My South African Adventure

My South African Adventure

“Traveling – It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller”  –  Ibn Battuta   I’ve always loved this quote, but even more so now that I’ve experienced South Africa. My recent visit was educational, inspiring, surprising, memorable and...
A Year in Review

A Year in Review

This has been a jam-packed travel year for me, but you won’t hear any complaints. The more, the merrier, as far as I’m concerned, because I collect new countries/hotels/experiences like a madwoman! By rough count, 2017’s travel adventures included:  five new...
A Foodie Weekend in Music City

A Foodie Weekend in Music City

I love planning great big trips to far-flung destinations, but sometimes it’s the quick little getaways that sneak up and surprise you the most. Ashley wanted to plan a long-weekend “escape” to celebrate her husband’s birthday, and we worked...
If only I had the right shoes…

If only I had the right shoes…

Admittedly, I am biased, but I have to say that my clients are the BEST!  Poor Lori was exhausted and sick after she came back from her European honeymoon, but she took the time to send me an amazingly detailed trip report, with all sorts of tips and information for...

Zika-Free “Escapes”

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past six months or so, you’ve no doubt heard the news about the Zika virus. This mosquito-borne illness — currently an issue in the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central and South America — is of most risk to...

Is a destination wedding right for me?

The million-dollar question! More and more couples are choosing to get married in a far-flung destination, and it can be an absolutely magical experience….or not. There are some important things to consider before deciding on a destination wedding, and your answers to...