Becoming A Dot in the Blue

When a friend started the sailing company A Dot in the Blue, he invited Mr. Valise & I to spend a week sailing in Greece. Um, yes, please. (Video included.)

Tips for Experiencing the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

Visiting Athens? You can’t skip the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum. Here’s how to enjoy both and make the most of a visit to this unbeatable historic sight.

Should You Visit Prague in January? Here are Six Reasons Why

The idea of visiting Europe in January sounds horrible… right? Considering it anyway? Here are six reasons to book your trip to Prague in January.

How to Spend a 3-Day Weekend in Montauk

Whether you’ve never been or have a dozen times, make Montauk your last summer weekend trip with this itinerary for 3 days in Montauk.

Jordan Film Locations You Can See For Yourself

If you love movies, Jordan is a must-visit. It totally delivers, with film locations all over the country. Here are five films to inspire your itinerary.

What to Pack and Wear in Jordan

Here’s what I learned women traveling to Jordan should pack, after my recent trip to the country. Includes tips and a packing list!

How to Visit Long Beach, Washington from Seattle

I’ve looked around, and I’ve found it: the cutest small town in Washington is definitely Long Beach! Here’s a guide to planning your own trip to visit.

Aboard the Amtrak Crescent: New Orleans to New York

Considering a ride aboard the Amtrak Crescent from New Orleans to New York, or vice versa? Read about my experience, and tips for enjoying your trip.

How to Visit Gig Harbor, Washington’s Perfect Harbor Town

Summer is here and it’s time to get outside and out of Seattle! Here’s a guide for visiting the most perfect small Washington town: Gig Harbor.