San Francisco for the Summer

Ready to get out of the heat? Try visiting San Francisco for your holiday vacation this summer. Robert Frost said, “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.” This quote serves just as a glimpse into the refreshing and cool weather that San Francisco has to offer. Besides the weather, there are so many attractions in and around San Francisco. Golden Gate Bridge & Golden Gate Park One of the most well-known symbols of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge is a mus

Brooklyn Flea’s “Smorgasburg” – The Ultimate Food Festival

Located at East River State Park—Kent Ave. and N. 7th Street on the Williamsburg River—Smorgasburg Saturdays are a famous event for those who are in Brooklyn for the summer. Whether you are a local or a tourist, this event will be sure have you stuffed to the brim when leaving. The Smorgasburg Brooklyn Flea Food Market is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 6pm. It's packed with foodies, locals and tourists alike, be sure to get there early! Once you arrive, you can find fresh food,

Dabbling in Dublin

If you’re searching for the country known for its beautiful green landscapes and rich, dark beer, look no further than Ireland. Specifically, the capital of Dublin is one of the most historic and beautiful places to visit in the entire country. Below is a list of places that are easily able to be walked to in Dublin. Guinness Storehouse Factory and Old Jameson Distillery Known for their darker beers and liquor, Dublin is home to both Guinness and Jameson. These factory tours show both the

Spending the 4th in Boston

Where else to go for the Fourth of July than Boston?! This historical city is known for its rich history and roots dating back to the 1600s. Here’s a list of things to do for the holiday in Boston! Freedom Trail Travel back in time by walking along the two and a half mile Freedom Trail that lines the city. Along the trail, you'll visit 16 historical sites that have various meanings and significance to Boston’s history. Whether you are visiting a church, museum or cemetery, there is much

Diving into Prague

Visiting Prague is a wonderful place to relax for a weekend and still have beautiful sights all around you. On January 1st of 1993, the Czech Republic became an official country separate from Czechoslovakia. Today, there is still architecture and monuments that are historic to the many changes that the country has gone through over the last century. Charles Bridge The Charles Bridge was built in 1357, as ordered by King Charles IV. While crossing the bridge, there are 16 arches and 30 statue

“I amsterdam”

Amsterdam is a beautiful city that is a can’t miss weekend destination when traveling in Europe! From the Heineken Brewery to the canal tours, this beautiful city is a must do. Heineken Brewery The Heineken Brewery is one of Amsterdam’s biggest claims to fame. Walk throughout the brewery with various taste tests while guides to tell you about the company’s history and even provide interactive games to show everything that the brewery has to offer. Pro tip: buy your tickets online to sk

The Bride of the Sea

Venice, Italy—also known as the “Bride of the Sea”—is like traveling back in time. It’s architecture and unique canals lead to a much slower pace of life in comparison to the United States. If you’re thinking about experiencing Venice, here are some top things to do: Gondola Ride When the weather is at its most beautiful, spending time on a gondola ride while being serenaded by a man who is propelling you through the nooks and crannies of the canals of Venice is an incredible exp

A Comprehensive Look at My Favorite London Spots

By Kelly Weiss With just a hop across the Atlantic, you can be in one of the most bustling and cosmopolitan cities in the world. During my time in London, I compiled a list full of some of my favorite spots in this beautiful city! Including my favorite markets, landmarks, museums, and restaurants, I think this list can give any new London traveler enough information to get their plans started! What are your favorite London hotspots? Leave them in the comments section below! 1. Markets

5 Reason to Visit Chicago this Summer

Sitting on the edge of Lake Michigan is one of America’s largest cities that’s known for its unique architecture, beautiful skyline and renowned museums; that’s right, we’re talking about the Windy City, folks. Chicago has so much to offer both residents and travelers, which is why we chose to highlight it this week. If you’re looking for a spot for your next long weekend getaway, look no further! Here are 5 reasons why you should stop by Chicago this summer: The Lakefront Trail Ch


If you consider yourself a wine connoisseur, then surely you've had your fair share of some of the finest wines that come out of, you guessed it, Italy! Italy is home to some of the oldest wine-producing regions in the entire world. In fact, Italy represents about 1/3 of global wine production and is the single largest wine producer by volume. If you haven't gotten the hint: Italians know their wine. Because of that, we're visiting the top 3 wineries Italy has to offer. If you're a fan of #WineW

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