Last week, I was lucky enough to visit a small town in Michigan with my best friend. We went up for a friend’s wedding, and spent an amazing weekend off our phones and computers and on the water. The lake is a place where my bestie Meghann has gone every summer for her whole life. […]
I’m so excited to finally share everything about the Airbnb I stayed at in Havana! When I was planning the trip, I knew I wanted to stay in an Airbnb. I always say that it’s the most authentic way to experience a place and while Cuba does have some unique options that might be a […]
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 […]