Did you know Wichita is the largest city in Kansas? Or that it’s the 48th largest city in the U.S.? The population is now around 650,000. But this Mid-West city has roots that date back all the way to the 1860’s when it was once a trading out post during the “Wild West”. Nicknamed the…
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3 Day Itinerary for Spokane, Washington
Everyone always thinks of Seattle when they think of Washington State. The sea, the mountains, Starbucks…but the other side of the state is just as wonderful and deserves more recognition. I knew very little about Spokane before I went. I love when a place can really surprise me. Spokane is located on the eastern side…
A Weekend in Blowing Rock, North Carolina
I never heard of this sleepy little mountain town. I had no idea what to expect as I drove thru the mountains into Blowing Rock. It was immense overcast and I could barely see the road when I arrived. Starving I parked on the main street and strolled around in order to find lunch.
An Itinerary for a Weekend in Baltimore
On a quest for all things Edgar Allan Poe and the ultimate brunch spot I made my last stop on my month long road trip Baltimore. I have driven thru Maryland countless times whether it was heading to Ocean City or further south. Upon spending time in Baltimore I can’t believe I ever passed it…
Roanoke: A Must Stop in the Blue Ridge Mountains
When I made Roanoke a stop on my road trip I didn’t know much about it. I figured I would go on a few hikes and drink a few beers and that was that. I had no idea it was the mountain bike capital. It has an interesting culinary scene and a budding brewery scene….
Your Perfect Richmond, VA Itinerary
I have driven thru Virginia so many times. I am not sure why it took me so long to get to Richmond. How could I be sleeping on a city as wonderful as this one?
A Fun Chicago Itinerary
What there is to do and eat in Chicago
What to do with a Few Days in Pittsburgh
I have spent a lot of time in the state of Pennsylvania. My family lives there and I have made many trips to Philly. After all this time I have yet to go to Pittsburgh. Over the last few years I have heard a lot about this cities food scene and that is why I…
Kerala: Human by Nature
Not too long ago I spent a few weeks in Kerala, India. I was lucky enough to be placed on their “Kerala Blog Express” campaign. It is 30 bloggers on a bus together for 30 days. Think Road Rules but with bloggers. It was quite an experience being a trip with that many people. I…
3 Days in Swansea, Wales
How to spend a weekend in Swansea. What to do, what to eat and what to see.
Why You Should go to Missoula, Montana
There is this place in Montana where a river runs through it. A place you can have it all. Arts, culture, diversity, outdoors and incredible food and drink. This place is called Missoula. I sadly dismissed Montana as a destination. I knew it would be beautiful but I felt like it wouldn’t have anything to…
Where to Eat in Cartagena?
Following in Anthony Bourdain’s footsteps I chose Cartagena as my first destination in Colombia. Colombia has been on my radar for a few years now. I had been meaning to explore more of South America and I fell in love with arepas a few years back. I wanted to follow my stomach to this place.