A Complete Guide to Napa & Sonoma Valley For The Perfect Getaway

Is Napa Valley what you naturally think of when you want a bottle of good wine? Maybe it’s where you’d like to go to soak up the last bit of summer. September is the perfect month to visit Napa and Sonoma to experience for yourself harvest season! There’s a rush of excitement in the air and winemakers all over are saying “It’s finally time!” September is usually when the grapes are harvested and sometimes even through October. Grapes for sparkling wines are picked first and crushed then comes the white varieties, and lastly the reds. You can join the…

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Travel Guide: Your Guide to the Cinque Terre

Ahh, the Cinque Terre is what Italian dreams of are made of. Are you daydreaming of sun kissed colorful homes by the seaside, fabulous seafood, gelato by the sea, pesto and limoncello for days? The Italian Riviera is not short of rugged coastline or romantic towns and villages with the villages of the Cinque Terre being one of its main attraction. The Cinque Terre is made of 5 small fishing villages all very unique and charming in its own way. The towns are no longer as isolated as they once were with the boom in tourism you can find…

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10 Photos That Will Inspire You To Visit Sardinia

If you haven’t heard of Sardinia, it’s a island off the coast of Italy with some of the most beautiful beaches I have yet to see. The second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea coming in only after Sicily. It’s also known as the island of a thousand beautiful beaches(and they’re not kidding)! It’s only a 40 minute plane ride from Naples and the French Riviera! You can actually see France(Corsica) from the northern coast of Sardinia. With it’s rugged landscape, fantastic food, secluded coves, turquoise waters, and crystal clear beaches, it’s clearly a hidden gem. Here are 10…

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Travel Guide: 10 Perfect U.S. Weekend Getaways

Thinking of a great weekend trip or even better, an extended weekend getaway? Check out this post for some my favorite weekend trips all over the country for your next trip! Whether you’re looking for a family vacation, girls or guys trips and even a romantic couple retreat, look no further. I’m sure you’ll find a destination here that is perfect for you!

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Postcards From Provence: Sunflowers and Lavender Fields

Writing this post brings back many sweet memories of Provence. We spent our days driving on country roads that took us through a maze of lavender, sunflower fields and endless rows of vineyards. It was mid-July and the sun was beaming brightly but the weather was still cool and made it pleasant for us to roam and wander. The evenings are a bit brisk but the sunsets behind the valleys and mountains are incredibly romantic.  The lavender fields stay in the same location each year but the sunflowers change. But there is plenty of them so don’t worry! The best…

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