The Cheapest Way to Get to Machu Picchu

If you’ve opened this then you’re probably planning to visit the majestic former Inca retreat, Machu Picchu (MP). When I went in September 2015, I was oblivious as to how far Machu Picchu was from Cusco and I underestimated just how remote this location is. I had just finished a three-month backpacking trip through Europe … Continue reading The Cheapest Way to Get to Machu Picchu

Top Things To Do in Madrid

Ay Espana! Some of you may remember when I professed my love for Barcelona. If you don’t remember you can refresh your memory HERE. But Barcelona and Madrid are polar opposites when it comes to cities. Sure both have a never-ending flow of good wine and some of the best food you’ll ever eat. But … Continue reading Top Things To Do in Madrid

Best Books to Read while Traveling

I would like to consider myself an avid bookworm. I absolutely adore books. BUT the reality is that as much as I love them I usually never have time to get through one. UNLESS I’m traveling. Put me on a multi-hour bus ride through the Balkans or along Australian coastlines and my nose is glued … Continue reading Best Books to Read while Traveling

Last Minute Travel Gifts for Anyone With Wanderlust

Oh snap, your friend who is always traveling just came home. You thought they were somewhere sunbathing in SE Asia but now you're going to see them during the holidays. Don't stress, I have compiled here a solid list of last minute travel gifts for anyone with wanderlust. Amazon prime is going to be your … Continue reading Last Minute Travel Gifts for Anyone With Wanderlust

Kayaking the Adriatic: Exploring Croatia with CroActive Holidays

Two years ago I practically rolled myself out of Italy (from all the eating) and eventually ended up on the coast of Croatia in Split.     The first thing I could think of was "Woah, I had no idea water could be this blue." It was a hue of turquoise, indigo, cyan, and teal all … Continue reading Kayaking the Adriatic: Exploring Croatia with CroActive Holidays

My First DIY Floral Arrangement Class: A Review of Alice’s Table

For those of you who follow me on FB then I'm sure you know by now that I have grown a TADDD obsessed with flowers. I am in FULL BLOWN spring fever! Finally, we here in New England are shaking off the winter chill and embracing this beautifully blooming season. I even managed to have a … Continue reading My First DIY Floral Arrangement Class: A Review of Alice’s Table