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Your Must Do 24 Hour Itinerary in Istanbul!

Your Must Do 24 Hour Itinerary in Istanbul!

24 Hours in Istanbul! Istanbul, A city that lies in both Europe and Asia, new and old. Bustling in every corner and alive at all hours. Diverse, eclectic, and full of hospitality. The history can't get any richer here, and the people couldn't be friendlier. What a...

Your Ultimate Travel Guide to Cappadocia and The Hot Air Balloons.

Your Ultimate Travel Guide to Cappadocia and The Hot Air Balloons.

Cappadocia, Turkey. Probably one of the most fictitious places I’ve ever visited. I’ve seen many different destinations in my traveling that felt outer-worldly. Jordan was one of those, but Cappadocia just feels like you have stepped inside of a “Lord of The Rings”...

Top 10 Things to See and Do in Beirut and Beyond.

Top 10 Things to See and Do in Beirut and Beyond.

Top 10 Things to See and Do in Beirut and Beyond Where is Beirut? What are the top things to see in Lebanon? The top things to do in Beirut? When is the best time to visit Beirut? What should you wear in Lebanon? Is Lebanon safe? Is Beirut safe? I will go over the top...

Your Ultimate Guide For Visiting Jordan!

Your Ultimate Guide For Visiting Jordan!

Ultimate Guide for Visiting Jordan! Follow my blog with Bloglovin Jordan! What a magical country! You are in for such beauty and unique experiences. There is so much to see and do in Jordan. First things first. When heading to...

Everything to See and Do in Peru!

Everything to See and Do in Peru!

Everything to See and Do in Peru! I had always wanted to go to Peru. Many people do, to see one of the "Wonders of the World" there called Machu Picchu. Oh my word, is there so much more to the country than that. So much that I even extended my trip two days to enjoy...

Top 10 Things To Do In Santiago, Chile

Top 10 Things To Do In Santiago, Chile

The capital of Chile might just be one of the most beautiful cities in South America. Surrounded by the Andes mountains, Santiago is bursting with natural beauty, rich history, and colorful culture. If you have a few days to spare, Santiago is a city full of...

Ultimate Guide for First Time Travel to Rio de Janeiro!

Ultimate Guide for First Time Travel to Rio de Janeiro!

Ultimate Guide for First Time Travel to Rio de Janeiro! “Rio de Janeiro is a bright, energetic, and vibrant city, full of culture, beauty, and a lively atmosphere.” Rio de Janeiro is a bright, energetic, and vibrant city, full of culture, beauty, and a lively...

How to Spend a Weekend in Athens.

How to Spend a Weekend in Athens.

A Weekend in Athens!     If any of you are even remotely similar to me and have even a little bit of love for history and a lot of love for adventure, then surely, Athens is one city on your bucket list. No matter what people tell you about the city itself,...

Armenia is GORGEOUS!

Armenia is GORGEOUS!

So! Armenia! I’m sure you have heard of it, but probably not visited it. Honestly, it wasn’t a country I was super excited to visit. I didn’t know much about the history, or the landscape of the country. I went in with an open mind and low expectations. Oh my word, I...

Top Things to See in Tbilisi, Georgia

Top Things to See in Tbilisi, Georgia

To be completely honest, Georgia was never anywhere near top of my list of places to visit, or anywhere on the list at all. I believed it was just a poor, war-stricken country where I would be totally unsafe. Wow, Was I completely wrong. After visiting, I can’t help...

Your Guide to Visiting Munich

Your Guide to Visiting Munich

Ten Things to do in Munich!   1.    Stay in a good area of Munich so you can walk to all the Tourist areas. For budget travelers, I would recommend Hotel Jedermann. It’s a 5 min walk from the train station. Newly redone, minimal, yet modern,...

Top Things to Do in Ljubljana

Top Things to Do in Ljubljana

First things first, don’t let the name intimidate you. It’s pronounced lyoo-blyah-nuh. So there, now you have no reason not to visit the capital of Slovenia. With that out of the way, let me tell you some reasons why your next holiday destination needs to be...

Top Things to See and Do in Salzburg, Austria

Top Things to See and Do in Salzburg, Austria

10 Sites to See in Stunning Salzburg!     “The architecture here is beautiful, the streets are very clean, and the squares are beautifully designed with the most intricate of details.” 1.    Let’s start with the basics.  Take a...

Why you must visit Lake Bled

Why you must visit Lake Bled

Hi everyone! Ok, so surely, I can’t just say, “trust me, it’s so beautiful”, and you take my word for it? “I saw the photo of Bled, and was like “Omg, where is that? I need to visit”?” Ok, ok, fine. I’ll explain. I was first attracted to Lake Bled a few years ago,...

Zurich and The Amazing Atlantis Hotel!

Zurich and The Amazing Atlantis Hotel!

