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4 Days in New York City (Written by a Local!)

4 Days in New York City (Written by a Local!)

This post is all about how to spend 4 days in New York. So you're heading to the big apple but ONLY have 4 days? Don't fret! 4 days in New York City is the perfect amount of time to get a taste of America's greatest city. After moving here at the beginning of the...

13 Bucket List Things to do in Cartagena, Colombia

13 Bucket List Things to do in Cartagena, Colombia

This post is all about things to do in Cartagena. Colorful colonial buildings line the streets as a whiff of empanada greets your nose and music echoes all around you. Welcome to Cartagena. Cartagena is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in Colombia. With its...

29 Stunning Photos of Paros Greece

29 Stunning Photos of Paros Greece

This post is all about photos of Paros Greece. Paros is a Cycladic island known for its beautiful beaches and traditional villages. This dreamy island is lined with stone alleys and flowers on every corner. Along with its picturesque landscape, you'll find there is...

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Growing up in a small town in Midwestern America, my knowledge of the world was quite limited. I found myself craving to know more about people and places beyond my comfortable boundaries. I decided to pack a backpack and embark on a journey of a lifetime. 

4 Days in New York City (Written by a Local!)

This post is all about how to spend 4 days in New York. So you're heading to the big apple but ONLY have 4 days? Don't fret! 4 days in New York City is the perfect amount of time to get a taste of America's greatest city. After moving here at the...

The Ultimate Colombia Packing List (54+ Things You Need for Colombia)

Looking for the BEST Colombia packing list!? This post is all about what to pack for Colombia. Packing for Colombia was a daunting task. For years I've backpacked across Europe and the Middle East, but never South America. I felt like I was...

13 Bucket List Things to do in Cartagena, Colombia

This post is all about things to do in Cartagena. Colorful colonial buildings line the streets as a whiff of empanada greets your nose and music echoes all around you. Welcome to Cartagena. Cartagena is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in...

29 Stunning Photos of Paros Greece

This post is all about photos of Paros Greece. Paros is a Cycladic island known for its beautiful beaches and traditional villages. This dreamy island is lined with stone alleys and flowers on every corner. Along with its picturesque landscape,...

The Complete Travel Guide to Paros Greece – What to do in Paros

This post is all about what to do in Paros + the Complete Paros Greece travel guide. Paros is a must-do on your Greek island-hopping itinerary. Much like one of my other favorite islands, Ios, it offers the beauty, cuisine, and culture that many...

I Splurged at La Pecora Bianca Bryant Park and It Wasn’t Worth It

This post is all about dining at La Pecora Bianca Bryant Park in New York. There are two things I rarely regret splurging on; food and travel. However, my dining experience at the La Pecora Bianca in Bryant Park left me unsatisfied and broke. After...

19 Trendy Outfits for Greece That Will Make You Feel Like You’re in a Mamma Mia Movie

This post is all about outfits for Greece. Planning a trip to Greece? Greece is one of those places that I can't ever seem to stay away from. I've spent months hopping around the Greek islands and exploring the ancient sites of Athens. At this...

9 Restaurants in Cappadocia That Will Stun Your Taste Buds

This post is all about the best Restaurants in Cappadocia, specifically in Goreme. Looking for the best restaurants in Cappadocia? To my surprise, Cappadocia had some of the tastiest food I've ever had while traveling. Most of the restaurants in...

40+ Photos of Ukraine That Will Make You Fall in Love With the Country

This post is all about photos of Ukraine. As I am writing this post it is February 2022 and Russia is invading Ukraine. Lately, I haven't felt inspired to write about anything. I'm so crushed by what is happening and the potential fate of a country...

15 Bucket List Cappadocia Things to do in Goreme

This post is all about things to do in Goreme Cappadocia Turkey. Planning a trip to Goreme? Prepare to experience the most magical place in the world. Imagine waking up every morning to a rooftop breakfast buffet and bright colorful hot air...
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