What to See – and What to Skip – in Lisbon

Instead of giving you the typical weekend guide or top list of things to do in Lisbon, here are my best suggestions – and what you can totally skip.

3 Days in Bucharest, Romania: The Best Things to See & Do 

Curious about traveling to Bucharest? Here’s everything you need to know, from history to food and drink to public transportation for 3 days in Bucharest.

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.

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.

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.

Amtrak Crescent Review: From New Orleans to New York City

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.

On My 29th Birthday: A 30 Before 30 Checkup

With only 12 months left to complete my 30 Before 30 Goals, its hard to imagine how much I will accomplish, and how I will feel, this time next year. Happy birthday, or wish me luck!

Three Great Spots at Every Stop Along Seattle’s Train Lines

The Seattle train system is small, mighty and growing! With the new Capitol Hill & U-District stops, it’s time for an ultimate guide to enjoying our trains.