Category: Destination Guides

Planning a trip and want destination specific advice? Start here! These are all the posts I have made about specific places I have visited. Peruse packing lists, do’s and don’ts for locations, and learn about what makes some places extra special. These are all the destination guides I have written and I will be constantly adding more!

10 Experiences You Can’t Miss in Paris

Paris has to be one of my favourite cities in Europe (possibly in the world). Lately, I have been looking through some pictures from my past travels and was reminiscing on the last time I was in Paris. I realised I never got around to posting about that trip so …

Top Places to Eat in Manchester, England

As many of you know, I was fortunate enough to spend a year in Manchester, England while earning my Master’s degree. When I first moved to Manchester in September 2015, I honestly was not a fan of the city. At first look, it seemed like a smaller, less interesting, and …

Five Reasons to Visit New York City ASAP

Hi everyone! As those of you follow me on Instagram know, I recently made a big move from Florida to New York City for a new job and I took a short break from posting in that time but I’m back and thought this would be the perfect post to …

European Cities to Avoid in the Summer

Summer is considered the high season of travel for a lot of reasons. Kids are out of school, the weather is great and people are on the hunt for adventure! One of my favorite places to spend the summer months is Europe, but there are certain cities I avoid at …

The Best Cities in Europe to Visit in the Summer

Summer is consistently considered to be the peak travel season. The kids are out of school, the weather is nice, and it just seems to be the perfect time to take that trip you have been wanting to take for a while! Now, if that trip you are taking is …

4 Reasons to Visit the Big Island of Hawaii Now

Getting the chance to visit the Big Island of Hawaii this month was one of the most amazing travel experiences I have had thus far. The island is insanely beautiful and diverse! One minute you are in lush green forests, then a valley or a black sand beach. Even better …

The Hilton Waikoloa Village Day Pass

Note: This post contains affiliate links. Read my disclosure policy here. Have you ever wanted to enjoy the amenities of a hotel without the cost of staying there overnight? The Hilton Waikoloa Village offers a day pass that lets you do just that! As a self-proclaimed princess, I do enjoy the finer …

4 Free Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii

When we started planning our Hawaii trip, my sister was constantly reminding me to not be shocked by the cost of everything. We may have found a great deal on our flights(read more here), but the rest of the trip could be pricey. I was sure that everything we did …

3 Amazing Hikes on the Big Island of Hawaii

Our trip to Hawaii ended up being more hiking days than beach days, which was actually great. We were able to do three amazing hikes on different parts of the island to see some really cool things. The hikes varied in length from less than a mile to 6 miles …

5 London Theater Ticket Hacks

I LOVE having the opportunity to see theater shows live and have been very fortunate to see a decent number of shows. In London alone, I have seen Wicked, Once, Mamma Mia, Les Miserables, The Book of Mormon and Hamilton on the West End and A Midsummer Night’s Dream and …

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