Tag Archives: United States

12 Fun Things to do in Auburn NY

kayaking is one of the fun things to do in auburn ny

Note: Cayuga County Tourism kindly hosted me for a long weekend in exchange for coverage. As always, all opinions are my own and it’s my main priority to write honestly about my experiences. Despite living in close proximity to New York City for several years, I still haven’t explored New York State nearly as much […]

Solo Travel Kansas City: Everything You Need to Know

solo travel kansas city: happy with drinks

Full disclaimer: Kansas City is probably not the first destination that springs to mind for solo travel in the United States. I’m not making fun of KC, though. I promise. However, I was asked on more than one occasion why I would bother visiting KC alone, especially in comparison to popular cities such as Las […]

A Super Helpful Packing List for California in June

i love this dog in san francisco bay

California is one of my favorite states to explore in the United States. For example, I’ve traveled alone to San Francisco twice, and both times I loved immersing myself into this iconic city’s unique culture, neighborhoods, and culinary scene.  Furthermore, last year, I had the pleasure of spending quite a bit of time in Northern California […]

6 days in San Francisco Itinerary: How to Plan a Fantastic Vacation

visiting san francisco alone means exploring at your own pace

In the United States, San Francisco is one of my absolute favorite cities to visit and explore. San Francisco first fascinated me on the big screen – thanks to movies such as Mrs. Doubtfire and Vertigo – and when I first visited in my late twenties, the sweeping blue bay and massive hills took my breath away and made me […]

Packing Guide: What to Pack for Marco Island Florida

what to pack for marco island florida includes a lovely bathing suit

Marco Island Florida is absolute paradise on earth. White sand, fresh seafood, crystal waters, friendly people. The list goes on forever. Seriously, I consider Marco Island one of my “happy places.” Anytime I need a brief escape from New Jersey, especially in the middle of the dreary grey winter, Marco Island is always at the top […]