Tag Archives: City Breaks

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 […]

“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 […]

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 […]

How to Spend 3 Perfect Days in Charleston SC

with 72 hours in charleston you must see rainbow row

I thought I was in a living dream upon coming to Charleston. Colorful homes, exquisite food, friendly and smiling people, sunny skies, everything about Charleston was perfect. I bet you are no different, because, uh, everyone loves Charleston. 3 days in Charleston SC was truly the break I needed. And, seriously, I want to reiterate […]

Solo Travel Milan: 7 Reasons to Go Alone to the Fashion Capital

solo travel milan: see the churches

Traveling solo to Milan was one of my fondest travel memories, because I fell in love with the Central Station. I had expected a huge bubble of chaos, bustling commuters and bewildered tourists, but instead I smoothly navigated the platforms and then stepped out into a welcoming large city square. Purple blossoms bloomed around me, […]