Romantic Things to Do on Guam

Updated April 2020! Temperatures are in plummet mode in the northern hemisphere, and if you’re like me, you’re longing for a tropical getaway! In case you and your honey need some inspiration (or just need to live vicariously through some pictures for a minute or two), I’ve got your guide to the best romantic things… Continue reading Romantic Things to Do on Guam


Top 10 Things to Do at Tumon Bay

Updated April 2020! If you’re planning a tropical Guamanian getaway, odds are you’ll be staying at Tumon Bay! Almost all the hotels are here, and with good reason—it’s gorgeous, the waters are calm, and it’s walkable to tons of restaurants, shopping, and attractions! 10. Make the Most of Your Accommodation Many of the accommodations on… Continue reading Top 10 Things to Do at Tumon Bay

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Ruined: Beauty in the Broken Places

Updated April 2020! Do you like ruins? They are major draws for tourists around the world, but they’re not for everyone. They serve as a warning against whatever was their downfall, they make epic backdrops, they are a window into the past. There is beauty in the broken, but sometimes it takes hundreds of years… Continue reading Ruined: Beauty in the Broken Places

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2017: Year of Islands

Updated April 2020! As 2017 comes to a close, I’m reflecting on our travels and realizing… we visited a lot of islands this year! When I think of islands, I think of tropical weather, beaches, sea turtles and swimming nearby. But when I looked back on our island excursions, it struck me that not all… Continue reading 2017: Year of Islands


6 Days on Guam

Updated April 2020! Hafa Adai! That’s pronounced like “have a day” and is Chamorro for “Hello!” This Thursday we’re throwin’ it back to last week and our winter getaway to beautiful Guam, USA! This trip was longer than most of our trips–over six days in one place! I almost didn’t know how to handle that… Continue reading 6 Days on Guam

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What to Eat on Guam

Updated April 2020! It’s What I Ate Wednesday and Guam week! Parrot fish, coconut iced coffee, and SUSHI await! Who’s hungry? Breakfast Eggs are a big part of breakfast in most places in America, but islanders really know how to dress them up! Fried rice, gravy, hamburger steak, ham and cheese stuffed in French toast,… Continue reading What to Eat on Guam


The Ultimate Guide to Guam

Updated in April 2020! Steve and I just got home from our second trip to Guam, and we might have loved it more the second time around than the first! This island in the Marianas is a real treasure, and those who visit very quickly adjust to passing showers and island time. So just for… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Guam


Guam on a Rainy Day

Updated April 2020! It’s Guam Week! My husband and I were incredibly excited for our week-long trip to Guam to get away from the inauguration madness in D.C.! Since our trip started with a rainy day, it’s only fitting for Guam Week on the blog to start the same way! Islands generally get a lot… Continue reading Guam on a Rainy Day

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10 Reasons to Visit Guam

Updated April 2020! If you’ve been following my Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram pages, you know I just got back from the beautiful, tropical island paradise of Guam! I’ll be posting some tips and other fun Guam posts next week, but for this Faraway Friday, here are 10 reasons YOU should consider a trip to Guam! 10.… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Guam