Beachy Keen

The Dominican Republic is So Much More Than Punta Cana’s All-Inclusive Resorts

The Dominican Republic is So Much More Than Punta Cana’s All-Inclusive Resorts

Content Produced in Partnership with the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism If you me, you know lazy days at the beach are not my jam. I like to cram as many activities as possible into a vacation to feel like I […]

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

Content Produced in Partnership with the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism When you remember a good vacation, chances are you recall what you ate just as vividly as what you did. One meal truly can make or break a trip, and […]

I Went to a Honeymoon Resort Solo (and Had the Best Time Ever)

I Went to a Honeymoon Resort Solo (and Had the Best Time Ever)

Typically when Padma says, “Please pack your knives and go,” it means say sayonara. For me, it meant I was jetting off to Secrets Akumal Riviera Resort to watch the Top Chef finale in the very spot where the last two […]

How NOT To See Tulum

How NOT To See Tulum

An easy day trip from Playa Del Carmen and just 15 minutes from Cancun, Tulum is currently one of the trendiest spots on the planet. The only Mayan city built on a coast; the ruins are an incredible mix of jungle, stone […]

The Truth About Going on a Yacht Week in Croatia

The Truth About Going on a Yacht Week in Croatia

It’s rare I take vacations with friends these days, but the stars aligned and four (very busy and hard to plan) girls from across the US met up for Yacht Week Croatia,  sailing from Dubrovnik to Split across the dazzling Adriatic Sea. […]

Wait...Why Don't I Live in Cali Again?

Wait…Why Don’t I Live in Cali Again?

This week, I was blessed to spend some time in SoCal and explore the beautiful beach city of Redondo Beach. While I’ve been to LA plenty of times, this little gem just miles from LAX was new to me. It’s a town […]

3 Things I Wish I knew Before Visiting Greece

3 Things I Wish I knew Before Visiting Greece

Greece is on almost everyone’s bucket list, but as a country that’s comprised of anywhere between 1400 and 10,000 islands depending on who you ask, how do you have any idea where to go or what to do? Let me […]

How to Go to Hawaii for Less than $1000 the Week of Christmas

How to Go to Hawaii for Less than $1000 the Week of Christmas

The stereotypical honeymoon getaway, a lot of people write off Hawaii for being too expensive, something they wouldn’t be able to afford or somewhere they have to save for a special occasion. Not true. As long as you do a […]