Travel · United States

Planning a Montana Adventure

As those of you  who follow us on Facebook  or Instagram already know, we’re setting off on our next adventure, a trip to Montana, in just 3 weeks! This year when we started the vacation planning process, Tori decided that we should go somewhere outdoorsy. After a bit of research, we narrowed it down to  Arizona & the Grand… Continue reading Planning a Montana Adventure

Travel · United States · West Coast

Vacation Here: Portland, Oregon

Sometimes things in life have a funny way of working out. Over the holidays last year I happened to come across a few articles about all the cool things to see & do in Portland, OR and the areas surrounding the city. Once I learned that they have some of the best beer, wine, &… Continue reading Vacation Here: Portland, Oregon

Bars · Beer & Wine · Drinks · Oregon · Portland · Restaurants · Travel · United States

Drink Here: Portland’s Best Breweries

With over 65 breweries in Portland proper alone, it’s no surprise that Portland is known for it’s craft beers. Since there were quite a few beer lovers in our group, we set out to try as many as we could and managed to visit close to a third of the list! So what did we… Continue reading Drink Here: Portland’s Best Breweries

Europe · Italy · Travel

Vacation Here: Bologna

When it comes to planning a trip to Italy, most people immediately think of the big 3: Rome, Venice, & Florence. Next on the list might be Milan, Lake Como, Cinque Terre, Pisa or the Amalfi Coast. While these are all great places to visit, if you are a foodie like me, the one city… Continue reading Vacation Here: Bologna

Bars · Restaurants · Salt Lake City · Travel · United States · Utah

Making the Most out of Conference Travel: Salt Lake City

We’re back with our Making the Most out of Conference Travel series talking about all things Salt Lake City, UT. I attended my first conference as a professional in Salt Lake City just over 5 years ago and this November, the conference circuit made its way back! As usual, I made it my mission to… Continue reading Making the Most out of Conference Travel: Salt Lake City

Tips · Travel

Planning your Perfect Vacation Part 4: Hotels vs. Rentals

If you haven’t started figuring out how to use your vacation days this year, then now is definitely the time! Not sure where to start? Don’t worry our Planning your Perfect Vacation Series has you covered! Today we’re talking about how to decide whether you should choose a traditional hotel/B&B/hostel or  a rental.

Gifts · Shopping · Tips · Travel

Holiday Gift Guide: The World Traveler

We’re back with our #HolidayGiftGuide series with tons of gift ideas for the World Traveler! My recent trip to Italy along with a lot of work trips has had me racking up the frequent flyer miles and trying to find all sorts of gear and gadgets to make things go smoothly. Below you’ll find my… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide: The World Traveler

Europe · Italy · Travel

Vacation Here: Cinque Terre

I can’t believe it’s been almost 2 months since I began my Italian adventure and first laid eyes on Cinque Terre. Of all the places I’ve been, I think that the towns of Cinque Terre definitely takes top prize in absolutely breathtaking views no matter where you look. It also doesn’t hurt that the regional… Continue reading Vacation Here: Cinque Terre

Tips · Travel

Planning your Perfect Vacation Part 3: Picking your mode of Transportation

Today we’re back again with the third installment of our Planning your Perfect Vacation series! Now that you have a rough idea of when and where you’ll be heading, it’s time to figure out how you’ll be getting there. My general rule of thumb was always if it’s under 5 hours I might was well… Continue reading Planning your Perfect Vacation Part 3: Picking your mode of Transportation

Europe · Travel

Italian Soiree 2015 Days 11, 12, & 13: Segrate, Milan, & Lake Garda

After our whirl-wind tours of Florence and Bologna, I was perfectly happy spending a Saturday running a few errands with my cousins and relaxing. By the time Sunday rolled around, however, I was recharged and ready to see some more of downtown Milan. After watching an impromptu parade and getting some delicious pizza at Pizzeria Gino… Continue reading Italian Soiree 2015 Days 11, 12, & 13: Segrate, Milan, & Lake Garda