PostsGeorge Town, Malaysia: A Fusion of Cultures, Food, and ArtFebruary 01, 2024Fuel your appetite in the best city in Southeast Asia for international cuisine by exploring gritty streets, nature trails, and floating villages.Singapore: A City Worth the Expensive Price Tag?December 10, 2023Plan an affordable trip to Singapore by visiting free attractions, eating at hawker centers, and exploring multicultural areas with temples.Top 15 Things to Do in Bangkok, ThailandNovember 26, 2023Awaken your senses in Bangkok by visiting iconic temples, eating tasty Thai cuisine, riding neon tuk tuks, and exploring the frenzy of Chinatown!Kastellorizo, Greece: A Pastel Island of DelightsOctober 14, 2023Ride the ferry from Kas, Turkey, to the Greek island of Kastellorizo to wander colorful streets, eat authentic cuisine, and swim with sea turtles.Kas, Turkey: A Sapphire of the Mediterranean SeaOctober 04, 2023Visit the postcard town of Kas to enjoy beautiful beaches, scuba diving, ancient Lycian ruins, and a day trip to the Greek island of Kastellorizo.Izmir, Turkey: The Gateway to Ephesus, Alaçatı, and ÇesmeSeptember 18, 2023Base yourself in Izmir, the underdog of Turkey, to visit picturesque towns with colorful vibes and the Greco-Roman archaeological site of Ephesus.Cappadocia: Things to Do in Turkey's Magical LandscapeAugust 29, 2023Stay in the town of Göreme to explore hiking trails full of fairy chimneys, ride in a sunrise hot air balloon, and admire vivid Byzantine frescoes.How to Visit Göbekli Tepe, Karahan Tepe, and Mount Nemrut in TurkeyAugust 05, 2023Organize a two-day road trip from Sanliurfa to explore three archaeological sites in southeastern Turkey via rental car with this DIY guide.The Best Things to Do in Istanbul, TurkeyJune 29, 2023Discover the historic city of Istanbul by visiting grand mosques, shopping in colorful bazaar markets, and sipping Turkish coffee at trendy cafés!San Blas Islands, Panama: An Unplugged Tropical EscapeJune 07, 2023Kick off your flip flops and relax in paradise with a San Blas Dreams multi-day tour to the San Blas Islands archipelago in the Caribbean Sea.Panama City, Panama: A Mix of History and ModernityMay 16, 2023Experience the magic of Panama City by wandering the colonial streets of Casco Viejo, visiting the Panama Canal, and tasting fresh ceviche.Costa Rica: The Ultimate Trip Bucket ListApril 29, 2023Planning a trip to Costa Rica? Find inspiration with this list of 20 activities including rainforest hikes, tours, whitewater rafting, and beaches!Review of Trogón Lodge - San Gerardo de Dota, Costa RicaApril 13, 2023Book a relaxing stay at Trogón Lodge and join a guided tour at dawn to search for vibrant Resplendent Quetzals in the mountainous cloud forest.Manuel Antonio National Park: Monkey See, Monkey DoMarch 28, 2023Costa Rica's most popular park offers visitors a chance to see baby monkeys, sloths, and iguanas face-to-face in a rainforest on the Pacific coast.The Emerald Playground of La Fortuna, Costa RicaMarch 14, 2023A trip to Costa Rica isn't complete without a visit to La Fortuna! Relax in hot springs, hike rainforest trails, and search for frogs at night.Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve: A New PerspectiveFebruary 20, 2023Take your love of nature to misty heights with a visit to the rainforest of Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve in Monteverde, Costa Rica.Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve: An Enchanting WonderlandFebruary 04, 2023Immerse yourself in the rainforest of Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve in Monteverde, Costa Rica, to discover unique animals, plants, and insects.Curi-Cancha Reserve: The Best Spot for Birdwatching in Costa RicaJanuary 21, 2023Plan a visit to the Curi-Cancha Reserve to encounter colorful birds in the cloud forests of Monteverde with this guide featuring helpful tips.Nicaragua: A Dance of Colonial Cities and VolcanoesJanuary 09, 2023Looking for a colorful road less traveled in Central America? Head to León, Granada, and Ometepe to experience a cultural landscape ideal for adventure. Scuba Diving in the Bay Islands: Utila and RoatánDecember 17, 