The Mystery of Fort Bragg’s Glass Beach

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Many who know me know how special the Glass Beach in Fort Bragg has been for me recently. It’s a place I have been talking about visiting for years that I was just unable to get to. Fort Bragg is a solid 8-9 hours away from Los Angeles, so as someone who works all the…

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Answer the Call of Adventure with Kayak Kauai

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When heading to Kauai, it’s only natural to want to answer the call of adventure. After all, there are numerous waterfalls, challenging muddy hikes galore, and a lot of fun water-sport activities to partake in. Does that sound like your kind of vacation? Well, if you’re one of the many who love adventurous vacation activities,…

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Change the Way You See Chocolate with Lydgate Farms

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I always like finding unique activities that are unlike any I’ve done before, so when I had a chance to stop by Lydgate Farms’s Chocolate Farm Tour in Kauai, I was beyond excited. Kauai is known as the Garden Island, as it has the most developed soils of any of the Hawaiian islands which provides…

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Buenos Aires holds a very special place in my heart. It’s one of the first places I visited outside of the US. It’s filled with all things Evita. And, to be honest, it’s a fun, friendly place filled with vibrant energy. This piece will be short and sweet, as I visited Buenos Aires over 12…

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Scuba Diving in Kauai

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I’ve gone scuba diving several places around the world now, and I’ve learned that each spot has its own personality and charm. It goes without saying, but one dive spot will have advantages and disadvantages over another dive spot. So, I always try to dive whenever the opportunity arises on my adventures. And I was…

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Ho’opi’i Falls Trail

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Ho’opi’i Falls trail is a relatively local trail hidden up in the greener, more jungle-looking areas of Kapa’a in Kauai. As the name suggests, the trail takes you down to Ho’opi’i falls. There are actually two falls there. To get to either, it requires you to trudge the muddy slopes (just like any trail we…

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Enter into a Fairy Tale at Glendeven Inn & Lodge

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Mendocino County is the place of fairy tales! All across the Mendocino Coast, you’ll find cozy temperatures, gorgeous coastal bluffs, glass beaches, and delicious dining. But perhaps, the most enchanting part about Mendocino are the adorable, chic inns that offer luxurious yet charming getaways. That’s what we found when we stayed at the Glendeven Inn…

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Discover a Hidden Beach Off the North Shore of Kauai

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Tucked away, hidden carefully so only locals can find it, Sealodge Beach is the perfect secret getaway for anyone staying in Princeville on the Island of Kauai. You either need to be a local or make friends with a local to discover this beauty tucked away behind a few homes on the north side of…

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