Winter and Spring Events In New York City and London
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Fun Winter and Spring Events In New York City and London

New York City and London are two of the most exciting cities in the world. At the center of food, art, and culture, both cities are bold and vibrant. But what's New York like during winter? Honestly, I love New York but winters are the worse! Expect…
Quintessential British drinks with alcohol.

Classic British Cocktails To Try with Lots of Gin

I'm a craft beer girl. But from time to time I like to switch things up with a classy cocktail. Last weekend I flipped the script and tried something different. I traded my ripped jeans and beanie for a sleek dress and pumps. Instead…
Sightseeing Stockholm: Postcard Worthy Sights To Check Out

Sightseeing Stockholm: Postcard Worthy Sights To See

From the narrow streets of Old Town to the trendy Södermalm District, sightseeing Stockholm was more than I could have ever hoped for. Since I was only in town for the weekend, I decided to make the most of my time there by finding the…
Glendalough Walks in Ireland, Wicklow County

Connecting With Nature And Ancient Irish History in Glendalough

Tucked away in the Wicklow Mountains, visiting Glendalough is like stepping back in time. Only an hour south of Dublin, Glendalough is one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland. With breathtaking valleys and scenic lakes, it's an…
Sightseeing in Paris France: Seine River Cruise

Sightseeing In Paris: Highlights From A Seine River Cruise

Paris is one of my favorite cities in the world. After graduate school, to make my dream trip to Paris come true, I saved for almost a year. When I finally visited Paris, I fell in love with its manicured gardens, timeless architecture and quaint…
Montmartre Tour: Windmills and Hidden Gems

Discovering Paris' Hidden Gems On A Montmartre Tour

After spending almost a week visiting a handful of tourist attractions in Paris, just when I thought that I wouldn't have time to visit the iconic Sacré-Cœur Basilica, I discovered the Montmartre tour by Discover Walks. Although this free…
Fun Things To Do in London with the entire family

The World Is Your Oyster: Fun Things to Do In London

With no shortage of sights to see and things to do in London, it’s no wonder why London is one of the most visited cities in the world. Whether you fancy delicious food, thirst-quenching libations, world-class museums, or find yourself getting…
Lisbon Views and City Viewpoints in Portugal

5 Incredible Lisbon Views That Will Make You Fall In Love With Portugal

If you can appreciate a gorgeous view, then you will fall in love with Lisbon, Portugal. Known as the "City of Seven Hills", on top of each hill, there are viewpoints or "miradouros" that offer breathtaking Lisbon views. When I travel to…
Iceland South Coast Waterfalls and Glaciers

Iceland South Coast Tour: Glaciers And Secret Waterfalls

Melting ice caps crashed into the lagoon as chunks of ice slowly drifted downstream. Surrounded by rugged rocks and dark sand plains, I stood at the foot of the Sólheimajökull glacier entranced by the gorgeous landscape. Never in my wildest…
Snorkeling Silfra in Iceland - Danielle Desir

Snorkeling Silfra: Overcoming Strong Winds & Icy Waters In Iceland

Ever seen a photo that made you want to book a flight and experience a destination immediately? Well, this is how I felt (and continue to feel) about snorkeling Silfra in Iceland. After seeing colorful underwater photos of Silfra, I knew that…
Lookout Lisbon Hostel Review in Lisbon Portugal

Lookout Lisbon Hostel: A Haven in Lisbon Portugal

With high ceilings and lots of open space, Lookout Lisbon Hostel was my home away from home during my trip to Lisbon, Portugal. Before I get into all the awesome details about my stay, let’s backtrack a bit. A few weeks before my trip…
Coltswold Way Cleeve Hill Cheltenham The Thought Card

Hiking Cleeve Hill of Cotswold Way in Cheltenham

I am utterly obsessed with the English countryside. Back in July, I spent a week in England and despite the unraveling Brexit situation, I had a wonderful time across the pond. I spent most of my time exploring South West England including…