2022Descend beneath the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Honduras and become a PADI Open Water certified scuba diver with Underwater Vision.The Maya Sculptural Splendor of Copán RuinsNovember 28, 2022Explore the ancient Maya site of Copán in western Honduras with this comprehensive guide featuring history and logistics.El Salvador: The Black Sheep of Central America?November 12, 2022Trying to decide if El Salvador is worth a trip? Adventurers, surfers, and art lovers will appreciate this underrated country in Central America.Antigua, Guatemala: A Rich Blend of TraditionsOctober 29, 2022Wander with a cup of coffee in the colonial city of Antigua in between day trips to active volcanoes, Maya ruins, and vibrant markets.Acatenango and Fuego Volcanoes: Overnight Hike with OX ExpeditionsOctober 06, 2022Test your endurance with a guided summit hike up two active volcanoes to see frequent lava eruptions and epic sunrise views in Antigua, Guatemala.Chichicastenango Market: A Colorful Feast for the SensesSeptember 20, 2022Discover authentic Guatemalan souvenirs, such as embroidered textiles, in the numerous vendor stalls of the largest market in Central America.A Visitor's Guide to the Maya Ruins of TikalSeptember 14, 2022Plan a trip to the ancient Maya city of Tikal deep in the jungle of northern Guatemala with this guide featuring logistics, history, and helpful tips.Top 10 Attractions in BelizeAugust 28, 2022Organize the ultimate outdoor adventure in Belize with jungle reserves, Maya ruins, breathtaking snorkeling, Caribbean sailing, and otherworldly cave systems.The Island Paradise of Caye Caulker, BelizeAugust 06, 2022If grilled lobster, epic snorkeling, and Kriol culture sound like a great combination, head to the colorful island of Caye Caulker for a relaxing getaway.A Tale of Two Islands: Holbox and CozumelJuly 09, 2022Experience thrilling scooter rides, delicious restaurants, picturesque beaches, and turquoise ocean vistas on the islands of Holbox and Cozumel in Mexico.Valladolid, Mexico: The Pearl of the YucatánJune 22, 2022The magical town of Valladolid will invigorate your spirit with awe-inspiring cenotes, dazzling culture, and wonderful day trips including the Maya site of Chichén Itzá.Campeche, Mexico: Pirates and PastelsJune 07, 2022Set a course for the seaside colonial city of Campeche to explore artillery fortifications, walk pastel colored streets, and climb the Maya ruins of Edzna. Exploring the Ancient Maya Ruins of PalenqueMay 10, 2022Plan a visit to the ancient Maya city of Palenque nestled in the rainforest of Chiapas, Mexico with this guide covering history, logistics, and helpful tips.The Oaxaca Coast: 5 Must-Visit Beach TownsApril 26, 2022Looking for unspoiled beaches with laid-back vibes? Check out Zipolite, San Agustinillo, Mazunte, Puerto Escondido, and Huatulco along the Pacific Coast of Mexico.Oaxaca City, Mexico: Artisans, Mole, and a 3,000 Year Old TreeApril 02, 2022Immerse yourself in the beautiful culture of Mexico with the flavorful cuisine, handicrafts, natural wonders, and ancient Zapotec ruins of Oaxaca City.Mexico City: Itinerary for 3, 5, or 7 DaysMarch 17, 2022Whether you have a few days or one week in Mexico City, this guide will help you plan the ultimate trip to explore unique attractions and neighborhoods.A Visitor's Guide to the Teotihuacán PyramidsMarch 02, 2022Plan an affordable day trip from Mexico City to the ancient pyramid complex of Teotihuacán with this comprehensive guide featuring history and logistics. Guanajuato, Mexico: A Colorful Colonial ExperienceFebruary 20, 2022Step back in time with a visit to Guanajuato to see vibrant colonial architecture, quaint cobblestone streets, and traditional musical callejoneadas.Top Places to Visit in Guadalajara, MexicoFebruary 13, 2022Guadalajara is one of the largest metropolitan areas in Mexico and its neighboring cities of Zapopan, Tlaquepaque, and Tequila offer plenty of attractions.Cabo San Lucas, Mexico: Activities and Food GuideFebruary 04, 2022Cabo San Lucas is a popular resort playground ideal for tourists looking for ocean adventures, bustling nightlife, fresh ceviche, and golden beaches.Review