North America

Best Things to do in Rincon, Puerto Rico

Rincon is located on the West side of Puerto Rico where the Atlantic meets the Caribbean Sea about 2 1/2 hours from San Juan and is a beautiful little beach town. Rincon has many different types of beaches because of its unique location so it’s the perfect beachy getaway.If you’re looking...

Outdoor Hidden Gems in DC

As a local, I’m still discovering more that DC has to offer and I’m all for sharing these hidden gems below. Everyone knows about some of the outdoor spots in DC like Rock Creek Park, the National Zoo, and the National Mall, but there are so many outdoor hidden gems in DC to explore...

15 of the Best Weekend Getaways in the South

There is so much charm and hospitality to be found across the Southern United States. With so many charming towns and places to explore, let’s help you get insprired with the best weekend getaways in the South.Below I share my favorite places + the top three things to do while in each...

Best Time to Visit Washington, DC

My answer to this question… It depends! Of course, I have a favorite time of year – the holidays. I seriously think it is just beautiful in DC with all the buildings decorated and trees around. Don’t stop reading though! I promise I will answer your question in more depth with a perfect...

Incredible Cancun Road Trip: Itinerary & Stops to Make

A Cancun road trip to Tulum can be an easy and fun drive! Cenotes, Mayan ruins, beaches, and more were on the road ahead. I knew we’d want to get around and see all the different things we possibly could.When we started planning our Cancun road trip to Tulum, I knew all the stops we’d...

What to Avoid in Tulum (and best places to stay)

There are some things you have to avoid in Tulum… Since tons of people visit the Yucatan Peninsula, it can be a spot where tourists unknowingly participate in tourist traps, environmental crises, and exploitation of locals.I was drawn to Tulum not because of the Instagram-worthy hotels on...

Visiting Akumal Beach: Everything You Need to Know

As the popularity of Akumal Beach has grown over the years, the rules have changed greatly for visiting in order to preserve the famous sea turtle’s habitat. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Akumal Beach.Over the last few years, Akumal Beach has really changed. It’s...