Featured Destinations

Welcome to the Jungle

Beyond the All Inclusive, from the Andes to the Amazon. From the bustling city of Quito, to the largest ecosystem in the world, the Amazon is stocked with loads of wildlife of the small and dangerous kind. Here, you will discover a different side of you, a side you didn’t know you had. Maybe a […]

Inaugural Sailing aboard the Odyssey of the Seas

In November I was onboard for the inaugural sailing for the Brand New Odyssey of the Seas and it was so good to FINALLY cruise again! I wanted to share with you some of the highlights.  Currently the new requirements include that everyone that sails must be fully vaccinated. The ships are sailing at reduced […]

I just returned from Holbox, Mexico!

What? Where is that you ask? a bit of a haul from Cancun but totally worth it as they do call it Mexico’s Best Kept Secret! (The perfect mix of relaxation, great weather and simple beauty) Holbox (pronounced hole bosh) is such a wonderful destination! It is also the most geographically unique place in Mexico […]

Who knew Montana is Huckleberry Heaven?

Yes, that’s right. I wrote a blog about Huckleberries! Who knew Montana is Huckleberry Heaven? The small, purple-ish berries are everywhere and they are spectacular.  You can find huckleberries in many Pacific Northwest and Northwestern National Forests. Huckleberries often thrive in the Rocky Mountains – and specifically in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. During my week […]

New Year in Costa Rica

We were able to Welcome the New Year in Costa Rica! And we wish and hope for a healthier and happier 2021. Recent travel to Costa Rica does not require a Covid test but does require the purchase of additional health insurance and signing a health questionnaire. We overall felt very safe especially as most […]