Posts in GUIDES
THE PERFECT 4 DAY MAUI ITINERARY: WHERE TO STAY, PLAY AND EAT

Maui is the perfect island to begin your Hawaiian adventure! Whether your vacation goals include rest and relaxation or ultimate adventure, there’s something for everyone on this magical island. Planning to visit Maui soon? I’m sharing my complete 4 day travel itinerary with everything you’ll need to plan your upcoming trip!

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12 BEST THINGS TO DO IN LISBON, PORTUGAL

I spent a week exploring the charming city of Lisbon, Portugal and it easily became one of my favorite European destinations! Riding the historic trams, walking up and down the hilly cobblestone streets, admiring the breathtaking coastal views and chatting over fresh seafood with friendly locals are just a few things that make this city an easy travel destination for anyone looking for a good time!

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11 PICTURE-PERFECT VIEWS OF THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE IN SAN FRANCISCO

As the most photographed bridge in the world, the Golden Gate Bridge is San Francisco’s most popular landmark and is at the top of every visitor’s bucket list! If you didn’t take a picture of the Golden Gate Bridge, did you even go to San Francisco? Not to worry — I’ve rounded up a list of the best places to photograph this iconic structure!

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5 DAY WINTER ITINERARY TO BANFF AND LAKE LOUISE

A winter trip to Banff and Lake Louise has been on my travel bucket list for as long as I can remember. With stunning snow-covered landscapes, frozen lakes, and piping hot chocolate, there is an abundance of snowy activities for everyone If you’re visiting Banff & Lake Louise in the winter, here is a quick recap of my 5 Day Itinerary to help plan your trip to Alberta, Canada!

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HOW TO BOOK A DOG SLEDDING TOUR IN BANFF, CANADA

There is no shortage of magical winter activities in Banff, but if dogsledding is on your adventure bucket list, there’s no better place to do it than in Canada! I recently had the opportunity to check off so many bucket list experiences in Banff, including dog sledding through a winter wonderland and learning how to mush with Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours. It was truly one of the most incredible winter experiences I have ever had. Here’s everything you need to know before experiencing it for yourself!

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10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE VISITING THE SHEIKH ZAYED MOSQUE IN ABU DHABI

Should you find yourself in the United Arab Emirates, a trip to Abu Dhabi to see the iconic Sheikh Zayed Mosque is an absolute must. Being a place of religious worship, there are specific cultural guidelines that are observed out of respect. Here are all the answers to your top 10 questions and everything you need to know before you plan your visit!

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THE ULTIMATE WEEKEND GUIDE TO DOWNTOWN NAPA

I recently had the opportunity to visit Downtown Napa and had the most romantic little getaway with Shahzeb! On Friday night, we checked into our hotel and spent the weekend eating and exploring to our hearts’ content! Here’s my quick guide on where to stay, eat & play!

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SINTRA, PORTUGAL: THE COMPLETE DAY TRIP GUIDE TO FAIRYTALE CASTLES AND MORE

Sintra, Portugal is an easy and must-do day trip destination for anyone visiting Lisbon. Just 40 minutes from Lisbon, Sintra feels like a world of its own with its fairytale castles and intricate palaces. With so much to see and do, here’s a complete guide of places you cannot miss when you visit!

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9 INSTAGRAMMABLE HIDDEN GEMS IN SAN FRANCISCO

San Francisco is known around the world for its iconic landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island, but if you love discovering hidden gems when you travel then you must check out some of San Francisco's most picturesque spots off the beaten path.

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A QUICK TRAVEL GUIDE TO LAGOS, PORTUGAL

Lagos is one of the most popular and historic towns in the Algarve region and for good reason: it contains some of the region's best beaches and rock formations! The Algarve is a little slice of heaven located on Portugal's southern coast and offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon.

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THE ULTIMATE IGUAZU FALLS GUIDE: ARGENTINA AND BRAZIL

If you've got a thing for waterfalls, the world-famous Iguazu Falls in South America should definitely be on your travel bucket list! One of the New 7 Wonders of Nature, Igauzu Falls straddles the border of Argentina and Brazil, giving visitors the option of admiring this beauty from either country. Which side should you visit? Read on to find out!

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BEST BEACHES IN RIO DE JANEIRO

If you're visiting Rio, the the only Portuguese word you really need to memorize is praia, meaning "beach"! Rio de Janeiro is well known for its famous stretches of sand and decorative boardwalks, so it's a no-brainer why this seaside city in Brazil has captured the world's attention with its beautiful beaches. Choosing which beach to visit can be a bit overwhelming, as there are so many to pick from, with each one a bit different from the next.

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10 INSTAGRAMMABLE THINGS TO DO IN LAS VEGAS

Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" and has become one of the world's premiere travel destinations for good reason. If you thought Las Vegas wasn’t your scene, think again! Though Vegas is known for its fancy hotels and entertaining nightlife, there’s so much more to see, eat and do than you could ever have imagined. Think award-winning restaurants run by celebrated chefs, iconic spots to catch a view of the city, and unique outdoor adventures — all picture perfect to fill your weekend and your Instagram feed!

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FIRST TIMER'S GUIDE TO PORTLAND, OREGON

Portland, Oregon is one my favorite cities in the US — it's of those cities that has something for everyone. Whether you're a foodie, a coffee aficionado or an adventurer, you will definitely find what you're looking for. If you are visiting for the first time, there are a few must-do's to get the ultimate Portland experience and feel like a true Portlandian!

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8 INCREDIBLE EXPERIENCES TO HAVE IN ACAPULCO, MEXICO

I was recently invited to Acapulco, Mexico and had the opportunity to explore the city with the Acapulco Tourism Board. Located on Mexico's Pacific Coast, Acapulco is a beach resort town made famous in the 50's and 60's by celebrities such as Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley! With its luxurious beachside resorts, glitzy nightlife and delicious food, I knew there would be plenty to fall in love with. If you are visiting Mexico soon, here is a list of activities to help you explore the best of Acapulco!

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BEST COFEE SHOPS IN SAN FRANCISCO

There is no shortage of phenomenal coffee shops in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a coffee connoisseur, I've had my fair share of cups in the city. Whether you're searching for a place to sit down and unwind over a cup of joe or looking to taste the best third-wave coffee the city has to offer, there's something for everyone on this list of coffee shops in San Francisco.

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ULTIMATE SUMMER GUIDE TO SOUTH LAKE TAHOE

Lake Tahoe is known for its epic views and stunning scenery. Though you can’t go wrong no matter where you go or what you do, having a basic game plan will help you maximize your time here. If you're planning to visit South Lake Tahoe this summer, here's the ultimate travel guide with everything you need to know, including where to stay, eat and play!

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15 FANTASTIC THINGS TO DO IN TORONTO, CANADA

Recognized as one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world, Toronto is home to fascinating museums, artistic culture and an abundance of eateries. In addition to the popular tourist attractions that shouldn't be missed, this list also includes unique destinations you should absolutely try to squeeze into your trip to get a real taste of what Toronto has to offer.

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A WEEKEND FOODIE GUIDE TO TORONTO

Toronto's foodie game is so strong, you may have a hard time picking and choosing where to eat, like I did! Toronto has some of the most outrageously unique and equally delicious spots for you to indulge to your heart's desire. Here is a list of not-to-missed spots for the ultimate foodie visiting Toronto.

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