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”

7 Day Kauai Itinerary • Things to Do for a Week in Hawaii’s Garden Isle

Oh Kauai, you beautiful and majestic little island. To say I fell in love with Kauai during my weeklong stay on the Garden Isle is maybe the understatement of the century. This 7 day Kauai itinerary is full of so many of the most beautiful sights, your eyes may never adjust back to your everydayContinue reading “7 Day Kauai Itinerary • Things to Do for a Week in Hawaii’s Garden Isle”

Guide to Acadia National Park in October for New England’s Best Fall Foliage

New England is very well known for having some of – if not the – best fall foliage in the game (no one tell the Midwest as they will have a lot to say about this). And while the individual states can all battle it out for who takes the claim of the best leafContinue reading “Guide to Acadia National Park in October for New England’s Best Fall Foliage”

My Top Travel Apps • Best Travel Tools for Trip Planning

These days I use my cell phone for way more than just meal pics and creeping on Instagram; I’m using some pretty amazing tools to help me make the most of the trips I plan. Whether you’re trying to book a flight or find stops along a road trip, the App Store can be yourContinue reading “My Top Travel Apps • Best Travel Tools for Trip Planning”

How to Pack in Just a Carry-On Bag, No Matter Your Trip’s Length

If you haven’t picked up on it, hi, I’m Amanda and I’m a pretty avid traveler. Be it abroad or domestic, you can find me on planes quite often (I’m likely the one asleep in the window seat). Also one of my crowning achievements in the travel space is that I haven’t checked a bagContinue reading “How to Pack in Just a Carry-On Bag, No Matter Your Trip’s Length”

What to Do in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Old San Juan is this magical little slice of history found on a gorgeous island in the Caribbean. Part of it is like walking through an episode of Game of Thrones (minus all the murder and dragons and well… less fun stuff, ha), while the other parts of it are like walking through South America.Continue reading “What to Do in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico”

10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun

The Road to Hana is a staple of any Maui vacation for a reason. It’s full of some of the most gorgeous parts of the island and it’s all conveniently located in a day’s drive. However, it is a long day of tight, winding roads that can be stressful for those who aren’t prepared. AfterContinue reading “10 Tips for the Road to Hana – Reduce Stress & Increase Fun”

The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary

Got Hawaii on your mind? I can’t say I blame you. The Aloha State is full of incredible scenery and ever since I got back I’ve been constantly dreaming of how quickly I can go back. Like, checking Google Flights on the regular to see if I can still make it back in time duringContinue reading “The Ideal 4-Day Big Island Itinerary”