Portland In Two Days

I recently took a spontaneous trip out to Portland because well, I just thought “why not?” I had never been and it is just a short two hour plane ride from Vegas. I also used my credit card points and didn’t pay a single dollar for the flights! (will be writing a post soon about…

Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

Do you want to see elephants in Thailand? Of course you do! BUT whatever you do… do not ride them or see them perform tricks and stuff. I’ll be honest, I’d rather not see elephants in any such captivity but the reality is that a lot of places still force elephants to carry tourists and…

6 Things To Do in Vancouver

I had one of the best times in Vancouver, Canada. No wonder why a lot of Americans say they want to move to Canada… It’s clean, safe, very beautiful! …and everyone is so darn friendly. I only spent 3 days in Vancouver but I got to see and do a lot! Here are some of…

What To Do In Kansas City

I went to Kansas City sort of on a spur of the moment trip… my friend was going and I decided to tag along and join her because she was going to see a Royals game. I have another bucket list on top of my existing bucket list… to visit all of the major baseball…

Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

If you haven’t heard or read anything about Iceland yet, you’ve probably been living under a rock. Iceland has gained major popularity in the past few years. There’s so much to see and do there but one must do… is, of course, visiting the Blue Lagoon! I’ve heard some people say that it’s “overrated” and…

Snorkeling the Silfra Fissure (Iceland)

When I first imagined getting into water that was coming from a glacier, I was sure I would freeze to death.(I don’t do very well with the cold) But how could one pass up the chance to snorkel in between two continents at the very same time?! Of course I HAD to do it. If…