I’ve made it to 46 states so far, so I’ve seen a lot of what the United States has to offer. This section features my favorite places and things to do, plus massive bucket lists for each region of the country to help you plan your travels.

European Travel

It’s no secret that I fell in love with Europe the very first time I visited. You’ll find content about Austria, Poland, Italy, Iceland, and France in this section, including food, natural wonders, historic sites, and more!

South American Travel

Peru is one of the  most popular countries in South America for visitors and once you visit the Andes, you’ll see why. Check out all my tips and guides to plan your visit in this section.

Disney Parks

I grew up visiting Disney World almost annually and then ended up working there during college, so it’s safe to say that it almost feels like home. Disney posts are some of my favorites to write, so check out this section for info on Disney World, Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.

Travel Decor and Gifts

This section was inspired by my desire to incorporate my love of travel into the decor of my house without being too cheesy. It features my favorite travel-themed decor and gifts travelers will love.

Recent Posts

5 Awesome Day Trips from Lima

Lima is the gateway to Peru for most visitors flying from overseas, and many of them overlook it it as they continue on to places like Machu Picchu. However, it's well worth spending a few days in the area to explore the capital. While you're there, if you want to get...

Fowling is Detroit’s Quirkiest Activity

Fowling (pronounced like bowling but with an f) is the perfect thing to do on your visit to Detroit. It's one of the things I make sure to take all of my out of town visitors to when they come to the area. Located in Hamtramck (pronounce that like there's an i between...

46 Bucket List-Worthy Things to Do in France

France is one of the most popular tourist destinations for visitors, and it's easy to see why. With some of the world's most iconic buildings, an endless array of historic sites, and and plenty of natural beauty to go around, there are so many incredible things to do...

Everything You Need to Pack the Perfect Disney Park Bag

One of the easiest ways to make your Disney vacation less stressful and more affordable is to bring the right things to the parks with you. You'll be spending long days in the parks and buying items is expensive, so if you come prepared you can save yourself both time...

Decorate with a Custom Pushpin Travel Map

I've been obsessed with maps and globes since I was a kid. Back then, I used a blank outline of the United States to color in each new state that I visited to track my travels. These days, I'm a little more sophisticated (though I still keep colored pencils in my...

21 Bucket List-Worthy Things to Do in Poland

Though it's often overlooked as a travel destination, there are so many amazing things to do in Poland. Not only is it the land of many of my ancestors, it also has some of the best food I've eaten and some of my favorite cities in Europe. From its historic old towns...

The Perfect Itinerary for One Day in Venice

Venice is the kind of city people around the world dream of visiting. Its canals and bridges and history make it one of the top places to visit in Italy. If you only have one day in Venice, you won't be able to see everything, but you will be able to hit the top...

Biscayne National Park Snorkeling Tour and Tips

You all know I'm a National Parks fan, so when I found myself with a free afternoon in the Miami area, I headed straight for Biscayne National Park in Florida's southeast corner. This park is somewhat unique in that it's fairly large yet occupies relatively little...

47 Bucket List-Worthy Things to Do in the Western United States

The western United States is one of the top tourist regions in the country - and for good reason. With stunning mountain ranges, active volcanoes, fjords, glaciers, coastal scenery, tropical temperatures, National Parks galore, and iconic cultural landmarks you could...