Black Owned Travel Businesses in Ohio

The world it going through some wild times, and it’s not likely that I’ll be traveling too far from my home this summer. We’re still going through a pandemic, and social injustice has always been present. Now, it’s more in the forefront than ever.

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Dollar Tree Travel Items

Don’t blow all of your coin on small travel essentials! Dollar Tree has a lot of great name-brand items to throw in  your carry-on or to pack up for a road trip, and it’s all for a dollar per item. Some items, like Banana Boat travel sized sunscreen and Say Yes To paper facial masks, […]

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What’s Happening Now?

Interior plane

Every day I think of where I would rather be than still in self-isolation. Of course, I totally understand that it’s important to “do my part”. I agree with Ohio’s decision on staying quarantined for a while longer, but that doesn’t mean I can’t get a little stir crazy! Sometimes I pull up the Expedia […]

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Virtual Vacation Ideas

Although we can’t go far during Quarantine, we still have a whole world at our finger tips! Turning to virtual tours, live-stream web cams at national parks and zoos, and interactive sites have become very popular ways to escape the monotony of staying at home each and every day. These are a few of my […]

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Trip Completely Cancelled

Watching the news and keeping an eye on what has been going on globally, it’s no wonder the flights and plans we’ve made have be cancelled. I completely understand that it’s more important to be healthy and safe than it is to visit a beach or get on a cruise. I do cherish my health, […]

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Traveling Amid CoronaVirus

Over the past few weeks I’ve had family and friends reach out to me about my upcoming trip to Europe. My parents want me to cancel everything, my friends suggest traveling to different locations, and I just want to go ahead with my current plans. Everyone is offering their opinions because of the CoronaVirus panic. […]

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CBUS Coffee Trail

It’s time to get caffeinated! If there’s one thing I truly love, besides travel and my fur family, it’s coffee. I need it everyday, and it’s safe to say I’m VERY addicted! My friends and I took a trip down Columbus’s Coffee Trail to see what variety it had to offer. The Columbus Coffee Trail […]

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Chiang Mai – Elephant Sanctuary

Doing my research, I knew there was a good deal of controversy over elephant sanctuaries. Some use unethical practices and the elephants don’t always get a better life in the “sanctuary”. This is why I took the time to find an organization that I agreed with, and that did not allow the riding of elephants.

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Quinn’s Hot Springs

Visiting a natural hot spring in Montana was never on my To-Do travel list, I didn’t even know it was an attraction in this state. I’m so glad my friends found this hidden gem, and that I was able to experience the steamy pools at Quinn’s Hot Springs Resort.

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How Long Does It Take To Renew A U.S.Passport by Mail?

My passport expired earlier this year and I waited until May to start the renewal process. Don’t ask me why, I have no idea why I procrastinated for so long. I knew I had a trip coming up in August, and wasn’t quite sure on how long it would take to get the ball rolling. […]

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How To Deal With Difficult Travel Partners

Traveling with others is often fun, especially if you know these travel partners really well before hand. You’re more likely to be compatible on the road and get along easily day in and day out. However, there are some instances when you travel with individuals you get along well with initially, but later discover (on […]

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When Things Go Wrong

Traveling is fun and, with the growing variety of hashtags and posts on social media, looks easier and as flawless as ever. That’s not always the case in reality. Social media shows the beautiful side of vacation, or even just the highlights of the good moments of a trip, and rarely the gritty side. Being […]

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Bickering Bitches Podcast Ep7

It doesn’t get more real than roommate life, someone with whom you share a home. I had a roommate once, and I unpack all of the co-habitation stories with my long time friends on their podcast Bickering Bitches!  No all roommates are bad, and not all of them are good either, but we share our […]

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Sperlonga & Gaeta

Two Italian beach towns you’ve probably never heard of, and why they should be your next stop!

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Tea Time & Shoreditch

This summer I was so lucky to be able to spend time with my friends abroad. The first stop was London, where I joined Yemisi before we hopped over to Italy for a totally stunning weekend. Of course I want to share all of the highlights, but it wouldn’t be a totally true account if […]

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Long Haul Must-Haves

Long haul trips can be really stressful, but having your travel essentials can make it a lot easier. Everyone has their own list of items that they prefer to keep close at hand while on a train, plane, or in a car. These items are things you cannot live without while away from home and […]

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7 Travel Commandments

We’re well into the travel season! The weather is warm and people are on the move. Here are my 7 Commandments for Travel, international and domestic, …also, they can apply if you are doing a “stay-cation”. Hopefully, these commandments will convince you to get up, get out, and (even if you decide to stay home) […]

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Group Travel: Top 5 Tips

Welcome back to the blog and the Group Travel Series! My goal is to help make your group travel planning and execution a little easier. Feel free to start from the beginning with How To Start. Today, I’ve listed my top 5 tips to help make you and your friends enjoy your get away! 1. Don’t […]

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Thailand – Krabi In The Rainy Season

I’ve been trying to get this post up for a while, but it’s not all that easy putting my trip to Thailand into words. I found the country perplexing, frustrating, beautiful, and exciting. I always want to be honest when I share my experiences, so taking time to get it all right is what I […]

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