Austin, Texas

Downtown Austin was pretty much how I imagined it. Really just place for shopping and exploring for me. Highlights: – Took part of the pub crawl that the Firehouse hostel hosted. (There is a hidden entrance to get to their lounge.) – MODCLOTH! The first store open in Austin. Never have I ever been more excited … More Austin, Texas

Washington, D.C.

Solo vacations are the way to go, getting to experience a new destination with no plans but my own made-up ones along the way. Ladies, you all have to try it at least once. This was an amazing 5-day vacation. The first night I stay with a dear friend of mine, and the rest of … More Washington, D.C.

Portland, Oregan

Oh Portland, one of my favorite places I’ve visited. I went on this trip with two friends. Hiked in pouring rain in the rain forest, climbed up to the top of the Multnomah Falls and to the Wahkeena Falls, stayed at nice hostel for the first time, had great food in the city, met a lot of … More Portland, Oregan

New Orleans, Louisiana

So. much. shrimp. And it was great. Summer vacation with dear friend/former roomie. New Orleans was definitely very similar to St. Louis…just without the palm trees. Highlights: – Beautiful architecture and bonding time with my lovely friend. – This was definitely the best for good food. Food: – Arnaud’s & the French 75 Bar: We wanted to dressed … More New Orleans, Louisiana