Harry Potter & The Cursed Child in NYC

Back in the Day…. I’m going to take you back quickly to 5th grade, for me. I was sitting in class and this one girl, Lauren, made mention that she was reading a new book series. You guessed it. It was Harry Potter… I heard the story plot she was raving about and kept thinking,…

10 Places to See While in Beijing… COUNTDOWN

10. Chinese Doctor  If you’ve never been to see a traditional Chinese doctor, it is an experience whether you choose to believe their practices or not. I remember walking in a school of medicine downtown Beijing with my mom (as part of a tour) and sitting waiting to this doctor to do a free consultation….

15 Things to Know if Visiting China

The stresses of planning for any trip can be a lot. Considerations to hotel, flight, food, and transportation are all things to consider prior to leaving. Especially, in China where the required visa forces you to have your trip booked in advance. Often times we forgot of the little nuances and cultural changes once we…

Guest Blog- Italy!

All About Italy! Guest Blogger: Jen Elmore Ever since Pinterest was created in 2010, I have spent countless hours scouring through the travel boards and daydreaming about the picturesque images of Italy. Every village looked like a postcard, every meal looked divine, and every dreamy little beach screamed romance. My husband and I finally booked…

A-Z Travel Tidbits To Take!

A: ppreciate your surroundings! The only regret I’ve ever had is not living in the moment when I’ve been at a place; often times I have a laundry list of places I want to visit and lose purpose of the whole point I’m there… to enjoy & create memories! B: ring layers when packing! Yes, it…

A Whole Trip in a Carry On!

I have inherited the name “Dora the Explorer,” not because I roam where ever my heart takes me, but because I’ve mastered the skill in packing a 2-week trip in a single carry-on. Yes, I know from people telling me… most peg me for a pre-madonna who would have not only carry-on(s), but several checked…

Do You Need a Travel Visa? Tips if You Do!

Although your passport takes you to 174 of the 195 countries in the world, what do you do when you want to visit one that doesn’t meet the mark? Apply for a visa! When I first started traveling it was easy to select places to go that required only a passport, I mean 174 countries…

Where to Go Next? Take a Quiz!

Everyone loves a good self-assessment quiz… so why not figure out where you should go next by taking one! As odd as this sounds, I’ve taken the quiz below whenever I was curious where I should go next… how about you try! Where to Go Next! If you’re ambitious, share where your location is by…

Next Stop…China. But, why?

I’ve always contemplated pinning up a map and throwing darts to decide where to go next. Well, wait, I did try that once but ended up being a small country in Europe that when I researched didn’t tickle my fancy, so I ditched the idea. Point is… there’s a reason for the places I pick to…

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I admit, I have two problems when it comes to my travel blog. First, it has been difficult to tell when I am going to post, because I have been solely posting after my recent trips which vary throughout the year. Second, I’ve been aiming my posts more toward my experiences, when a bigger passion…

2017 Top 10 Trip Countdown

At the end of each year, I have spent the time to reflect back to my personal growth, and a lot of it comes with lessons learned through trips, people I’ve met, time spent, and memories made. That said… here is my top 10 trip countdown! 10. Washington D.C. If looking to do a weekend…

Thought About a Life Coach? New Year Resolution Investing in You?!

I am not a good New Year’s resolution-er, is that even a word? You get the point. I am like millions of other people who have historically created meaningless goals going into the New Year, related to gym, food, and money. But like most, after I stop hitting my personal goals it becomes easier to…