of The Bungalows Hotel - Cabo San Lucas, MexicoJanuary 28, 2022Recharge at this cozy boutique hotel during your stay in the resort city of Cabo San Lucas with homemade breakfasts, lush gardens, and authentic decor.Discover Walker's Point in Milwaukee, WisconsinDecember 03, 2021Looking for a unique Milwaukee experience that stands up to the ever-popular Third Ward and Downtown neighborhoods? Check out Walker's Point for brick architecture, craft breweries, and antique shops.The 10 BEST Restaurants in Galveston, TexasNovember 03, 2021Visiting Galveston for a beach day or family vacation? I've got you covered on where to eat and drink with my favorite spots on the island.Top 5 Attractions in Houston, TexasOctober 14, 2021Welcome to the concrete jungle! The fourth largest city in the United States has a variety of attractions including an impressive museum district, year-round sporting events, and spacious parks.Riot Fest: Calling All Music FansSeptember 22, 2021Chicago's annual three-day Riot Fest brings together artists and bands from alternative, punk, rock, and hip hop genres to create a music festival unlike any other. 5 Must-Do Summer Outdoor Activities in IdahoAugust 17, 2021Ready for some outdoor adventures that will take your breath away and invigorate your spirit? Consider an unforgettable trip exploring the natural attractions of Idaho.Idaho's Kirkham and Goldbug Hot SpringsAugust 01, 2021Idaho boasts some of the most pristine geothermal hot springs in the country with varying temperatures perfect for a soothing soak.Idaho Vineyards: Tasting the Sunnyslope Wine TrailJuly 14, 2021If sunshine, charcuterie boards, and delightful libations sound like a great combination, head to the Snake River Valley for a relaxing afternoon of wine tasting.Boise, Idaho: Downtown Day GuideJune 30, 2021The downtown vibe of Boise has a small city feel, but packs a punch with its unique boutiques, vibrant restaurants, and accessible green spaces.Wedding Guest Attire: 10 Do's & Don'tsJune 13, 2021Having trouble deciding on whether your wedding guest outfit is just right? Make a great impression by following these helpful tips.Austin, Texas: Weekend GetawayJune 02, 2021Visiting the land of longhorns and BBQ for the weekend? I've got you covered with a two-day itinerary full of my top Austin attractions and restaurants.Patriotic Outfits: Memorial Day & July 4thMay 15, 2021Show your American spirit this summer with a stylish red, white, and blue outfit perfect for two patriotic holidays: Memorial Day and Independence Day.Temples of Southern EgyptMay 03, 2021Explore ancient temples along the Nile River in Edfu, Kom Ombo, Aswan, and Abu Simbel to see majestic architecture once lost to the sands of time.Nile River Cruise - MS Sonesta St. George IApril 18, 2021Sail along the Nile River aboard a luxury cruise ship in southern Egypt to experience an itinerary full of ancient sites and picturesque landscapes!Top 10 Attractions in Luxor, EgyptApril 05, 2021A trip to Egypt isn't complete without a visit to Luxor; one of the best open-air museums in the world! Soar high above the Nile River in a hot air balloon, descend into painted rock cut tombs, and explore grand temples. DIY: Outdoor Patio Furniture MakeoverMarch 23, 2021Does your patio furniture need a DIY makeover? Add a splash of colorful paint and eye-catching cushions to transform your outdoor area into a playful oasis. Review of Sunrise Grand Select Arabian Beach Resort - Sharm El Sheikh, EgyptMarch 10, 2021Looking for a five-star all-inclusive beach resort on the Red Sea? Sharm El Sheikh is an unforgettable vacation destination with its diverse coral reefs and unique desert landscapes. Cairo, Egypt: Three Day ItineraryFebruary 23, 2021Ready to visit one of the most adventurous places on Earth?! Egypt is a feast for the senses with its ancient wonders, hearty cuisine, and chaotic streets.Travel during COVID-19: How to Plan for EgyptFebruary 10, 2021Wait...traveling?! During a pandemic?! ARE YOU NUTS?! Social distancing isn't a problem when you are the only one walking through ancient Egyptian temples.Pink Pumps for Valentine's DayFebruary 04, 2021Desire to be pretty in