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Adventures at Home: Think Escape Games, Fort Lauderdale

Last week, I shared with you some ways to overcome reverse culture shock and one of my tips was to try to keep your sense of adventure at home. So when Think Escape Games, here in Fort Lauderdale, invited me and some blogger friends to try it out, I jumped at the chance. I love getting to know my new home and I love puzzles & strategy games, so this was a no-brainer!Continue reading

Kuang Si Falls is a must-see on any trip to Luang Prabang, Laos. This post will convince you to add this waterfall to your bucket list!
Travel

Kuang Si Falls: This Waterfall in Laos Will Blow Your Mind!

Laos is one of those countries that just knocks you off your feet. From the friendly people to the gorgeous landscapes— everything about the country was just unreal beautiful. So when I heard someone say that the prettiest waterfall I would ever see was located just outside of Luang Prabang, I knew I had to go. And to be honest, all of the hype didn’t even do the Luang Prabang waterfalls justice.  Kuang Si Falls needs to be on the top of your Southeast Asia bucket list!Continue reading

Travel isn't always pretty. Here is the story of how my travel partner picked up a parasite on a tropical island and had to rush to the hospital.
Stories, Travel

Paradise With A Side of Parasite

Sometimes as a travel blogger, I feel like I spend so much time showing you the beautiful side of travel. I set up my Instagram shots of stunning waterfalls and I tell you about amazing resorts on exotic islands, only showing the best of the best, so it all looks perfect. But the reality is that travel is messy and sometimes things go wrong.

So grab your beverage of choice, and hunker down because it’s story time, kids. Let me tell you the tale of how Joe & I encountered a parasite in Cambodia that would follow us around the rest of Asia.Continue reading

Siren's Table at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort is perfect oceanside dining! This post features a sampling of their amazing food & drink offerings.
Food & Drink, Travel

Foodie Fun: Siren’s Table at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

I can’t get over how many amazing food and drink options there are in South Florida! Since moving here, I’ve made it a point to try out some of the local restaurants and have yet to be disappointed. Fort Lauderdale is a vacation spot so there are a lot of chains and kitschy tourist trap restaurants. So when I find a place on the main tourist strip that has the perfect ambiance and a stellar menu, I just had to share it with you. If you’re looking for a place to eat right on Fort Lauderdale Beach, Siren’s Table at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort should be your first choice!Continue reading