Category: Travel

Georgia Makes Award Winning Wines

No, the title isn’t a joke, and no, I didn’t mean Napa Valley or Sonoma. I will say it again, Georgia has award-winning wines and they’re made at Yonah Mountain Vineyards. Yonah Mountain Vineyards’ harvested land sits on 20 acres and grows Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Petit Manseng, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, and Petit Verdot up in Cleveland, Georgia. Now that I have … Read More Georgia Makes Award Winning Wines

You Can Become Adventurous After 50

If you haven’t had a chance to read our bio page, then let me tell you that Mom has come a LONG way from the sheltered woman she was 10 even 4 years ago. Let me explain. It wasn’t until 5 years ago that she took her first international flight. It wasn’t until this year that she took her first girl’s trip, where she … Read More You Can Become Adventurous After 50

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Two Must-See Places to Visit in Phoenix

This week I had to fly to Phoenix from Atlanta for work. I was scheduled to be in Phoenix from Monday-Thursday afternoon so I had planned with the best of intentions to see 5 Phoenix tourist hot spots while I was there. I shared all the places I wanted to visit and why they’re such interesting spots to visit whenever you’re in Phoenix, Arizona. … Read More Two Must-See Places to Visit in Phoenix

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Top 5 Things I’m Doing on My 1st Visit to Phoenix

I have to go to Phoenix for work this week, so naturally, I’m going to use this as an opportunity to explore this glorious city that I’ve never been to before. I spent a lot of time searching through sites like Trip Advisor, Thrillist, Visit Phoenix, and TimeOut to get some recommendations of “must see” things to do in Phoenix. Below is the list … Read More Top 5 Things I’m Doing on My 1st Visit to Phoenix

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8 Tips Nobody Tells You Before You Visit Japan

Before we visited Japan back in 2015, I had very little knowledge of the country besides what you generally hear. They have the cool city Tokyo, they have interesting fashion, the food is delicious, get ramen, sip sake, visit temples, be peaceful…that’s all I knew.

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Family Trip to Fussa, Japan

Mom was Ready to Fly So a little history about our family. Mom has a son (yes, my brother) who is in the Air Force. He and his family had been living in the San Antonio, Texas for a few years, but then in 2014, they moved to Fussa, Japan. Every year prior to that move, we spent Christmas or Thanksgiving together in either … Read More Family Trip to Fussa, Japan

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Girls Trip to the United Arab Emirates

Mom isn’t much of a traveler, so when she told me she was thinking of going on a girl’s trip to Dubai, I was surprised! She wanted to go on a girl’s trip for a few reasons. As she puts it…