While I’m definitely no expert when it comes to Havana, I wanted to share my favorite things I did while visiting. There were tons of things I wanted to do and didn’t get to, but these are the top 6 things I did–and recommend you do–in Havana, Cuba. 1. Make your own Perfume at Habana […]
Ever since I went to Cuba, I’ve received tons of emails, Instagram messages, comments, and more about my experience getting there and everything I needed to do. I’m so excited to finally share what you need to know about traveling to Cuba. Hopefully things don’t change again! 1. Visa This was the top question. As […]
Although Havana is right on the water, there aren’t really any beaches to go to right in the city. Well, none that we came across at least. After some research, I decided that the best option would be to go to Santa Maria del Mar. It’s only about 20-30 minutes away by car, so it’s […]
One of the many very special things about our Airbnb in Havana, Cuba, was the beautiful rooftop terrace right above our apartment. Outdoor space is very important to me, especially when I travel, but this is actually the first time I’ve had the pleasure of enjoying a rooftop terrace right where I’m staying! On the first day, we were welcomed here with mojitos. Does it get any more perfect than that?!
Day 1 in Havana Cuba was full of excitement, exploration, and of course, mojitos. So far, Havana is pretty close to what I expected, but there’s one thing most bloggers don’t share: the poverty. There is beauty everywhere in Havana, but there are also a lot of dilapidated buildings. Most people here don’t have much, […]
When you’re flying internationally from the US, the flights are long. But when you’ve done it several times, you start to get the hang of it. Each time I travel on those long haul flights, I learn something new. So I figured I’d share my top essentials I need for international flights and all the tips I’ve learned in my travels.
I get asked constantly about travel and how I do it. It’s probably the most common question I get. So I decided to put together a travel resources post & pin it to my menu. These are the sites I use and recommend to fellow travelers. Remember, “The world is a book, and those who do […]
When I found out that the Champagne region of France is just a short 45-minute train ride from Paris, I knew I had to visit. I’ve been to Napa a few times and absolutely love visiting wineries and trying wine. And since champagne can only be called champagne if it’s from the region in France […]
There’s something so special and magical about the Eiffel Tower, it’s no wonder it’s such a famous landmark. But I’ll be honest, the first time I saw it I was like, “that’s it?” I was unimpressed, to say the least. But the more time I spent in Paris, the more enamored with it I became. […]