Ithaca, NY is arguably the heart of the Finger Lakes. Ithaca is located at the southern end of Cayuga Lake. Ithaca is a shining example of a “little big city”.
I won’t lie, I went to Boston this past September mainly to see Humpback whales.Sure, I was enjoying my return to Boston’s streets with the warm sun on my back, not the icy winter winds blowing me inside. However, I had a mission and one mission only - see some whales!
Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is often described as one the most dangerous cities in Central America, if not the world. However this shouldn’t put you off visiting. I found Tegus (nickname for Tegucigalpa) a very interesting and non-touristy city to explore. There is more to do in this sprawling city than you would initially think.… Continue reading Type A Trekker’s Guide to Tegucigalpa
(Updated 10/25/18) Hey! In case you haven’t heard or read, I am heading to Antarctica in less than a week. This is a big and exciting trip for two reasons: One: It's ANTARCTICA!!!! Who doesn't want to go there!?!?! Also it will be 7th continent. I can't wait! Two: it’s the least planned/… Continue reading Antarctica Update: “Planning” My Most Unplanned Trip
All your type a travel tips for finding the best waterfalls in the Finger Lakes, NY!
Recently I found myself in Saratoga Springs, NY. Located in the foothills of the Adirondacks, this luxurious little city has been a summer get away spot since the 1800s and is the perfect place to escape to during your weekend off. Below you will find a brief history of this great town, along… Continue reading Saratoga Springs
In the summer of 2016 a few friends and I went to Europe. We went to Portugal, Spain and Ireland. Portugal and Spain were a girls only trip, then my husband joined us in Ireland. I have split each country into its own post: Welcome to the Ireland! This was not… Continue reading Ireland: My 8 Day Itinerary
In the summer of 2016 a few friends and I went on a Euro-cation! We went to Portugal, Spain and Ireland. Portugal and Spain were a girls only trip, then my husband joined us in Ireland. I have split each country into its own post: Welcome to Portugal! While in Portugal I visited… Continue reading Portugal: My 9-Day Itinerary
I went to Kenya on a medical mission trip in 2017. For two weeks I worked with a group of volunteers from both the US and Kenya. We provided medical care for a small community in southwest Kenya. At the end of the trip, we went to the Maasai Mara, a national reserve… Continue reading Maasai Mara: Photoblog
A review of my recent trip booked thru Groupon. The pros and cons of booking a trip with Groupon.