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

If sunning and funning are your thing, you certainly can have that kind of vacation in the DR, but you’d be doing yourself a huge disservice if you never left the hotel. In fact, many Dominican Republic vacation spots exist beyond the beachfront, all-inclusive resorts of popular Punta Cana. You just have to know where to look.

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

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 consistent exceptional dining is what makes one destination stand out over a mediocre one.

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)

Content Produced in Partnership with Secrets Resorts 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 […]

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 […]

3 Must-See Attractions in Hawaii and 2 You Can Skip

3 Must-See Attractions in Hawaii and 2 You Can Skip

Planning a trip to Hawaii can often seem overwhelming between the price, the countless attractions, and deciding which islands to visit. Some people will argue that Oahu is the best island to visit for first-timers, while others may say Maui is the […]