New Zealand South

10 Days on New Zealand’s South Island

I have the most incredible story to tell you. Through the magic of the Internet, I met my friend Colma. She is a North Island Kiwi, and on her own time and of her own accord, she helped this very overwhelmed professional traveler plan a Trip of a Lifetime to New Zealand’s stunning South Island.… Continue reading 10 Days on New Zealand’s South Island

Travel Lists · Uncategorized

The World’s Most Perfect Honeymoons

Ah, love! It makes the world go ’round, so they say. Perhaps you’re reading this because you’re in throws of wedding planning, and perhaps you’re just longing for a break from it all. I know for my own wedding planning it seemed like everything was going wrong (well, mostly because it was!). I left the… Continue reading The World’s Most Perfect Honeymoons

Stowe

How to Spend a Romantic Weekend in Stowe, Vermont

Updated May 2020. Looking for a romantic getaway? Might I suggest beautiful Stowe, Vermont? This quaint, sweet New England town is seemingly made of charm, and there are plenty of places to find just the right romantic moment. Vermont is beautiful in all seasons, but we got to enjoy peak foliage there this fall. Take… Continue reading How to Spend a Romantic Weekend in Stowe, Vermont

New Zealand South

Road Tripping New Zealand’s South Island

Love a good road trip? It’s one of the best ways to experience New Zealand’s South Island! Our trip took us from glaciers to hiking trails to unique rock formations and more, and all our tips and things we learned along the way are here to help you plan your own trip! Rules of the… Continue reading Road Tripping New Zealand’s South Island

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What to Know Before Driving the Road to Hana

It’s Aloha Friday, and this week you are in for a treat! On our anniversary trip to Maui, we drove the famous Road to Hana, or Hana Highway. This breath-taking drive is absolutely worth your while, but there are definitely some things to know before you go! Know Your Options There are three ways to… Continue reading What to Know Before Driving the Road to Hana

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Romantic Maui

It’s Maui Monday, and Quick Whit is back to blogging! My sweet husband and I just got back from our fourth anniversary trip, and this year we chose Maui. We love Hawaii, and we decided during our first anniversary trip (on O’ahu) to always spend our anniversary on an island. Islands are inherently relaxing, there’s… Continue reading Romantic Maui

DC Dates · Washington DC

18 D.C. Dates for Any Budget

Is it time for date night? Are you in D.C. for a weekend getaway with your loved one? Here are my top 10 date night picks for every budget in Washington, D.C.! 10. Bike the Mount Vernon Trail (FREE with your own bike; Price varies with bike rentals from Georgetown or Alexandria’s Old Town) Are… Continue reading 18 D.C. Dates for Any Budget

Islands · Venice

Top 10 Romantic Venice

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! If you’ve been following along on Facebook and Instagram, you know my sweet husband recently whisked me away for a romantic long weekend in Venice, Italy! This was my first time to Italy, and I’ve always thought of it as an unattainable, romantic, dreamy destination. But I wasn’t dreaming! Here are… Continue reading Top 10 Romantic Venice

Islands · Venice

Guide to Venetian Gondolas

This Motivation Monday I have your guide to gondolas in beautiful, iconic, historic Venice! It’s the ultimate in romance: a private gondola ride through the beautiful canals of Venice, Italy. Perhaps you’re being serenaded as you float along. If you’re like me and you always want to know a little more about iconic sites and… Continue reading Guide to Venetian Gondolas

south iceland

10 Reasons to Visit South Iceland

It’s Faraway Friday! Our recent trip to the South Coast of Iceland was inspiring and unique, and I encourage everyone to visit! Here are our top 10 reasons why. 10. Mythical Scenery I mostly prefer tropical settings–bright colors, impossibly clear water, warmth, fruit growing in the wild… But Iceland delivers on a completely different level.… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit South Iceland