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Amsterdam to Keukenhof: Tips to Netherlands’ Famous Tulip Garden

Amsterdam to Keukenhof: Tips to Netherlands’ Famous Tulip Garden

Keukenhof is a magical place to be during the Spring time: the flowers are blooming and there is color everywhere. Keukenhof is not just a place for garden lovers, but a place to admire and appreciate the beauty that is Netherlands.  This beautiful garden is […]

Chilling in Chile: A Day of Tranquility

Chilling in Chile: A Day of Tranquility

My trip to Santiago has been action packed with little time to sleep or eat. Patty and I decided to take our last day to just unwind and relax before our evening flight back to the States. We started our morning with our first and […]

Explore Chile: Adventure Is Out There

Explore Chile: Adventure Is Out There

YAS! IT’S ADVENTURE TIME! I haven’t been this excited since my first solo trip to Europe. Today, Mauricio booked a combo excursion for us to go horseback riding and white water rafting. I’ve never done either one before and so thrilled to finally get that […]

Explore Chile: Cajon Del Maipo

Explore Chile: Cajon Del Maipo

Finally touched down in Santiago after a day of travel fiasco. My travel buddy, Patty and I scoured through the terminal to find an ATM to dispense Chilean Pesos. The arrival area was compact but still difficult to locate a working ATM. Luckily, Patty was […]

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Santiago, Chile

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Santiago, Chile

Three days is nearly not enough to spend in Santiago, Chile. There is just so much to see and do for adventure souls like me. I was planning a trip to Santiago the week of my birthday and I wanted to cross off a few […]

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Cape Town, South Africa

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Cape Town, South Africa

As Day Zero looms, I dream about the time I traveled to Cape Town around my birthday in 2016. Everything was still lush and water wasn’t such an issue. So in light of everything that is going on in Cape Town, I decided to share […]

2 Days in Tallinn, Estonia

2 Days in Tallinn, Estonia

My first travel blog post EVER was about my desire to visit Estonia. It would have cost me an arm and a leg to visit in 2011. A few blog websites and 6 years later, I am finally in the capital of Estonia, Tallinn. Before […]

A Day in Helsinki, Finland

A Day in Helsinki, Finland

I took the cruise to St. Petersburg the evening that I arrived into Helsinki. I just spent 12 hours sitting uncomfortably in coach from Los Angeles. After checking into my AirBnB, I slept til 3pm and only had time to get ready and head towards […]

A Day in St. Petersburg, Russia

A Day in St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg is a spectacular city filled with architectural influences from Europe and Russia. I arrived in St. Petersburg aboard the Peters Line cruise. Sadly, my cruise couldn’t dock for 3 hours due to the weather conditions. My 8 hour tour was now cut down […]

How to Travel to Russia Without a Visa

How to Travel to Russia Without a Visa

Want to visit Russia without paying for a pricey visa? I’m here to tell you that it’s possible but there are a few guidelines. Last month, I embarked on a journey that landed me in St. Petersburg for a day. You can travel to St. […]