Ouarzazate

What to Know Before You Visit Ouarzazate

The great surprise of our trip to Morocco was something we never expected: Ouarzazate. It’s a small town about four hours from Marrakech and five hours from the Sahara Desert, making it an ideal stopping point for our desert excursion. Our most delightful surprise was definitely Ouarzazate, but our greatest regret is not staying longer!… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit Ouarzazate

Hawaii · World Foods

Where to Eat on Each Hawaiian Island

Each Hawaiian island is absolute paradise, but at the same time, each one is unique to itself. It’s no secret that Steve and I have loved our anniversary trips to Hawaii over the years, and we’ve eaten some delicious things along the way! Here’s your ultimate guide to where to eat on each Hawaiian Island!… Continue reading Where to Eat on Each Hawaiian Island

Marrakech

What to Know Before You Visit Marrakech

Marrakech, Morocco, has become a hot spot for tourism in recent years, and it’s just as chaotic, colorful, and old world charming as you might expect! The city has played host to world leaders, royalty, the rich, and the famous over the years, but there are a few things every visitor should know before they… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit Marrakech

Maryland

Touring the Naval Academy, Annapolis

Did you know you can tour the Naval Academy in Annapolis? You can! We went up to Annapolis with my dad on his recent visit, and I collected some helpful tips for your visit, too! Check it out and don’t miss it on your next trip to Annapolis. Know Before You Go Because this is… Continue reading Touring the Naval Academy, Annapolis

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2019 Traveler Gift Guide

It’s that most wonderful time of the year again… time to buy presents! I absolutely love finding the perfect gifts for my family and friends, but let’s be honest, it’s sometimes hard to know what the traveler in your life needs or wants. (Besides plane tickets and cash, obviously!) So here’s your ultimate 2019 Traveler… Continue reading 2019 Traveler Gift Guide

Maryland

10 Things to Do in Annapolis

Annapolis is the best part of Maryland! It’s an easy day trip from D.C., it’s historic, it’s beautiful, and they have some incredible food! Here’s my quick list of the top things to do in Annapolis. Start planning your trip! 10. Shop and Eat at the PA Dutch Amish Market Just four miles outside of… Continue reading 10 Things to Do in Annapolis

Tennessee · World Foods

What and Where to Eat in Nashville

My beloved Nashville has become THE destination! Now it’s the professional sports destination, the party destination, and the weekend destination! It’s always been the music destination, and people have finally discovered that it’s also always been the Southern foodie destination! From biscuits to hot chicken, Nashville has something for every taste, as long as you… Continue reading What and Where to Eat in Nashville

fes

What to Know Before You Visit Fes

Ah, Fes. Home of leather work, tile work, a royal palace, and kind people. We had our best riad experience here at Riad Mazar Fes, and we took a 3-hour tour of the medina (or Old City) on foot. It’s one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever seen because it’s one of the great… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit Fes

Morocco

Our Morocco Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

We all make mistakes, and when traveling to a new place, we tend to make a few more mistakes than usual—even travel bloggers! But that’s why I have my blog: so I can tell you my mistakes and you can do things better! Our trip to Morocco wasn’t a total bust, so I don’t want… Continue reading Our Morocco Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Movie Moments · Salzburg

The Sound of Music: Movie Moments in Salzburg

So, why did I choose the Year of Movie Moments for this year’s blog theme? Because of The Sound of Music, of course! We stayed at the Trapp Family Lodge last year, and the idea came to me—staying there was like a movie moment! So what could be better than actually visiting their homeland, Salzburg,… Continue reading The Sound of Music: Movie Moments in Salzburg