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Travel Like a Queen

(Without Breaking the Bank) 

 

There’s no denying, we all love a glamorous vacation every once in a while. At 24 years old, I have been to over 30 countries and 6 continents. Obviously I wasn’t taking myself on all of these trips as I was growing up, but over the last 24 years, I have learned a thing or two about traveling on a budget.

I can’t stand when people say that they just can’t travel because they can’t afford it. Not to say that there aren’t times in your life where you should save instead of dropping a couple grand on a vacation. Just like everything else in life, you have to make this a priority.

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The Most Instagram-able Spots in San Francisco

 

It’s no secret that San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. As a photographer, I am constantly looking for the next best spot, or some fun hidden gem I’ve never been to before. I have rounded up my top 16 BEST spots to take photos in San Francisco. Enjoy!

 

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Fort Bragg City Guide

This past weekend, I explored a coastal Californian town for the first time. One of the least talked about NorCal towns, I wanted to put together a guide for other first timers so that you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the beauty of this cozy little hippie town. (Read More)

The Perfect Day in Sonoma- No ‘Wineing’ Allowed!

First off, there are 3 main parts of wine country: Sonoma, Napa, and Healdsburg. It seems that out-of-towners have only ever heard of Napa, and everyone from the Bay has their favorite. I happen to love Sonoma- down-to-Earth wineries, beautiful rolling hills, and the best restaurants, in my humble opinion. The perfect day means planning ahead. It’s easy to assume that the wineries are all lumped together, but this is not true, and you will be very sad if you plan to visit several wineries that are all 20+ minutes away from each other. Several also require reservations to enjoy anything more than a tasting. But don’t worry, I’ve created a plan just for you! (Read More)

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City Guide: New Orleans

New Orleans: A vibrant party town full of beautiful architecture, delicious food, and a wild history. This Southern town has something for everyone, and even those not interested in the party scene will still take something away from this stunning city.

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Melbourne City Guide

Long, long ago, I moved to Melbourne, Australia for 6 months. Yes, okay, I was on exchange, but it felt like I moved my whole heart to another country. I loved every day of this journey, and fell head over heels in love with this magical city.

I had been dreaming about Australia since I was young, and I knew that I would move there, one day! The 6 months I spent there was nowhere near long enough, and I did cry into my chardonnay all the way home.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Desert X Palm Springs 2019

Since visiting Palm Springs, I have been getting a TON of questions about the magnificent art installations we visited, also known as Desert X. Hidden across the Palm Springs Desert, these art pieces offer a fun way to explore the Coachella Valley.

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Paris City Guide

Ahhh Paris. There’s a reason that people write songs about Paris. This city is for lovers, explorers, foodies, and especially for shoppers. When I was walking around Paris, I noticed how beautiful everything is. Parisians take beauty very seriously. Everything in the city has to be perfect, whether that be the piles of pastries in each bakery, each and every little bistro lining the streets, and their incredible outfits. My god, their outfits! Everyone was beautiful. And it’s an effortless beauty; that level of perfection that has you saying, “oh yes, I rolled out of bed, grabbed my croissant, and left looking like this.”

We spent 3 days taking in every bit of Paris, and I can’t wait to share with you all the tips and tricks I learned along the way!

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