Camping in Zion and Bryce Canyon National Park

Recently, I’ve visited Zion National Park but decided to return again for to explore it a bit further. National Parks are some of my favorite places to visit year round. If you’ve read my post about The Grand and Antelope Canyons in Arizona. I mentioned at the very end of the post how I wished I got to spend more time in Zion Nation Park so that’s what I did. Last week I spontaneously bought a ticket to visit a friend living in Las Vegas. We took a weekday trip to Utah where we pitched a tent and camped…

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10 Tips: A Guide to Packing and Traveling in a Carry-on

I’m excited to be working on a collaboration of the perfect packing lists for various vacations to be posted in the coming days. As a precursor to any perfect packing list, I thought it’ll be helpful to also share my top tips for packing light and traveling with only a carry-on. Whether I’m traveling to the beach or the mountains, I prefer to pack 1 hand bag and 1 purse/backpack to minimize baggage fees and the risks of losing my bag. I use to have many problems with packing my carry-on luggage. Most of time, I’ll return with pieces…

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The Perfect Afternoon Tea Dates

If anyone knows me, they know I absolutely love my fair share of farmer’s markets, sweet treats and of course tea dates. Whenever I travel, I like to seek out cozy cafes, local farmer’s markets, the best savory and sweet finds and the best afternoon tea spots to rest my tired feet! I am the biggest fan of anything Earl Grey and freshly baked scones. Lemon curd, Devonshire cream, petite sandwiches, and fanciful treats are my definition of a whimsical, romantic date. Whether with your girlfriends or your honey, there’s nothing like a relaxing afternoon in a tea room.…

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Beautiful Arizona: The Grand Canyon and Nearby Places to Visit

There are multiple places in and around Arizona, but here are a few of my personal favorites. This list includes the Grand Canyon and some others that I have been to on more than one occasion and have always loved to come back to. My favorite times to visit Arizona is Spring(March to May) and Fall(September to early November) when the temperatures are more mild which makes hiking tolerable. Summer is packed with visitors and temperatures can reach a blazing 90°F / 32°C! Stay away during summer. Trust me, your car will also thank you.

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Memories of Bali: A Paradise for Backpackers and Honeymooners

Bali has a special place in my heart. I was there last May and it’s definitely still one of my favorite memories. From Ubud, Seminyak, Kuta and Jimbaran, I wished I had more time to explore the rest of Bali! Prices in Bali vary GREATLY. It can be very budget friendly to very very expensive. This makes it a great paradise for many backpackers as well as honeymooners looking for a great time.

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