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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 […]

5 Dreamy Must-See Landmarks in Ireland

5 Dreamy Must-See Landmarks in Ireland

Dublin, Ireland is one of my favorite places in the world. I first set foot in Ireland in 2012 and have been back every year since. I’ve always been asked, what is it that I love so much about Ireland. My response has always been, […]

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 […]

Aquila Safari: Private Game Reserve

Aquila Safari: Private Game Reserve

No trip to Africa is complete without driving through the desert admiring “unconventional” animals in their natural habitat. On the Safari must see list are the Big 5: rhinos, buffalos, elephants, leopards, and of course Lions. Aquila Game Reserve is one of many Safari’s offered […]

Penguin Around Cape Town, South Africa

Penguin Around Cape Town, South Africa

The flight to Cape Town from Los Angeles was perhaps the longest I’ve ever endured: 11 hours to Amsterdam, and another 11 hours to Cape Town. I arrived into the city late in the evening. Exhaustion had taken over. My alarm blared at 9am and […]

A Day in Copenhagen, Denmark

A Day in Copenhagen, Denmark

I had Denmark on my mind for a while. Something about the country reminds me of peace and tranquility. As my final stop of my Baltic Sea tour, I decided to visit Copenhagen, Denmark and it didn’t disappoint. How to Get to Copenhagen From Riga:  […]

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Switzerland

Quick Guide to 3 Days in Switzerland

I dream of inhaling the crisp fresh air as I hike through the Alps. I see myself sitting on the mountain side devouring milk chocolates, creamy cheeses, and sipping warm refreshments as I admire this gorgeous panoramic landscape. My short visit to Switzerland surpassed my […]