historical town set high in the Andes, Colombia‘s Villa de Leyva is one of the country’s top attractions and is home to some of its best preserved colonial architecture. Located a three-hour drive northeast from the capital Bogotá, the 16th-century cobbled streets, terracotta tile roofs and whitewashed buildings welcome visitors to this unique corner of the Boyacá department. Read on for my guide to the secrets of this rural gem.Read More
They say the best way to get a true sense of a city is to stroll around its street markets; and that statement couldn't be more true when it comes to visiting a market in London. Simply put, London is a city of markets. Dozens of bazaars populate the city’s streets, where stalls overflow with all kinds of goods, foods and general necessities. This posts highlights the 9 markets I visited while in London!Read More
Known for its music and arts, football and academics, Athens, GA is a city that is constantly progressing, while retaining a Southern, small-town feel that can’t be beat.Read More
Travelers looking for the next undiscovered, under-the-radar destination, pay attention. I collaborated with 10 travel bloggers to put together this list of the most under-rated cities of the USA. Locals from these cities largely feel like they’ve been overshadowed by neighboring cities, or dismissed as "flyover territory." What do you think of this list?Read More
More and more I am exploring (and loving!) the concept of a stay-cation since summer breaks aren’t a thing in my life anymore. While I LOVE going away for long weekends, I know that a full-out of town trip, between restaurants, hotels, transportation, travel costs add up fast.Read More
Toledo sits on a hill above the plains of Castilla- La Mancha. Only about 45 miles from the capital, Toledo is the perfect day trip while staying in Madrid. UNESCO declared Toledo a World Heritage Site in 1986 for its extensive monumental and cultural heritage. Let’s travel back in time to this fantastic medieval city!Read More
Let's talk about: MONTEVIDEO
The reason why I think Montevideo is such a special city is that it's small enough to walk around but big enough to have some great history, architecture and really cool pubs and restaurants. Most of the cities' interesting buildings and museums are in the Ciudad Vieja, west of Plaza Independencia.
A great city to explore with friends, plenty of bars and restaurants, and A TON of live music.
Here is a suggested 3-day itinerary and recommended spots for a great trip in the city of Nashville, TN!
A special post covering the must-visit spots in London for those first-time visitors! London is, by far, one of the most popular city destinations in the world. The city is quite big, so my recommendation is to at least spend 5 full days here. I think that five days will give you enough time to visit museums, well-known landmarks, and its historic architecture!Read More
I won’t even mention any of the beaches on the south-east coast – even though those are still beautiful and worth going to! I want to focus on six super fun and nice day activities when you visit South Florida. Even if you live here in Florida, I most definitely recommend any of these to do on the weekends! Sometimes we forget to be tourists in our towns. It's never too late to start.Read More