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27 BUCKET LIST ITEMS FOR MY 27TH YEAR

I once went to a fortune teller that told me that my 26th year will be my best year yet. Not only was it my golden year it was indeed my best year with lots of things to do. I rang in that birthday with an entire week of celebrations; I even wanted to skip my actual birthday dinner because …

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15 FREE THINGS TO DO IN LONDON THIS WEEKEND

What is there not to love about London. It’s a huge city with so many things to do. Has that big city feel (that I love coming from Chicago) with a European flare. There is so much to do from sight seeing, roaming the streets, to just getting lost and taking it all in. But London can get quite expensive; …

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36 AWE-INSPIRING LONDON PHOTOS

I got to spend a weekend in London for the first time a few weeks ago and fell in love with this beautiful city. Lucky for me the weather worked out and I got to spend most of the weekend outside. The culture, the greenery, the people, even the tourist attractions all made my trip that much more memorable. No wonder …

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CONFESSIONS OF A SOLO TRAVELER

When I tell people that I have traveled and will continue to travel the world all by myself I always hear the same response “Wow you’re brave!”, “Aren’t you scared?”, “What if something happens to you?”, “Don’t you get lonely?”, and the list goes on and on. Well to tell you the truth sure some of those assumptions may be …

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WEEKEND IN PORTLAND

When first booking my trip to Portland I barely knew a thing about this city other than it has a super hipster vibe, known for coffee, and has its own tv show: Portlandia (and if you’ve ever seen an episode, Portland is depicted to a T). It’s a cute little city that has a great vibe, super friendly people, lots …

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TOP 5 NON TOURISTY THINGS TO DO IN SEATTLE

I’ve always been a fan of the Pacific Northwest, though I haven’t been venturing off that way until recently. Seattle has been my most recent trip. Overall it was beautiful with a ton of things to do!!!! To my surprise, it wasn’t that rainy (I think it rained only one morning). The views were beautiful, people friendly, and I ate …

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