Europe

Why You Need to Plan a Trip to Spain...Stat

Why You Need to Plan a Trip to Spain…Stat

Ah, Spain – the country where sangria flows like water and a mid-afternoon siesta is perfectly acceptable behavior. Bursting with culture, history, and natural beauty, Spain has long been a favorite with travelers. And it’s not hard to see why. […]

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

When most people think of Germany, their mind immediately goes to castles, winter markets, and Oktoberfest. But Germany is an untapped adventure paradise. Not only did I not know you could ski in Germany, but I definitely did not know […]

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

I went to Oktoberfest for my dirty 30, and you better believe it was the best way possible to celebrate a milestone birthday (even for a gal who doesn’t like beer…shhh). But there was a lot I wish I’d known […]

2016: Bigger, Badder, and Now Uncut

2016: Bigger, Badder, and Now Uncut

This year. All I can say is whoa. There have been some serious highs, some serious lows, and a lot of WTF moments in between. The adventures have been more spontaneous, the moments heightened, and the reflections deeper. I’ve grown […]

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. […]

2015: 3 New Countries, 3 New States, Explorations Close to Home and Beyond

2015: 3 New Countries, 3 New States, Explorations Close to Home and Beyond

Working in travel, it’s hard differentiating between work trips from vacations as you’re always looking for the next story angle or Instagram shot. Either way, I got to explore a bit more of the world and check a few new places […]

5 Pictures You Won't Believe are Bosnia

5 Pictures You Won’t Believe are Bosnia

One of the most overlooked countries in Europe, Bosnia isn’t on too many people’s travel radars. But this tiny country has a lot of heart both literally and figuratively, as the landmass is in fact, shaped like a heart. While […]

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 […]

That Time I Became a Certified Viking in Iceland

That Time I Became a Certified Viking in Iceland

Iceland – it’s remote, exotic, and a super sexy travel destination. With glaciers and volcanoes that beckon you and dramatic photos that call to every aspiring photographer, it’s an outdoor lover’s dream. Surprisingly affordable with roundtrip flights often costing less than $500 […]