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Ultimate Guide to Las Vegas

Think Las Vegas is a town only for gambling, drinking, and clubs? Not so fast.  Obviously you can channel your inner Kardashian with zero judgment here (hey #WhatHappensInVegas), but Vegas is so much more.  Whether you are an animal lover, sugar addict, alcoholic, cheapskate, adrenaline junkie, sedentary, shopaholic, human or zombie there is something here …

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Me in a dress on the Cliffs of El Mirador
Beaches and Islands Bucket List Adventures Europe

Staying at the Ritz Carlton Abama Resort in Canary Islands, Spain

If you need a salty, sun splashed vacation that offers breathtaking views from every angle, the Ritz Carlton Abama more than delivers. The resort is glamorous and huge- 7 pools, 10 restaurants, 2 bars, a championship golf course, a state of the art spa, golf carts for villas, a funicular car to a secluded beach, …

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Bucket List Adventures Europe

Visiting Iceland’s Glacier Lagoon

Glacier Lagoon is a beautiful bay born at the foot of one of the largest glaciers in the world outside the polar regions. For a size perspective, the glacier is seven times the size of Manhattan. At the foot of the glacier is an icy paradise that will have you convinced it was the film …

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Nashville’s Sweetest Treats

If you’ve ever read one of my articles or seen any of my social channels, its pretty clear I’m a full blown sugar addict. Everywhere I go I look for the most amazing, mind-blowing, crazy cravable desserts out there. Is sugar tourism a thing? Buckle up and get ready for a massive sugar high at …

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Chicago’s Street Mural Scene

Chicago is a city with as many moods as neighborhoods. The weather can be unpredictable- freezing one day, gale force winds the next. When then weather is good (or just not terrible) it’s a great place to be. It also has a hot street mural scene. Beware, there is always something new and fresh and …

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Nashville’s Best Brunch Spots

Brunch is the perfect meal. It comes at you later in the day, has all your favorite foods, and booze is a staple. Nashville’s southern hospitality is on full display with these fab brunch spots with full plates and full pours. 1. Kitchen Notes at the Omni Hotel So, I know I shouldn’t play favorites, …

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20 Photos to Inspire you to visit Antelope Canyon

It’s no secret that I loved my visit to Antelope Canyon. While it can be tightly regulated and crowded, I promise that its so worth it. It’s otherworldly magic can be felt as soon as you walk in. Best of all, you don’t need to be an expert level hiker or a professional photographer fumbling …

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Sunset at the pool
South America

Checking In Tierra Atacama Hotel

As soon as I saw my first picture of the Atacama Desert I knew I wanted to go there.  Located in Chile, South America, it is one of the driest places on Earth.  It has salt lagoons, wetlands, snow capped mountains, flamingos, geysers, and lunar landscapes. For this amazing trip I was really excited to …

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Complete Guide to Antelope Canyon AZ

Tale of Two Canyons Antelope Canyon is a slot canyon.  Slot canyons are very narrow and formed by water rushing through, and are always taller than they are wide.  Most of the time they are very narrow, and antelope canyon is no exception. Antelope Canyon was one of the most incredible places I have ever …

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Things to Know Before You Visit White Pocket, Vermillion Cliffs, Arizona

Visiting White Pocket in Vermillion Cliffs AZ: Everything you need to know to have an amazing hike! White Pocket isn’t near anything White Pocket isn’t near anything. Like at all.  It’s very far into Vermillion Cliffs and adjacent to Coyote Butte National Park. Getting there requires a dedicated effort and basically half a day’s drive.  From …

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