China

China at a glance: For a US tourist, not the easiest place to visit, but one that is sure worth the effort- China packs so much punch for bucket list items I’ve had to plan several future trips to make up for my grossly underestimating the time needed for our first trip. With 225 National…

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Peru

Peru at a Glance: Known most popularly for Machu Picchu, Peru is one long country with a LOT more to offer- from diving into the diverse rain forest (hello Amazon!), surfing sand dunes in a vast desert, surfing the big waves at the beach, trekking the highest mountain range in the Western hemisphere, and of…

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France

France at a glance: When people ask what my favorite country to visit has been, I always reply with France. I found it to be so beautiful, historically intriguing, and most of all- Romantic. (And this even after a honeymoon in Italy) Some might consider me biased (after all I did study French extensively in…

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New Zealand

New Zealand at a glance: Some flock for Lord of the rings filming locations, some visit to ski, several visit to hike, and still others visit for the island beach life. No matter your reasons for visiting, New Zealand is one of the most well rounded places to visit- particularly for the outdoors enthusiasts. The…

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Iceland

Iceland at a glance Iceland: land of fire and ice. There’s likely no truer statement of any place I’ve visited. For most outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike, Iceland is a bucket list dream destination. Between stunning waterfalls, black sand beaches, geysirs, lava rock, and glaciers- Iceland has it all and as a landscape enthusiast,…

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USA

Growing up in a military family means I have seen (and lived in) a LOT of the US. Between living in 7 states, many cities, and driving cross country between all the moves, there are very few states I have yet to visit. (I’m looking at you Alaska) That being said, there are so many…

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Greece

Greece at a glance From ancient ruins that witnessed the birthplace of democracy to white washed villages overlooking a vast Mediterranean sea- Greece has a lot of offer and it may surprise you. I was impressed with how walkable Athens was, how fantastic the food was, and the general beauty of nature mixed with architecture…

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