Planning Your Post Pandemic Trip

Science says that the act of planning a trip can be just as enjoyable as the trip itself. And during times like these, planning a trip is a form of escape. A reminder that we will be able to travel safely again one day. That a whole world exists outside the four walls of our … [Read more…]

A Weekend at The Sonesta Hotel: Philadelphia

When I was planning my trip to Philadelphia, I was looking for a hotel that was central, walkable, close to some of my favorite spots. And The Sonesta checked all those boxes, plus some. The Location. To me, one of the most important things about a hotel is its location. And that’s what originally drew … [Read more…]

Uniquely Lexington: The Campbell House

When I got my credentials for Railbird Music Festival, I immediately started looking for a great hotel in Lexington. And I found The Campbell House. Based on the photos alone, I knew it was where I wanted to stay – a beautiful white colonial-style, historic hotel, with hydrangea bushes and a bronze statue of a … [Read more…]

Why I Gave Up Being a Vegetarian for Travel

I was a vegetarian for twelve years. From the age of 14 until this year, when I started including meat back into my diet. It wasn’t one of those decisions where one day I just couldn’t resist a burger. I sat with this decision for months before starting this journey. And I am here to … [Read more…]

5 Most Scenic Places We Saw in Ireland

Ireland is easily one of the most scenic places I’ve ever been. The architecture, the ruins, the sweeping landscapes, it’s all remarkable. Our trip was pretty well balanced between the city and the scenery – but I will save our full itinerary for another post. For now, I’m here to tell you about the five … [Read more…]

Gift Ideas for the Traveler in Your Life

Christmas is right around the corner, and if you’re reading this post it probably means you have a traveler in your life you need some gift ideas for. Travelers can be particularly hard to shop before because we typically prefer experiences over posessions, but most people want SOMETHING to put under the tree! Well lucky … [Read more…]