Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

Top 10 Things to do in Lompoc, CA

In my mind, California’s central coast is one of the most beautiful and underrated regions in the state. When my husband and I had the chance to visit Lompoc one weekend with Explore Lompoc, we jumped at the opportunity! This area was first inhabited by the native Chumash people, and the name “Lompoc” is derived… Continue reading Top 10 Things to do in Lompoc, CA

Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

The Ultimate Santa Barbara Weekend Getaway

Known as the American Riviera, Santa Barbara is a quintessential California coastal city filled with natural wonders and Spanish-style architectural charm. Whether for a fun girls’ trip or a romantic couples’ escape, you can bet Santa Barbara will be the perfect place to spend a relaxing weekend. Assuming you're driving up from Los Angeles, Santa… Continue reading The Ultimate Santa Barbara Weekend Getaway

Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

Hotel Review: Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Few things make me sing, “California, here we come,” more than driving up the 101 to Santa Barbara. The ocean views, swaying palm trees and blue skies will draw you in, but staying at a place like the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort really seals the deal and makes you never want to leave this… Continue reading Hotel Review: Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

24 Hours in Death Valley National Park

I am so excited to share with you guys about Death Valley, and truly don’t know why it took me so long to finally visit. We were only here for 24 hours, but even so, this strange destination left such an impact on me. Few places have made me feel more like I’m on another… Continue reading 24 Hours in Death Valley National Park

Lifestyle, Peru, South America, Travel

Hotel Review: Skylodge Adventure Suites

If you’ve ever wanted to sleep suspended high up from a cliff in a transparent pod, look no further. Tucked away in the Sacred Valley of Peru and just a couple hours drive away from Cusco, this one-of-a-kind experience will take you cliffside above the Urubamba River. Chances are you’ve seen this unique hotel somewhere… Continue reading Hotel Review: Skylodge Adventure Suites

Australia, Fashion, Lifestyle, Travel

Top 10 Australia Instagram Spots

Okay, let me start off by saying I am FULLY aware I  haven't even scratched the surface of this beautiful country. From vibrant, iconic cities and tall mountains to stunning beaches and cascading waterfalls, Australia has something for everyone. And don’t even get me started on their cute, unique animals (quokkas, anyone?)! I am dying… Continue reading Top 10 Australia Instagram Spots

Hawaii, Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

10 Tips for Driving Maui’s Road to Hana

No trip to Maui is complete without embarking on the iconic drive along the Road to Hana. Boasting 59 bridges and 620 curves in just 42 miles, the Hana Highway is a precarious drive that is not for the fainthearted. I’m lucky that my husband is an excellent driver and didn’t bat an eye at… Continue reading 10 Tips for Driving Maui’s Road to Hana

Hawaii, Lifestyle, North America, Travel, USA

2.5 Days on the Big Island of Hawai’i

If you live in California, what do you do with a long weekend? Go to Hawai’i, of course! Jokes, most people in California don’t do this, either. But they should!! We found cheap direct flights to the Big Island from Los Angeles, and we figured, why not? If you keep saying you won’t go somewhere… Continue reading 2.5 Days on the Big Island of Hawai’i

Europe, France, Lifestyle, Paris, Travel

3 Days in Paris

At long last, finally a blog post about my favorite landlocked city in the world!  (Yes, I know that’s oddly specific.) We went to Paris as the last stop in our 2-week whirlwind honeymoon of 12 cities, eight flights and six ferries.  What better place to end a honeymoon than in the city of love?… Continue reading 3 Days in Paris

Europe, Greece, Lifestyle, Rhodes, Travel

A Day in Rhodes, Greece

Hi Everyone!!! This post is reaaallllly overdue, but I want to tell you all about this beautiful and thoroughly underrated Greek island that quickly became one of my favorites. First off, we really did not have enough time there, but we made the most of the time we did have.  This was our first island… Continue reading A Day in Rhodes, Greece