Visiting Cape of Good Hope and Boulders Beach

While in Cape Town, Drew and I made it a priority to visit Boulders Beach where African penguins reside and the Cape of Good Hope to see the most south-western point of the African continent. These spots are about a 45 minute drive from Cape Town and we made a half-day trip. However, we could... Continue Reading →

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Cage Diving with Sharks in Gansbaai, South Africa

When you think of going on a honeymoon, you think of cage diving with sharks, right? Probably not, but that was at the top of our list for our visit to South Africa. We arrived in Cape Town late one night, and the very next morning we hit the ground running and ventured out to... Continue Reading →

Bachelorette in Siesta Key

In October, the amazing ladies in my life joined me for a bachelorette weekend in Siesta Key, FL--or what we liked to call "Kathleen's BEACHelorette!" All of my friends know how much I love a quick getaway, so instead of having the bachelorette in our hometown, we opted to fly south for the weekend. My... Continue Reading →

Things to Do in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of my favorite cities that I've visited. The intricate canal system, narrow homes, and plethora of bicycles give the city so much character and charm. While there's so much to see and do in Amsterdam, I've compiled a list of a few of my favorite activities. If you're flying into Schiphol, I recommend... Continue Reading →

Capri Day Trip

Capri is a rocky island located in the bay of Naples, revered for its beauty and known to attract the rich and famous. If you plan to visit the Amalfi Coast while in Italy, a day trip to Capri is a must. I've been fortunate to go once on a trip with some girlfriends and... Continue Reading →

One Week Costa Rica Itinerary

Last year, Drew and I escaped winter for a week by traveling to Costa Rica at the end of February. We loved Costa Rica--there's so much to see and do there! In fact, there are so many options that we struggled to put together an itinerary that combined adventure and relaxation. Knowing how challenging it... Continue Reading →

Mediterranean Cruise Pros and Cons

This summer, Drew and I went on a 10-night Mediterranean cruise where we visited Greece, Malta, and Italy. Each of us had only been on short Caribbean cruises many years ago, so a 10-day Mediterranean cruise was something entirely different for us. We didn't initially plan to take a Mediterranean cruise this year or to... Continue Reading →

Solo Female Travel Tips

Traveling solo as a female can be intimidating. But with a sense of adventure and a bit of cautious common sense, you can confidently travel as a solo female nearly anywhere in the world. After planning many international trips in my early 20s with friends and family that never came to fruition, I finally decided... Continue Reading →

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