What do you do when you have an extended layover? Me? I get out and explore. We stopped off in Istanbul on our way to Spain and we couldn’t resist the opportunity to see what Turkey had to offer!
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Costa Rica is truly an amazing country, full of beautiful beaches, lush greenery/rainforest, volcanoes, natural parks…. & MONKEYS!!! Lol, clearly see my favorite part.
I spent 7 days in this beautiful country, it was packed with adventure, culture, and a broken toe! Let me take you on a weeks’ journey through my lens…
The Journey to Me
When I started traveling it was because I was feeding the adventurous adrenaline junky in me, little did I know that these departures and arrivals would teach me more about myself than I ever imagined. Below are the things I learned on this unknown journey to me. To step out of my comfort zone NothingContinue reading “The Journey to Me”
Let me be your guide.. Cape Town, South Africa
Planning to visit Cape, Town South Africa? Let me be your guide through this amazing place. We set on a mission to see Cape Town in all it’s glory, poorest of areas to the richest. We wanted to experience it all.
Ya’mon! Montego Bay, Jamaica
Planning a trip to Jamaica? Get ready for one of the best experiences of your life! Jamaica has some of the most beautiful people and with the most amazing outlooks on life. So let’s start! Where to stay? We stayed in Riu Montego Bay. It was an all inclusive resort, jammed packed with activities, music,Continue reading “Ya’mon! Montego Bay, Jamaica”
The “REAL” Cape Town, South Africa
The Townships was by far the most humbling experience ever. When I visit again, I will spend more time with the people and volunteering my time and money. The people were so welcoming and loving. No amount of words or pictures can or will ever describe the impact they had on my life.
Sky-walking Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai, China
We decided that for $18 USD we would walk on a glass ledge 1,115 feet, 88 floors above ground with no handrails. It is said to be the world’s highest walkway without rails only a harness. It’s glass ledge adds to the intensity.
My First Ski Trip Breckenridge, Colorado .
One day we are in the gym and my cousin says, “Flights to Denver are only $60 round trip, we should go!” Next thing you know, we are on a flight to Denver in February! It’s 14 black people, on a flight to Denver… to ski! Hmmm! Lol! Here we go. We rented this beautifulContinue reading “My First Ski Trip Breckenridge, Colorado .”
MY MUST DO THINGS IN THAILAND
Thailand has so many amazing things to do that it can become a bit overwhelming, but be quite rewarding for your bucket list. I mean let’s be honest, Thailand is known for its opulent beaches, ancient ruins, and picturesque temples Elephant Sanctuary– Gentle Giants! We rode the elephants, bathed them, and for an extra 100Continue reading “MY MUST DO THINGS IN THAILAND”
32 Lessons from 32 Years of Living
32 years old, wow! I am 32! I remember being a kid and my mom being this age and thinking my mom was old. The journey to 32 has been full of many ups and downs. At 32, everyone around me is either married, engaged, pregnant, or has kids. Then there is me… the auntContinue reading “32 Lessons from 32 Years of Living”