Rhode Island · Uncategorized

10 Reasons to Visit Block Island, RI

This Faraway Friday is all about quaint, cute, adorable, friendly, beautiful Block Island, Rhode Island! A lot of people I know had never heard of Block Island (and neither had I!), and they all asked me the same thing: Why did you decide to go to Block Island? Well, my friends and readers, here are… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Block Island, RI

Land · Rhode Island · Uncategorized

Biking Block Island

This Throwback Thursday post is all about my latest trip to a true “throwback” destination: Block Island, Rhode Island! Why is it a true throwback? Because it’s stuck in the past in the best possible way. The architecture is adorable, people are friendly and helpful, and best of all, you can see all 10 square… Continue reading Biking Block Island

Rhode Island · Uncategorized

What I Ate on Block Island

It’s everyone’s favorite… What I Ate Wednesday! If you’ve been following along on the blog and @quickwhittravel on Instagram or Facebook, you know I just got back from adorable Block Island, Rhode Island. And you know I had to eat! Breakfast I don’t usually choose a hotel that includes breakfast because I like to try… Continue reading What I Ate on Block Island

Rhode Island · Uncategorized

What to Know Before You Visit Block Island

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week I’m letting you in on everything you need to know about visiting Block Island, Rhode Island! Never heard of Block Island? Neither had I! Have fond memories of frolicking on this peaceful bit of land off the New England coast? Now I do, too! And hopefully you’ll be nodding… Continue reading What to Know Before You Visit Block Island

Air · Rhode Island · Sea · Uncategorized

How to Get to Block Island

It’s a very special Motivation Monday, my friends. This week, I’ve done the legwork for you, and I’m letting you in on all the ways to get yourself onto adorable Block Island, Rhode Island! It’s a little complicated–at least it was for me–but if you’re up for an island affair away from the everyday world,… Continue reading How to Get to Block Island

poland · Uncategorized

10 Reasons to Visit Krakow, Poland

It’s Faraway Friday! A few years ago, I got to experience beautiful Krakow, Poland, on a solo trip around Eastern Europe. To this day, it remains one of my favorite cities. Contemplating your next trip? Put Krakow on your list–here are 10 reasons why! 10. The Pastries There is just something about European pastries. They’re… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Krakow, Poland

Uncategorized · solo travel · Massachusetts

Solo Female Travel: Nantucket

This Throwback Thursday is a very special one–it’s all about going solo in Nantucket! Since my sweet husband Steve has been traveling a bit more for work lately, I’ve taken the opportunity to go on a few trips of my own, all on my own. I used to travel solo all the time, and I… Continue reading Solo Female Travel: Nantucket

Massachusetts · Packing · Uncategorized

What I Wore in Nantucket

It’s a very special What I Wore Wednesday! If you’ve been following along on Instagram and Facebook @quickwhittravel, you know I recently enjoyed a few days on beautiful Nantucket Island. I’ll be honest, I was a little insecure about what to pack. I’ve never been sailing, and I don’t think “athleisure” or all black is… Continue reading What I Wore in Nantucket

Travel Fears Debunked · Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Where Do They Speak English?

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! Have you ever seen The Holiday with Cameron Diaz and Kate Winslet? It’s one of my favorite movies, but one part of it has always bothered me. In one of the early scenes, Cameron Diaz’s character is searching for somewhere to go to get away from her real life. She takes one… Continue reading Where Do They Speak English?

Uncategorized · Washington DC

1 Day in DC

It’s Motivation Monday! Have you ever found yourself with a day in a new city–no more, no less? Maybe you were on a business trip and decided to take a personal day after, or maybe you just felt adventurous and took advantage of an incredible travel deal! No matter the circumstances, if you find yourself… Continue reading 1 Day in DC