Do Vacations Really Make You Happier?

I wanted to share this article I read today in Forbes. I found it really interesting. I think vacations give you a great mental break. Some people need it more often and some people need longer vacations. I think everyone needs to take vacations to be healthy. I also believe “staycations” are nice every once…

Quote by Seneca

“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” – Seneca

When should kids start going on vacation?

I have heard people around me who are married and have young children wondering what age they should start bringing their kids on vacations that aren’t local.  In my opinion, I think kids should go on vacation every year from when they are born or one year old. It doesn’t have to be anything crazy…

Hawaii- Oahu

I recently got back from a vacation to Hawaii and I loved it. I didn’t want to leave! We went to Oahu and Maui. I did not picture Oahu to be like that at all! It was a very bustling city. We stayed in Waikiki and I highly recommend our hotel- Hilton Hawaiian Village in…

National Tourism Day

“To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.” – Bill Bryson Today is National Tourism Day. I believe traveling is something that…

Photography

One of my favorite hobbies is photography. I was a Photography major in college for two years. I took a break from blogging while I was on vacation in Hawaii…posts to come soon.  But I just wanted to write that I uploaded more pictures to my portfolio website. Check them out! The new ones are…