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Ending our honeymoon  in Capri, Italy was definitely the icing on the cake to our southern Italy adventure! I looked through a lot of Capri travel guides before making our itinerary and I’m glad I did, because there are SO many amazing options for accomodations, dining and experiences. So today I’m sharing my top two […]

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Switzerland Travel Itinerary: See the Highlights in Just Five Days! We’ve just returned from a 9-day whirlwind adventure that started in Paris and traveled via train all throughout Switzerland! (So though the trip took 9 days overall with two days actually in France and two “travel days”, I’m granting this a “5 Day Switzerland Itinerary”) […]

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Let’s start with the highlights, shall we? Copious amounts of bagels and lox for breakfast, check. Friendly monkeys eating apples on my shoulder, check. Bathing in glorious volcanic mud baths, check. Making friends (not) with jellyfish in Antigua, check. Riding on a Spanish Galleon to a UNESCO World Heritage site, check… Y’ALL. That’s just the […]

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Who doesn’t love vacation?! I’m so excited that my hubs and I will be heading out on a cruise for our 1 year anniversary, but I have to admit, packing is one of my least favorite things, especially for a long trip. I’m still amazed that I managed to fit 2 weeks worth of clothes […]

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin New Orleans – just as you say the name, you can hear the trumpets and jazz in the air, can taste the spicy creole food, and smell fresh beignets and chicory roast coffee. For me, I immediately see the black wrought iron intricate bars on beautiful french-influenced homes, and feel […]

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Spotlight: Capri + Anacapri I’ll be spotlighting different destinations in the travel posts to come, and sharing their unique, lesser known qualities that you MUST experience!  For the very first post in the series, I knew I had to start with our latest grand adventure – our honeymoon in Italy! I have SO many favorites […]

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