• Journeys

    Laura takes Surfers Paradise

    Surfers Paradise is one of the biggest tourist destinations in Australia for both locals and visitors alike. Is a suburb within the local government area of City of Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. Surfers Paradise had a population of only 20,000 colloquially known as ‘Surfers’, the suburb has many high-rise apartment buildings and a wide surf beach (Look at that Photo!) Laura is the eldest…

  • Taste

    Fine Food Experience in Vegas

    An important requirement when traveling is to have at least one fine food experience… or 2, 3 why not! I thought New York, Montreal, Chicago, Port Clinton-Ohio, and New Hampshire were my Top 5 “Best Fine Food Experiences” But Vegas, and San Diego (That I’ll share later) surpassed all of them! I’m not a food critic but I consider myself a…

  • Journeys

    Romantic Vegas!

    Vegas is known more for ambition and adventure than romance, but there’s something romantic in the glittering lights of the “Sin City” Las Vegas has a multitude of options for lovers, and I’m sure after this trip there is something for every couple to enjoy. I want to share my experience because most people think Vegas is just a place…

  • Lifestyle

    Balancing Blogging with your 9-6 Job

    Today, there is so much discussion about balancing work with parenting, social life, fitness, marriage, volunteer work, school, hobbies and passions– the list goes on and on.  I’m not in agreement with the belief that we can’t do it all. “Balance” does not mean that you are spending equal time in everything you do. To me, it means YOU- are…

  • Lifestyle

    Blogging: First Month Experience

    Let me take a second before continuing. Some close friends are asking me if blogging is as easy as it seems, it’s not quite that easy. It requires extreme organization, motivation, patience, writing skills, consistency, and being really passionate about what you’re going to share. Also understanding that there is a non-stop learning curve. Starting a blog is a good…

  • Smart Tips

    International Manners… Matter

    Let’s do a RECAP about International manners and how much they matter. Is something that most of us forget to investigate-read about before traveling to a country we know nothing about. When we head abroad, things get a little more complicated. I’m doing this post because doing my -People posts- where I interview and write about friends traveling around the…

  • Journeys

    Virginia takes Cape Town

    Virginia, her family and a couple of friends decide to do the Garden Route (Map below) that starts in Johannesburg and finish in Cape Town. It took them 2 weeks and 700 miles driving. In this first post she shares her amazing 4 days in the city of Cape Town. Cape Town is a coastal city and the MAIN city of South…

  • Smart Tips

    Comfy yet Stylish – Airport Styles

    What to wear when you’re travelling is so important! I learned my lesson after a few mistakes. I don’t think anyone enjoys to go somewhere in something uncomfortable, so I’m going to share my recommendations of comfy yet stylish when it comes to airport must-go. Here comes my first advice: Plan what you’ll wear on the flight thinking about everything…How…

  • Journeys

    A Real Mayan Experience – Chichen Itza

    For the second round of my birthday-first trip in 2010, I add a tour to one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature, CHICHEN ITZA! This amazing archaeological site is located in Tinúm Municipality, Yucatán State, Mexico. If you fly to Cancun-Playa del Carmen or Merida it’s really worth it to drive or take a tour there. If you like history you will like…

  • Taste

    Portugal… Seafood Lovers Alert

    Let’s stimulate our palate with a gastronomic tour in Portugal with Michelle. Portugal´s gastronomy is as rich and varied as its landscapes. The most distinctive feature of Portuguese cuisine comes from the sea. ALERT for Seafood lovers!  If you are a seafood person, you will be amazed with all the options. Portugal is a seafaring nation. The country has Europe´s highest fish consumption…