NC Small Town Travel Series · north carolina · Travel

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Blowing Rock NC

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Blowing Rock NC Blowing Rock is a magical small town nestled in the mountains in western North Carolina (not far from Asheville). And while it may be considered a "small town," there is no lack of things to do and places to explore! We stayed… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Blowing Rock NC

Travel · VA Small Town Travel Series · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA Bedford County is located in south-central Virginia, near Smith Mountain Lake. During my time in the area, I was able to stay one night in downtown Bedford and one night at Smith Mountain Lake. This allowed me to see different areas within the… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA

Travel · VA Small Town Travel Series · virginia · Wineries

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Gordonsville VA

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Gordonsville VAGordonsville is an adorable small town located just north of Charlottesville, VA. It is another small town that is heavily concentrated with excellent wineries! They also have an adorable downtown with unique shops and pop-ins. Gordonsville is also home to the Fried Chicken Festival,… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Gordonsville VA

Travel · virginia · Wineries

A Weekend Wine Tasting Guide for Lovingston VA that Everyone can get on board with

Weekend Wine Tasting Guide for Lovingston VA I was able to spend a weekend in Nelson County VA, which is known for its variety of wineries, breweries, and distilleries! I chose to focus on a specific area within Nelson County - specifically the Lovingston region that surrounds Highway 29. We stayed at the beautiful Orchard House… Continue reading A Weekend Wine Tasting Guide for Lovingston VA that Everyone can get on board with

California · Travel

The Padre Hotel in Bakersfield CA

The Padre Hotel in Bakersfield CA The Padre Hotel, located in Bakersfield California, is one of the most beautiful and unique hotels that I have ever had the privilege of working with. There isn't much to do directly near the hotel - but considering the number of amenities that the hotel has to offer, you… Continue reading The Padre Hotel in Bakersfield CA

Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Madison VA

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Madison VA I had the pleasure of traveling to Madison VA earlier in the month and let me tell you, it is a wine lovers dream! One of the great things about this Small Town Travel Series is that I've gotten to work with so many great… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Madison VA

Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Onancock, VA (Eastern Shore)

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Onancock, VA (Eastern Shore) Onancock, VA (pronounced O-NAN-cock) is a tiny town located on Virginia's Eastern Shore. The historic, coastal small-town charm will make you fall in love instantly. As a coastal community, Onancock's wharf is the happening spot to be in town. With so many unique… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Onancock, VA (Eastern Shore)

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

Sandals Negril | Christmas in Jamaica + Scuba Diving Certification

Sandals Negril It's no secret that we love Sandals Resorts. I could talk about them all day long and am planning on making a blog post comparing the different resorts soon. The layout of Sandals Negril was completely gorgeous. I was impressed that 90% of the rooms have an ocean view. The resort sits in… Continue reading Sandals Negril | Christmas in Jamaica + Scuba Diving Certification

north carolina · Travel

Things to do in Fuquay-Varina, NC | Your Next Weekend Getaway

Weekend Guide to Fuquay-Varina, NC If there is one thing that I want people to learn from all of my traveling... it's that "to travel" has nothing to do with distance or amount of time away. Travel is about experiencing new places and new things, anywhere and everywhere. I have fallen in love with exploring… Continue reading Things to do in Fuquay-Varina, NC | Your Next Weekend Getaway

Aruba · Caribbean · Other Resorts · Travel

Flamingo Beach in Aruba | Renaissance Resort + Private Island

Aruba Trip Recap The Famous Flamingo Beach in Aruba Olivia and I had the unreal experiences of spending 4 nights at Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino. This Resort is separated into two different hotels (side by side), where one is adults only and one is family friendly. However, no matter which side you stay on -… Continue reading Flamingo Beach in Aruba | Renaissance Resort + Private Island