Why You Should Go to Annecy

While in Geneva, Switzerland, we took a day trip to Annecy, France. This beautiful town is a must-visit! Nicknamed the “Pearl of the French Alps” and “Venice of the Alps,” this city has won the “Golden Flower” award for being filled with flowers. All that being said, I think these pictures are all it will…

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 Queenstown, NZ

We went to the beautiful city of Queenstown on our honeymoon and absolutely loved it. It is also the adventure capital of the world so if you are an adrenaline junkie, this is the perfect city for you! Below are my recommendations for where to stay, where to eat, and what to do while you…

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…

Castle in the Clouds

If you are traveling to New Hampshire, one place you must visit is Castle in the Clouds! What is Castle in the Clouds? Well, it’s a 16-room mansion sitting atop a mountain in Moultonborough. Its land stretches more than 5,000 acres! Once you buy tickets and pass through the front gate, you will drive up…

Travel Quote

“You lose sight of things…and when you travel, everything balances out.” – Daranna Gidel

New Hampshire Wineries & Portsmouth

Last weekend, I went on a wine tour through New Hampshire from Boston. It was so much fun! I wanted to share the itinerary with you so that you all can take the same tour. If you are starting in Boston, first head to Zorvino Vineyards. Address: 226 Main St, Sandown, NH 03873. This was about…

Golf Courses in Bermuda

Do you like to golf? Are you thinking of planning a vacation to go golfing? If said yes to those questions, you must go to Bermuda. Bermuda has more golf courses than any other island in the world with 7 courses covering 22 acres! While I was there, I went golfing at Turtle Hill Golf Club at…