3 of the Must-Do Best Day Trips from Portland, Oregon

Portland is such a unique and special city in the US. My husband and I spent three weeks in Oregon, one of said weeks staying in Portland and we honestly fell in love with the city. There aren’t many cities in the US with such proximity to mountains AND the ocean and that’s just partContinue reading “3 of the Must-Do Best Day Trips from Portland, Oregon”

1 Day Itinerary for Valley of Fire State Park

You might be visiting Vegas for a few days or on a southwest road trip and asking yourself, “is Valley of Fire worth seeing?” and I am here to answer that question with a HELL YES. This state park is so beautiful and it honestly floored me with how much variation it had. There areContinue reading “1 Day Itinerary for Valley of Fire State Park”

3 Places Near Las Vegas to Visit By Car • Short Day Trips

Vegas is definitely known for gambling, The Strip, and other debauchery, but did you know it has some amazing natural beauty in its backyard? Because holy wow are there some gorgeous places near Las Vegas to visit by car. So if you want to get your drink on one night but heal your body theContinue reading “3 Places Near Las Vegas to Visit By Car • Short Day Trips”

5 Things to Do On a Weekend in Page, Arizona

It is my not-in-any-way professional but very passionate belief that Arizona is a unappreciated gem, landscape-wise. You can go from cacti in the desert to snow-covered mountains in a short drive, and that is something I’m OBSESSED with. I’d been before, but wanted to spend more time for sure. So, when I decided I wasContinue reading “5 Things to Do On a Weekend in Page, Arizona”

15 Tips for Visiting Yosemite National Park

So you’ve decided on visiting Yosemite National Park? You’ve already made one good decision so far, so I’m proud of you. Planning your Yosemite trip is going to be a blast, and I can help get you started with my 3 day itinerary. But there are definitely a few things I wish I knew beforehandContinue reading “15 Tips for Visiting Yosemite National Park”

Things to Do in Glenwood Springs, Colorado in Winter

So you’re planning a Colorado winter vacation? Turns out you’re absolutely brilliant and I love that for you! Colorado’s mountain towns during the winter are seriously so stunning, I fell so in love during our road trip. I think winter is one of the best times to visit Glenwood Springs, Colorado because it’s just soContinue reading “Things to Do in Glenwood Springs, Colorado in Winter”

1 Day Joshua Tree Itinerary • 5 Best Things to Do

Are you planning to taking a day trip out to Joshua Tree National Park? I always knew you had great taste, that’s why you’re here after all, right? Ha! But seriously, Joshua Tree is a great park for a day trip. Whether you’re visiting Joshua Tree from Palm Springs, or heading to the park fromContinue reading “1 Day Joshua Tree Itinerary • 5 Best Things to Do”

1 Day in Death Valley • The Perfect Itinerary

Death Valley National Park is famous for a lot of things; being the hottest place in the world, being the lowest place in North America, and more seemingly unappetizing feats. So, you might ask yourself, “Is Death Valley worth visiting?” And the answer to that is HOLY SHIT YES. Whether you’re planning to spend aContinue reading “1 Day in Death Valley • The Perfect Itinerary”

7 of the Best Big Sur Drive Stops • Plan Your Day Trip from Monterey

Planning on a Big Sur day trip from Monterey or somewhere else in northern California? Well you’re in for a BEAUTIFUL drive! This drive, known as Highway 1, the 1, Coastal Highway, the 17 mile drive from Monterey, or the Pacific Coast Highway depending on who you talk to, is highly regarded as one ofContinue reading “7 of the Best Big Sur Drive Stops • Plan Your Day Trip from Monterey”