Travel Guide

A Weekend Getaway to Portland, Maine

For as long as I can remember Maine has been at the top of my U.S. travel bucket list. There’s something about the way this area of the U.S. is portrayed in books and on television. In my mind, it’s as if this area is like living in a fairytale. A bit extreme, I know, but something I have never been able to get past when thinking of Maine. When I got the...

The Ultimate Itinerary for a Weekend Getaway: 4 Days in Pigeon Forge

Disclosure: Thank you to Pigeon Forge Tourism for hosting me on a recent visit. All opinions are my own. If you are planning a weekend getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains then consider spending a few days in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Not only is it within driving distance of many major cities such as Charlotte, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Birmingham, among others but...

Travel Guide: Lafayette, Louisiana

Located in Louisiana, situated in the heart of Cajun Country, is a gem that’s been labeled the ‘Happiest City in America’. After visiting, it’s no surprise why Lafayette has been given this title. From foodies to history buffs, there’s truly something for everyone. Here is my guide to what to see and where to eat while visiting Lafayette...