10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

I may not be one of the super rich mentioned in this story, but I do agree that these Italian destinations are uber luxurious and worth every penny you spend to get there. Renowned for its grand old architecture, beautiful scenery, and world-class cuisine, Italy has become one of the best countries Continue reading

Picture Perfect Paris:Then and Now

A new photo book containing 80 images of modern Parisian streets overlaid with vintage photographs reveals what the French capital was like over 100 years ago. Source: THEN AND NOW: These photos show famous scenes of Paris from the 1900s and today Continue reading

Amazing Places Where Your Dollar Goes Further This Year

Longing for a trip across the pond but short on funds to get you there? Consider Australia, Poland or multiple countries in Western Europe where you can stretch your budget a little further. This is a good year to be a budget traveler — now is an exceptional time to take advantage of the strong Continue reading

Disney Memories

As a Disney World College Program Alum, Disney has held a special place in my heart for many years. You can't wear a Jungle Cruise hat and tell bad jokes for a summer without a longing to return. As a parent, going to Disney World with my children is an amazing and magical time. Through sticky Continue reading

Dreaming of Italy, One Cafe at a Time

One of the things I miss most about France and Italy is the amazing coffee or cafe. Americans may have a Starbucks on every other corner, but there's nothing like sipping a creamy and slightly sweet cafe latte while overlooking the coastal waters in Positano, watching the boats pull into port. Like Continue reading

Perfect Stocking Stuffers for Travel Lovers

Perfect Stocking Stuffers for Travel Lovers

Having trouble finding the right holiday gift for a frequent traveler? Sometimes, smaller is better (except when it comes to hotel bathrooms and your leg room on a plane). Take a look at these small but mighty stocking stuffers perfect for savvy travelers. And don't forget to pick up a little Continue reading

The 7 Most Popular Tourist Attractions in Europe

Can you guess the 7 most popular travel destinations? Hint...I've been fortunate enough to have visited 2 in the last 12 months! Europe has its fair share of famous attractions, but only one can be crowned "most popular." At the recent 22nd annual World Travel Awards (a.k.a. the "Oscars of the Continue reading

The 25 Best Museums In The World

I love that I've already visited 7 of the 25 best museums in the world! Only 18 more to go! Whether you're a purveyor of fine art or you prefer arts and crafts, these museums are sure to take your breath away. Source: The 25 Best Museums In The World Continue reading

How to Unplug During a Short Weekend Getaway

We could all use a few of these reminders.... Source: How to Unplug During a Short Weekend Getaway Continue reading

Tips for Traveling Abroad – 12 Things Americans Do Wrong

In the US, standing out from the crowd is often applauded for it shows personality and originality. However, for Americans abroad, standing out from the locals can leave you a target for scrutiny, contempt, disgust, or worse, danger. Traveling to a different county this year? Here's what not to Continue reading

Happy Birthday Julia Child

Happy Birthday Julia Child

On a recent trip to Washington DC, I had the opportunity to explore much of what the Smithsonian has to offer, including the American History Museum. My husband really had no interest in going to this particular museum, but I convinced him to go pointing out that Julia Child's kitchen was on Continue reading

5 ways to make visiting Paris less expensive

5 ways to make visiting Paris less expensive

It’s no secret that Paris is an expensive city to visit. But you can do it cheaper. Here's how. Source: 5 ways to make visiting Paris less expensive Continue reading