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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 […]

3 days in Banff: A Weekend in the Canadian Rockies

3 days in banff seeing the sky

Banff National Park is one of the most stunning places I’ve ever been in my life. Sometimes I look at my pictures, and have a had time believing the scenery isn’t photoshopped. I truly think Banff is the most beautiful national park on the planet.  Don’t overlook Canada if you’re planning a summer (or even winter) trip. […]

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 […]

7 Reasons to Take a Solo Trip to Charleston

solo trip to charleston and taking pictures

Charleston is one of the most popular destinations in the southern United States. I’m not at all exaggerating when I say that Charleston stole my heart and that I want to visit again very soon. Actually, if I was able to travel to Charleston once a month, I’d totally do it. As you stroll through […]

“Tenements, Tales, and Tastes” in NYC’s Lower East Side

You ready for an unsurprising confession? I’m a huge fan of good food. As I get older, finding excellent local food is my biggest priority on my travels. This wasn’t always true. When I was in my 20s, I didn’t mind finding the cheapest and quickest fast food places on my trips. Sadly, this also […]