5 Day Road Trip on the Pacific Coast Highway

Over Memorial Day Weekend, Drew and I road tripped down the Pacific Coast Highway with Drew's parents, Suzanne and Matt, and we had a blast. However, planning the trip proved to be a bit more challenging than we anticipated - there are just so many cool things to see and do that it was hard... Continue Reading →

One Week Spain Itinerary

In January, Drew and I traveled to Spain. In the fall, we were looking for somewhere to go in January or February to get us out of town while the Super Bowl was in Atlanta - we stumbled upon $500 round trip flights to Spain on Delta, so we figured why not? When we booked... Continue Reading →

Hiking the Caminito Del Rey

While visiting Spain, Drew and I made it a priority to hike the Caminito Del Rey in southern Spain. Once regarded as one of the most dangerous hikes in the world, we were very excited to hike through a gorge and have an adventure. Since Caminito Del Rey was a bit out of the way... Continue Reading →

Boating in Cabo

To celebrate the holidays, my family visited Cabo San Lucas, Mexico and stayed at the Dreams Los Cabos resort. As a Christmas gift to my parents and siblings, Drew and I hired a boat to take us on a half-day cruise around Cabo. It ended up being one of the highlights of the trip and... Continue Reading →

Staying at Dreams Los Cabos

For Christmas last year, my family decided to do something a little different. Traditionally we stay home and host a small Christmas Eve gathering and then celebrate Christmas Day together as a family. However, for Christmas 2018 my parents surprised us with a trip to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for the holidays. Drew and I... Continue Reading →

9-day Switzerland Itinerary

Last fall, Drew and I scored an unbelievably cheap round trip flight to Zurich, so we planned a week-long trip to Switzerland. As fairly active and adventurous travelers, Switzerland was the perfect spot for us. From incredible lakes to breathtaking mountains, Switzerland wowed us with its beauty and limitless options of things to see and... Continue Reading →

Hiking the 5 Lakes Walk in Zermatt

Out of all the hikes I did in Switzerland, this one was my favorite! If you're going to be in the Zermatt area during the warmer months, you can't miss this hike. Drew and I got an early start, and we recommend you do, too. We took a funicular up to Sunnegga where we stopped... Continue Reading →

Riffelseeweg Hike in Zermatt

During our stay in Zermatt, Drew and I did the Riffelseeweg hike, which is revered as the best and most picturesque hike in Zermatt. Unfortunately for us, the weather was overcast and foggy the day of our hike, so we were cheated out of the amazing views in the Alps. We started the day by... Continue Reading →

Hiking in Berner Oberland

While in the Berner Oberland region, we knew that we had to hit the trails and enjoy the beauty of the Swiss Alps. Drew and I were staying in Wengen, so we took a gondola that was directly across from our hotel up to Männlichen. The fare was 23 CHF, but we used our Swiss... Continue Reading →

Visiting Jungfraujoch

While based in Wengen, Drew and I decided to visit Jungfraujoch. Jungfraujoch is set above the largest glacier in the Alps, between two 4,000 meter peaks, Jungfrau and Mönch. It is also home to  the highest railway station in Europe at an elevation of 11,332 feet. Visiting Jungfraujoch is both a commitment of time and money.... Continue Reading →

Paragliding in Lauterbrunnen

As someone who isn't great with heights, I never imagined myself paragliding. But soon after booking our trip to Switzerland, Drew suggested we do it and I was on board! We decided to use Airtime Paragliding since they came highly recommended by a friend of ours. For our time in the Berner Oberland region, we... Continue Reading →

Visiting Mount Pilatus

Since Drew and I started our trip in Lucerne, we knew visiting Mount Pilatus was an absolute must. We had a full day set aside for our adventure to Mount Pilatus, so we elected to do what is called "the golden round trip." This meant that we took a boat, a cogwheel train, and a... Continue Reading →

Things To Do in Whistler

Over the summer, Drew and I spent some time in Canada. During our trip, we visited Whistler for 4 days and left wishing we had more time! While Whistler is best known for being a winter destination with world-renowned skiing, there are plenty of activities you can enjoy during the summer. Hiking There are so... Continue Reading →

Things To Do in Chicago

Chicago is one of Drew and my favorite cities to visit for a quick weekend. There's always plenty to see and do and we discover something new with every visit. Below are a few of our favorite things to do in Chicago and places that we recommend to our friends and family whenever they go!... Continue Reading →

Visiting North Cascades National Park

In July, Drew and I had the opportunity to visit North Cascades National Park. On our drive from Seattle to Vancouver, we ventured out of our way to see North Cascades National Park. While Diablo Lake is beautiful, we were disappointed with our overall experience and felt it was our least favorite National Park that... Continue Reading →

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