As an avid traveler, I’ve been to some pretty cool destinations and seen some of the world’s most iconic sites. I’ve walked the Great Wall of China, stood next to Christ the Redeemer, and hiked the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. As a young traveler, I was eager to check off as many far off… Continue reading Get Inspired 3 Reasons to take a Road Trip.
Set in the Mayan jungle, Tulum is one of Mexico’s trendiest beach towns. It’s located in the Yucatan, along the Caribbean coast. Travelers come to this famed beach town to explore the Mayan ruins, swim in the cenotes and leisurely cruise around town on bikes. My recent visit to this well-known spot was short, and… Continue reading How to Spend a Leisurely Day in Tulum
Cancun has long been known as the most famous beach destination in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. Year-round, tourists flock to Cancun for its stunning Caribbean waters, all-inclusive resorts, and wild nightlife. My first visit to this Mexican hot spot was to celebrate my college graduation. My days were spent sunbathing by the pool… Continue reading How to Spend 3 Blissful Days on Isla Mujeres.
To Travel Is to Be Fearless It takes a lot of courage to step out of the comforts of your home, to step away from all that is safe and familiar. From the moment you board that airplane, you embark on an adventure into the unknown, traveling to destinations where you won’t know the language,… Continue reading No Cliches, I Swear: 5 Things I Learned from Traveling the World
One of my favorite things about living in a city such as Los Angeles is the endless amount of street art sprinkled throughout the city. Whether you are looking for an instagram worthy shot or simply want to take in some creative works of art, Los Angeles is covered with messages of inspiration, love, peace… Continue reading LA Street Art and Why I Love it!
I arrived in Rio a few days before one of the biggest parties in the world, Carnival. I was staying in a condo in the neighborhood known as the “little Paris” of Rio, Ipanema and was within walking distance to its famed Zona Sul beaches. The neighborhood was charming with a juice stand around the… Continue reading 7 Days of Beach lounging, Samba & Caipirinhas.
Arriving on the Belizean island of Caye Caulker was like stepping into paradise. I arrived after a 45-minute boat ride on some of the bluest waters I’ve ever seen. I hadn’t even stepped off the boat when one of the boat operators in an island accent said to me, “welcome to Caye Caulker my sweet,… Continue reading How to Spend 4 Days on Caye Caulker, Go Slow.
I feel like the city of Bangkok is a rite of passage when one visits Southeast Asia. It offers an array of activities for any type of traveler: From the humble backpacker to those craving over the top luxurious accommodations. Foodies fall in love with the street food scene and shopaholics will find everything from… Continue reading How I Explored Bangkok on the Day of the Loy Krathong Festival
Visiting the Christmas markets of Berlin, Prague and Budapest was a magical experience. Tents are covered in lights. Holiday music is playing. The streets are filled with locals and tourists alike enjoying mulled wine, bratwurst and an assortment of sweets. Berlin’s Christmas markets were the 1st of the three cities I visited. Welhnachts Zauber market… Continue reading Exploring 3 of Europe’s Holiday Markets