Confession: I am afraid of heights. Whenever I find myself “high up” somewhere, I feel my knees get weak, my heart rate speeds up, and I start to feel a vertigo-like sensation. Basically, heights freak me out. We all have fears – they are normal and even healthy. But I am determined to not let … Continue reading Hiking Thorsmork & Conquering Fear
Guys… I’M BACK. And I return to you with a post on the famous Blue Lagoon! It has been months since I visited Iceland, and I could totally give you a bunch of excuses as to why I have been MIA for so long… but the truth is I was busy living life! One of the … Continue reading The Blue Lagoon (Is it worth it?)
A few weeks ago, a college friend of mine came to visit me here in Chicago! It was only her second time visiting the windy city, so obviously I wanted to show her as much as possible. When I was asking her about the things she wanted to do and see, one of the things … Continue reading Donut Worry, Be Happy!
Recently, I posted about a trip that my boyfriend and I took to Las Vegas for our anniversary. In it, I talked about the top 5 things we did while we were there, but my favorite memory from that trip actually didn’t make the list… because it wasn’t in Vegas! On our last day … Continue reading Grand Canyon Road Trip | Travel Diary
The second I arrived in Valparaiso, it was love at first sight. There was just something about it – something about the rolling hills overlooking the Pacific, or the colorful buildings – that was impossible not to love. About two hours west of Santiago, Valparaiso has much more character than Chile’s capital. Steep streets lined … Continue reading Falling in love with Valparaiso (A Photo Diary)