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Why now is the time to visit the British Virgin Islands

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Nearly a year ago the tiny, beautifulislands that make up the British Virgin Islands were hit in an way by Hurricane Irma that some of them may never recover. Richard Branson’s infamous Nectar island sustained damage that devastated the private island. Anguilla’s multi-million dollar resorts are in the process of recovery.  The private island  Scrub Island is working to be open by November and their quick recovery process has been thanks to  their parent company ...

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48 Hours in Hollywood

Monday, July 30, 2018

In what I refer to as my former life in corporate America I traveled out to LA more times a year than I care to remember. So often that I should have just had corporate housing out there! I never got a chance to relax, take that hike, spend time on the beach but I did get to experience the nightmare that is LA traffic! Nowadays my trips out to the west coast are more ...

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What to Pack for 5 Days in the British Virgin Islands?

Friday, July 6, 2018

When your itinerary looks something like this to get to the British Virgin Islands -à JetBlue -> Cape Air (5 seater plane!) -> walk for 5 minutes or take a taxi for 2 minutes -> ferry -> Scrub Island!! One realizes quickly that only a carry on (packing with my Andiamo suitcase) with the essentials will be allowed. Don’t believe me? On said puddle jumper they not only weigh your luggage but you as well! And ...

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Bachelorette Party Weekend Packing Guide

Sunday, June 10, 2018

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4=""] Once you've hit more than say 10 bachelorette parties you are a certified expert on not only putting a great weekend together for one of your closest gals but efficiently packing for the festivities as well. As I always do on trips whether they are long or short I make sure to plan out each outfit prior in order to NOT overpack. The last thing you need in a hotel room with ...

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Travel Guide: 72 Hours in Ireland

Thursday, May 24, 2018

While Ireland was a rather unexpected mother daughter trip it was by far one of the more adventurous escapes we have done. Our biggest concern? With only 72 hours how could we possibly see the country and do all the things we wanted to?? We managed to accomplish it and quite well if I do say so myself. Read on below for the ultimate itinerary for when you only have 3 days in Ireland. How to ...

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The Travel Diaries: Escaping to Park City with Utopian Luxury Vacation Homes

Sunday, March 18, 2018

I grew up with parents who had very different opinions on how they wanted to spend vacations, thanks to their split differences we spent winters on the ski slopes and summers at the beach. While I grew up going to Colorado, I started skiing in Utah when I was at Sundance a few years ago and finally understood what the hype was about. I’ve been back a few times but this recent trip took my appreciation ...

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