Category Archives: Travel Inspiration

Travel inspiration and pep talks

9 Reasons Concord CA is Totally Worth Visiting!

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FTC Disclaimer: I had the honor of working with Visit Concord in exchange for coverage on this wonderful destination. All opinions are my own, and as always, I strive for full honesty and transparency. Happy reading!  In Northern California, a traveler will encounter several small gems on their journey. Of course, San Francisco is the […]

A Complete Guide to Portland Maine Solo Travel

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Portland is Maine’s largest and most visited city, and without a doubt, the greater Portland metro area just leaves visitors wanting to book a return ticket ASAP. Now, to be fully transparent with everyone, I knew very, very little about Portland before booking my plane ticket there. I just … wanted to go. For example, […]

11 Best Things to Do on a Charleston SC Weekend Trip

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Beautiful, refined Charleston is one of the most charming cities in the United States. Now, as much as I love major cities, such as New York City, the huge skyscrapers, extensive metro systems, and bustling crowds overwhelm me. Truthfully, in a lot of ways, smaller cities are a breath of fresh air. Because not only […]

How to Make the Most of 7 Days in Northern California

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FTC Disclosure: I was invited as a travel writer by the following tourism boards – Visit Berkeley, Visit Concord, and Visit Tri-Valley. As always, I will provide my honest opinions about these destinations. All opinions are my own.  Northern California is one of the most beautiful regions that I’ve visited on the West Coast. I’ve […]

Solo Travel Zurich: An Independent Guide to a Beautiful Swiss City

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If you’re planning a trip to Switzerland, you will likely add Zurich as a stop in your itinerary. Switzerland’s largest city is often included in travel plans, since the majority of people are already familiar with the city’s abundant wealth, ritzy shops, adorable Old Town, and overall high quality of life.  Yes, without a doubt, […]