They always say to go the extra mile. Well, we went the extra mile and then some. The original plan was to fly to Frankfurt, Germany, at 4:55, have a four-hour layover, and then fly to Florence, Italy, and be there by 2 p.m. However, on the way to the Miami airport, we found out … Continue reading Strike One
One day I was walking across the O’Connell Center stage in my cap and gown, and the next day I was on a flight to Italy. I graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in public relations and a minor in Florida teaching May 6, and left for a month-long study abroad … Continue reading From One Milestone to the Next
This spring Walt Disney World offered Disney After Hours for the second year. Mom, Dad, Jared, and I went on March 1 to take advantage of the nonexistent lines for nearly every ride in Magic Kingdom. What is Disney After Hours? Disney offered 7 nights from January 2018 to March 2018 where a special event … Continue reading Disney After Hours
As someone who is addicted to her planner, I like to have my major travels planned out at least a year in advance. You could say I'm not exactly a spontaneous person. These are the next adventures I'm going on around the world. March 2018 - Bahamas I will be going on a 3-night Royal … Continue reading Where in the World Am I Going Next?
I recorded one second of every day in 2017 that resulted in a video montage of my everyday life over the course of a year. To add a little surprise element, I didn't even tell anyone what I was doing. My family just thought I was super in to documenting videos for the year. When … Continue reading One Second Every Day 2017
Now that it's December it's time to kick Christmas shopping into high gear. It can be hard to shop for the traveler in your life when all they want to do is travel. Here are eight gift ideas for that special someone who just wants to explore the world. Passport Holder Stand out in a … Continue reading Gift Guide for the Travel Obsessed
A few months ago Jared and I planned to go to Disney the last weekend our Silver annual passes were active before summer. Last minute, Jared had to work, but I still really wanted to take advantage of the passes before they were blocked out for three months so I did something I've wanted to … Continue reading Pros and Cons of Going to Disney Solo
I'm a big fan of bucket lists because I think it's important to set goals and write them down to keep yourself accountable. It should come as no surprise that a lot of the items on my bucket list involve traveling. Here are some of my top traveling bucket list items. Visit all 50 states. … Continue reading My Travel Bucket List
Lakeland is a hidden treasure of Florida. One of the best aspects Lakeland has to offer is its unique blend of restaurants. Here are five amazing restaurants in Lakeland, plus the best place for some yummy desserts! Posto9 Posto9 is a Brazilian Gastropub that is new to Lakeland. The menu includes a raw bar with … Continue reading 5 Amazing Restaurants in Lakeland, FL
I love quotes so much that my largest board on Pinterest is made up entirely of quotes. Here are 8 of my favorite quotes about traveling that I wanted to share with you all! All quote photos were created by me using Canva.
Disney character interactions are fun no matter how old you are. There's just something so magical about seeing your favorite characters come to life. Over the past year or so I have met quite a few characters. I recently went to Disney and spent all day in Magic Kingdom having characters sign a white pair … Continue reading Disney Character Interactions Ranked
For Christmas, Mom and Dad got Jared and me a gift certificate for the Two Tail Ranch Extreme Elephant Encounter. It was one of the most incredible experiences Jared and I have ever done together. Two Tail Ranch is an elephant facility in Williston, Florida (about 20 minutes outside of Gainesville) where you can take … Continue reading A Tale of Two Tail Ranch