After a month road tripping in the UK, we left with a bang. Here’s what happened when our airline stopped operating and left us stranded in England.Read More
Explore some of my favorite exhibitions at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Which do you prefer more: sculptures or gardens?Read More
I explored Grand Rapids for four days and created this guide to help you see some of the best this city has to offer.Read More
The thoughts and quotes behind some of my favorite photos from our Grand Rapids canoe trip.Read More
A lot happened over the winter! Read this month’s recap to get caught up on the latest in my traveling life.
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We've been avoiding this question for a while in an effort to find an answer that will please everyone, but here's the truth.
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Read what is was like taking my first tango class and visiting a traditional Milonga in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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I keep hearing people say, "I have kids now -- I can't travel". But that's wrong! While every circumstance is unique, please know that traveling with a child requires travel adjustments -- not abandonment! Here's how to make it work (plus a LeapFrog Epic tablet giveaway to keep your kid entertained in transit).
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Join O. Christine Retreats this Spring for a colorful getaway to Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. On March 21-26, 2017 ten guests will come together to relax in a chic boutique hotel, share encouragement and laughs, and fast track toward positivity.
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Have you heard the news? I've just announced my next adventure itinerary and it might be the best yet! Read on for more details.Read More
Aruba is a perfect vacation spot for a romantic getaway. Here's what locals recommend you do for your couples vacation on this happy island.Read More
Bring your pet along and enter to win a night's stay at the Ojai Valley Inn, named one of the world's best hotels by Travel and Leisure magazine. And just 60 miles north of Los Angeles!Read More
Road trip stop! Take a day trip to the Petrified Forest National Park and Painted Desert in Arizona to explore the fossils and remnants of the region from the triassic period (200 million years ago).Read More
Ever wondered how Alex and I met? Here are the details about the day we first met and decided to take a chance on love. Who would've known we'd end up traveling the world together!?Read More
Every time I turn around someone insinuates that I am only traveling because my boyfriend is paying for it. When did my hard work suddenly disappear and why do you expect him, as a man, to pay for everything? My current mood: #DaFuq!?Read More
I upload my first YouTube Vlog (Travel Video) this month! View the 2-minute clip about my stay in Chiang Mai, Thailand to get inspired for your future journey (or take a trip down memory lane if you've already been there).Read More
If you are considering crossing off Machu Picchu from your bucket list, here's my review of my alternative trek in the Lares Valley to Machu Picchu with tour company Valencia Travel Cusco.Read More
I fell in love with travel when I started exploring alone. It forced me to face myself: my harshest critic. I discovered aspects of my soul and personality I never knew existed, because I was too busy searching for flaws.
I learned to trust myself, stay true to myself, and maybe even slightly appreciate myself. I guess that’s not unheard of: finding your strength when you are alone.
Traveling just to see friends and family is new for me, believe it or not. I've gotten really good at traveling alone and sometimes forget what it feels like to have large company. But that was the primary focus for the next portion of our adventure. Alex’s cousin Veronica and her husband Ben were in Casco Viejo (Casco Antiguo) for the month of April and our 15-hour trek across the border from Costa Rica was perfectly scheduled just to see them.Read More
I can't believe it finally happened! Alex has joined me on the road to nowhere after moving on from his job to pursue his dream of travel. I remember the first night we met like it was yesterday and now, here we are. One year later and setting off in pursuit of bucket list dreams. Our first stop: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica.Read More