Category Archives: Travel Tips

Tips and tricks to use on the road.

Staying in Corniglia: My Favorite Cinque Terre Town

staying in corniglia for these views

Cinque Terre isn’t one place. This famous destination consists of five small villages located on the rugged Italy coast. These cliffs overlook the aqua Ligurian sea as if hiding out from the modern world. In Cinque Terre, you’ll find pesto, hikes, sea food, and charm. So, unsurprisingly, these rainbow-splashed towns are immensely popular with both […]

8 Things to Know for Your First Time Visiting Seattle

first time visiting seattle and see the space needle

Is it your first time visiting Seattle? Or even the West Coast in general? If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the planning process, then don’t be. Seattle is a wonderful city, and it’s understandable that it’s one of the most popular “tourist cities” in the United States. Whether you’re stopping in Seattle on a cruise to […]

4 Days in Portugal: Best Ideas for a Short Trip

4 days in portugal with street art

I am – no doubt – obsessed with Portugal. After taking a solo Easter holiday in Portugal, I immediately fell in love with this country and knew I wanted to encourage responsible tourism on my blog, especially to my anxious readers who may not take many international trips.  Portugal is fabulous.  I mean, where else […]

6 Unmistakable Reasons to Travel with Contiki

contiki bus trip

Hello everyone! Today’s guest post was written by Victoria Begin. She resides in Ottawa, and has traveled mostly in Europe and the United States. Victoria occasionally writes for a theater blog called, “Theatromania.” You can find samples of her work about Into the Woods and Peter Pan in Wonderland. As you know, I love to […]

7 Lovely Things to Do in Charleston in the Rain

three days in charleston sc at the pineapple fountain

7 Things to Do in Charleston in the Rain Honestly, I get insanely frustrated whenever I look at the weather forecast and see nothing except rain for days on end. Rain, rain, rain, and more rain. My frustration only increases when I have a big trip planned on the horizon. Sometimes I even feel like […]