What to Do on Waiheke Island

Waiheke Island is a 30 minute ferry ride from Auckland and a complete respite from city life. It is quiet and everything is centered around enjoying nature. You definitely do not come here for thrills or night life. You come here to relax and be outside. That being said, check out my recommendations for what…

Where to Go Wine Tasting on Waiheke Island

Only a 30 minute ferry ride away from Auckland, Waiheke Island is a hidden gem. The landscape beautiful and there are plenty of wineries. Known for their Syrah and Sauvignon Blanc, Waiheke Island is an up-and-coming wine region in New Zealand. You can take a wine tour through a company, or you can make your…

What to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

In October, I went on a girls trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia had been on my travel list for years and I am so excited that I finally got to visit! Learn more about what to do, where to eat, and where to stay in my blog post below. What to Do Walk…

What to do in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

I recently went to Jackson Hole and immediately fell in love with this city.  We flew into Jackson Hole airport, which is situated in Grand Teton National Park, and was immediately in awe. The snow-topped mountains greet you right as you get off the plane, along with crisp air and complete serenity. Since I live…

What to do in Monterey, Carmel, & Big Sur

Over Labor Day weekend, I went to Monterey, Carmel, and Big Sur. Here are my recommendations for where to stay, where to eat, and what to do while in these beautiful towns. What to Do We were only there for 3 days and were able to fit all of this in! Visit Cannery Row in…

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…

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…