Balboa Park Museums, Sights and Attractions

Visit Balboa Park for a must-see attraction, whether you are visiting San Diego or a local.  Balboa Park was founded in 1868 and is one of the oldest public parks in the nation.  Most of the early architecture has been preserved, and today contains museums, the San Diego Zoo, natural vegetation zones, theatres, open spaces, […]

Best Things To Do In Mission Bay San Diego

Mission Bay is a hidden gem just waiting to share its natural beauty to first-time visitors. The area is a stunning waterfront paradise, with endless activities, great stores, endless restaurants, and a vibrant neighborhood energy that has visitors falling in love with the area. There are so many things to do in Mission Bay. Whether you […]

Staycation at Margaritaville San Diego Gaslamp Quarter

Staycation at Margaritaville San Diego

I often daydream about a tropical getaway but don’t have enough travel time (or budget) for a fancy getaway to an exotic island. The truth is that you don’t need a passport, spend time researching flights, or have to take a week off to get a slice of paradise. This is exactly where the newly […]

Taking A Day Trip to Sintra To Explore

Pena Castle in Sintra

On our trip to Lisbon, we had Sintra placed right near the top of a list of day trips we wanted to take. That’s no surprise, as searching any list of top attractions when visiting Lisbon, you will find Sintra on the list. Sintra is just a stone’s throw away from Lisbon and has a […]

72 Hours in Madrid: Historic Charm

I was so excited to take my first walk through the vibrant streets of Madrid. For too long, this energetic city has been on my list of cities to visit – it’s where every corner is a new discovery, has incredible food, and a historical story. In just 72 hours, I immersed myself in the […]

48 Hours in Porto, Portugal

Both the city and the people will welcome you with open arms, promising that you will enjoy a blend of rich history, delicious cuisine, and breathtaking views.

72 Hours in Paris: The City of Lights

Paris offers iconic landmarks, rich history, art treasures, gourmet cuisine, romantic ambiance, and diverse culture, creating an unforgettable inaugural experience.