Day Trip from Boston: Longfellow’s Wayside Inn

Boston is an amazing city full of history, but the history isn’t just contained to the city limits. Take a short drive (about 45 minutes) west of the city and visit Longfellow’s Wayside Inn! It’s the oldest operating Inn in the U.S. and is chock-full of history. The Inn itself is stunning. When you walk…

What to Do and Where to Stay in Santorini

I recently went to Santorini for six days. It is more than just beautiful – it is full of history and things to do. Check out my recommendations regarding where to stay, where to eat, and what to do while you are there. What to Do in Santorini Go to Perissa Beach, a black sand…

My Travel Guide to Athens, Greece

I recently went to Greece for seven days. We stayed in Athens for two of these days and we really enjoyed it. This is what I recommend doing while there. Obviously this list isn’t comprehensive, but I highly recommend the things we did do! What to Do in Athens Go to the AcropolisNot only is…

What to do in Iceland

Iceland is a Nordic island about 2,500 miles away from Boston and 2,700 miles from NYC. Recently, I went on a trip with my sister to Iceland and it was stunning! With geysers, lava fields, volcanoes, and hot springs, Iceland is going to continue to be a popular destination for years to come. We took…

230 Fifth Street Roofdeck

In November of 2017, Instagram released the top most instagrammed restaurants in the U.S. As seen in this Architectural Digest article, 230 Fifth Street in New York City tops the list! I luckily got to visit this beautiful roofdeck during my last trip to NYC in December 2017. Yes, you read that right. It is…

Portland, Maine: What to Do

Portland Maine is a beautiful waterfront city that sits on a peninsula extending into Casco Bay. Filled with red brick buildings, delicious restaurants, and beautiful shops – many of which are filled with local artists’ creations – this is a great getaway  whether you live in New England or are flying across the country. Read…

Perfect Weekend Getaways

Take advantage of your weekend by traveling to these cities and towns. You could keep coming back to these destinations over and over and still find new things to do, but they are great for exploring a few days at a time. While there are many other destinations that fit the bill for this list,…

Haleakalā Crater, Maui

If you are visiting Maui, you must take a trip to Haleakalā Crater! When I went to Maui, I stayed at the Sheraton in Kaanapali and it was about a two hour drive to the crater. Haleakalā Crater is Maui’s highest peak, sitting at 10,023 feet above sea level. This “crater” was formed after years…

The Ultimate Packing List

I make a packing list days before every trip I take. Writing things down a few days early allows me to remember the random items I may have forgotten on the first pass. It also reminds me to pack the last minute items (such as toothbrushes, hair brushes, etc.) that I have to use the…

What to Do in Boston

Boston is an amazing city. It’s full of great restaurants, beautiful parks, and historic buildings and sites. While there’s plenty to do while you are there, the list below contains my favorite options. What to do in Boston: Walk through Boston Public Garden and make sure to stop by the Make Way for Ducklings statues!…