Sufficed to say, I love to travel, and when I do, I like to do it well, but with the goal of eliminating all the unnecessary extras. So with a handful of exciting and dream-coming-true trips planned this year, my mind has been on traveling and how to do so in style – specifically how … More Why Not Fly in Style and Comfort?
When I dream of traveling to Paris, I also long to fall asleep and awake in an apartment that is a sanctuary where my worries completely evaporate –a sanctuary that is my home away from home. A place to awake with French windows that open to welcome the Parisian morning air and peer over wrought … More A Luxurious Travel Sanctuary – Haven in Paris
“My solo travels in Paris have brought many perfect hours of being alone but not a moment of loneliness. People who depend on other people are often in hiding from themselves. Two and a quarter million people live in the City of Light: you will see many of them and you will pass them in … More Why Not Travel Alone?
Taking a ride on it really does provoke one to smile without realizing it, as you feel transported back to childhood when a bike was the fastest mode of transportation you were legally able to use and no bills were your responsibility. Even though summer is not here yet, there are still many months of … More Why Not Ride a Bike?
A walk as exercise? Nah. Walking is too enjoyable to be a viable way to burn calories. Or was I wrong? These were my thoughts on walking quite a while back when I was convinced that running was the only way to “feel the burn”. Fortunately, I came to my senses, and finally began to … More Why Not Take A Walk?
Traveling abroad can be one of the most amazing experiences to add to your life’s resume, but in order to make the most out of what can be a most life-changing experience, attention to details and pre-planning must take place. With that said, a disclaimer that this advice coming from someone who loves fashion which … More Why Not Travel Internationally?
How to do this luxuriously, you might ask? Well, first of all, everyone’s definition of a vacation is different, but the tools required to make sure we are able to make the most of any vacation we embark on are rather similar in almost any traveling scenario. Have a look at my nine tips to … More Travel Luxuriously
There are many pockets of Portland, each with their own personality, much like every metropolis. Below are a lists of places organized into seven categories: Food, Shopping, Entertainment, Grocery, Stay, Pets, Transportation. Food ~A Dinner for Two or a Double Date – Andina – (1314 NW Glisan St.) a Peruvian restaurant in the Pearl District … More Why Not Visit Portland?
“One final paragraph of advice: do not burn yourselves out. Be as I am – a reluctant enthusiast….a part-time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure. It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. While you … More Travel’s Most Wonderful Gift
Creating a sanctuary at home is something that evolves over time, but simply by deciding to travel one should not have to forgo a similar sanctuary that provides tranquility, comfort and a reminder of home knowing no matter where the train/plane/car stops, the passenger (you) will always look fabulous, present their best self and be … More Travel Tote Packing List