2018 Favorite Hotel Award goes to……. Atlantis by Giardino in Zurich    “Zurich is a stunning and magical city filled with the beautiful Swiss Alps.”               If you haven’t visited Zurich,...

A Travel Guide to Bratislava.

A Grand Stay at the Grand Hotel River Park in Bratislava, Slovakia  Down the Danube from Vienna, and a train ride away from Budapest, in Slovakia, is a lovely little city called Bratislava. The capitol of Slovakia. I didn’t know what to expect from the city that...

Why Colorful Quito Can’t be Missed!

Why Colorful Quito Can’t be Missed!

Why Colorful Quito Can't be Missed! If you’re going on a solo adventure this summer, then it doesn’t get any better than exploring Quito, Ecuador. Traveling Quito is considered safe for female travelers, and its majestic beauty is something everyone should experience...

The Ultimate Guide to Cabo San Lucas.

The Ultimate Guide to Cabo San Lucas.

The Ultimate Guide to Cabo San Lucas México       When I was looking for a beach vacation from LA that didn’t require a long flight and layovers, I considered Cabo right away. I had been there twice before more than a decade ago but this third time...

Swooning Over Tesla in Belgrade!

Swooning Over Tesla in Belgrade!

Buzzing in Belgrade and Swooning Over Tesla   I’ve got to say, I’ve always heard such glowing reviews of the Balkan city Belgrade. I had friends who raved about the nightlife, the city vibe, and how great fun it was. I was intrigued.  When I was...

Everything to See and Do in Skopje!

Everything to See and Do in Skopje!

Skopje: The Most Interesting looking Capitals in The Balkans   Before I went to Macedonia, I didn’t really know much about it. I went on a few dates in LA a decade ago with this guy from there, and back then I couldn’t even locate it on a map. I knew nothing....

Bruges is the Cutest City Ever

Bruges is the Cutest City Ever

A guide on what to see and do in the charming city of Bruges, Belgium. Bruges is the Cutest City Ever     “The buildings are colorful and true to Belgian architecture. It’s quite romantic here.”...

Goodbye Monaco, Hello Montenegro!

Goodbye Monaco, Hello Montenegro!

    If you know me or have read my previous blogs, you are familiar with my love for Monaco and The French Riviera. I love that coastline. It’s so beautiful and is absolutely perfect for a summer holiday away.    It was my go-to spot, but now I...

Why Every American Should Visit Kosovo

Why Every American Should Visit Kosovo

  Why Every American Should Visit Kosovo and The top things to do in Kosovo, including things to see in Pristina and things to see in Prizren. “They LOVE Americans. Yes, it’s true. The people in Kosovo love Americans. ”   Kosovo – I’m sure you’ve heard of...

All You Need to Know About Colombia!

All You Need to Know About Colombia!

All You Need to Know About Colombia! Why I Fell in Love with Colombia, and Why You Will too.                    I’m sure when you think of Colombia, like everyone, you automatically think...

Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Iguazu Falls

Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Iguazu Falls

Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Iguazu Falls Visiting Iguazu Falls; Your Ultimate Guide to the Most Beautiful Waterfalls in the World.   “IGUAZU CONSISTS OF BETWEEN 150-300 WATERFALLS DEPENDING ON THE SEASON AND WATER LEVELS.”  ...

Why I Love The French Riviera

Why I Love The French Riviera

Why I love The French Riviera Nice, France, was the first overseas destination I ever went to. I’ll never forget the excitement I had leaving Los Angeles! I was in love with films from the 50’s and 60’s shot there. There was so much glitz and glam on the French...

Ten best things to do in Tokyo and other Tokyo Tips!

Ten best things to do in Tokyo and other Tokyo Tips!

Travel Tips for Tokyo and the 10 Best Things to do There!         Hey everyone! So, after an amazing time in Tokyo, I wanted to share my experience with you, as well as some photos of the things I got into. Hopefully I can inspire, or help you with...

A Cordis Hotel Experience in Shanghai

A Cordis Hotel Experience in Shanghai

A Cordis Hotel Experience in Shanghai I recently had the pleasure of staying at a Cordis Hotel property in Shanghai, and to say I was blown away would be a major understatement. As it stands right now, Cordis has locations in Auckland, Beijing, Hong Kong, and...

What is Women Empowerment?

What is Women Empowerment?

What is Women Empowerment and Why is it so Important?  A few ladies told us what they thought.   Women empowerment is...Self love. A desire to grow and evolve while still feeling completely at peace with your quirks and the little things that make you the...

Katy in Kazakhstan!

Katy in Kazakhstan!

You went where? To Kazakhstan? For what?    We all know how painful it can be to go home for the holidays sometimes.  Being newly divorced, I knew going home for the holidays would bring a barrage of questions I just simply wasn’t ready to...