pink? I styled a few outfits featuring pink satin Badgley Mischka pumps to get you ready for your Valentine's Day date night!DIY: Let's Revamp Gift BasketsDecember 11, 2020Trying to find the perfect gift for a friend, coworker, or significant other? Do it yourself and create a colorful gift that will leave a lasting impression.Fall Looks: My Top 5September 29, 2020This fall season I'm into chic blazers and flowing feminine dresses, but I will always adore a thick plush sweater. Is there anything more cozy?Bridal Shower: She Found Her Main SqueezeAugust 20, 2020Looking to host a bridal shower with pops of color and natural elements? "She Found Her Main Squeeze" is a theme with a variety of unique decor and menu possibilities.Summer Style: Six OutfitsJuly 17, 2020Searching for fresh summer outfit ideas for your next bridal shower, bachelorette party, or family picnic? Fun patterns and textures are all you need to achieve the perfect look. Europe - LogisticsJune 10, 2020Planning a trip to Europe with an organized timeline and budget doesn't have to be overwhelming. Use these simple steps to help you navigate travel logistics.Europe Travel Packing GuideMay 01, 2020Packing the ideal wardrobe for your trip to Europe doesn't have to be an overwhelming experience. Get it right with these 10 simple tips.5 Ways to Style Leopard MulesMarch 18, 2020Looking for a new addition to your wardrobe that will never go out of style? Leopard mules can be paired with a variety of refined outfits ideal for spring. Krakow, Poland: Pass the PierogiFebruary 19, 2020Krakow is an Eastern European city full of WWII history, unique cuisine, and relaxed charm. Check out my three-day itinerary for worthwhile things to experience during your visit. Top 10 Attractions in Budapest, HungaryJanuary 21, 2020Journey to the colorful city of Budapest to experience relaxing thermal hot-springs, paprika infused cuisine, and eclectic ruin bars with a Bohemian twist.An Enchanting Ride in Bratislava, SlovakiaJanuary 01, 2020In search of an Eastern European city off the beaten path? Bratislava is a delightful travel destination ideal for a two-day visit.A Double Take in Vienna, AustriaDecember 12, 2019In search of regal palaces, art museums, and historic cafes? Vienna is a posh city offering European culture with a modern twist. Friendsgiving: Gobble 'til you WobbleNovember 30, 2019Show your friends how much you appreciate them this holiday season by hosting a Friendsgiving! Keep it simple with flavorful appetizers and fall inspired cocktails.Hallstatt, Austria: Beyond the FairytaleNovember 14, 2019The postcard town of Hallstatt is known for its salt mines, breathtaking mountains, and tranquil lake. Check out my tips for a pleasant travel experience. Sounds of Salzburg, AustriaNovember 05, 2019Looking for adventurous activities in Salzburg? The third city of our backpacking trip through Eastern Europe was full of stunning landscapes, hikes, and bike rides.Two Days in Nuremberg, GermanyNovember 02, 2019The Bavarian city of Nuremberg is a worthwhile destination for its sausages, medieval half-timbered architecture, and Renaissance artist Albrecht Durer.Top 10 Attractions in Prague, Czech RepublicOctober 26, 2019Looking for amazing things to do in Prague? Here are my top 10 picks after visiting the city during a three-week backpacking trip across Eastern Europe.A Weekend in New OrleansJune 23, 2019New Orleans is a worthy destination for your travel bucket list. The music, architecture, cuisine, and unique history blend together for an amazing weekend trip!Joy to the ClosetApril 07, 2019Do you need to press the reset button on your wardrobe? The Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, inspired me to organize our walk-in closet using her helpful methods.Seattle Getaway - Full ItineraryMarch 01, 2019Seattle is a walkable coastal destination with a variety of fun activities and tasty food. Check out my four day itinerary to help you plan a trip to the Emerald City. 10 Fitness Tips and TricksJanuary 19, 2019Falling short of achieving your fitness goals? Kickstart your journey with these 10 steps to get you mind and body back on track for success.