Saint Lucia

This island stole my heart! We had originally planned to go to the Pintos mountains, walk through the volcanoes and have a mud bath; but because of the rain we didn’t get of the ship as early as we planned. So we ended up splitting up as a group; the parents went on an island tour, others…

Weekend Getaway: Philly Edition

Sometimes you just need a little break from your normal surroundings. Over the last couple of months I’ve been juggling work, studying, classes and trying to make time for my personal life. So a break from my normal routine was very much-needed. Philly is so close to New York (1.5 hour drive) that you could actually…

Long Beach, New York

Not all getaways have to be far! Long Beach is literally 45mins to an hour from Staten Island. About two months prior we were looking for places to go for Memorial weekend; we were hoping to come across some kind of flight deal but that didn’t happen. Then we started looking into Atlantic City- hotel…

Hollywood & South Beach Miami, FL

Build your travel squad! In March myself and 15 other people took a quick trip to Florida to celebrate my brother’s 21st birthday. We made it a four-day weekend/vacation. The group consisted of family and friends from different parts of New York, Pennsylvania and Texas. This trip was in the works for many months (the idea…

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Schedule random days off of work even if you don’t have anything planned yet! In August I requested a few days off for a long weekend; I wasn’t sure if I would use them or cancel it; but I just wanted them just in case. Then about 3 weeks before those days I found a…