15 Countries I’m Most Excited To Visit

15 Countries I’m Most Excited To Visit

United States We should all start at home. The Blonde Abroad once admitted that even though she had been all over the world, she had only been to 11 states. I’m sure other world travelers are in the same boat. Before I see other countries I’d like to visit all 50 of my own states […]

Top 10 Beaches of O’ahu

Top 10 Beaches of O’ahu

And no, Waikiki isn’t one of them. These are beaches you’ve read about in magazines and seen pictures of on Instagram and Twitter. These are the beaches you want to visit in your dreams. Plenty of sand space, benches to enjoy the view without getting sandy, and some of the best sunset views you can […]

What to Expect When Landing On Oahu

What to Expect When Landing On Oahu

Which side of the plane is the best side to sit on? What kind of view do you get from the air? What’s the airport like? These are all questions I have before moving to Oahu but at the time I couldn’t find the information I needed. No one seemed to know, or at least, […]

5 Ways to Be a Tourist in Your Town

5 Ways to Be a Tourist in Your Town

So you’re not able to travel yet. That’s okay! You don’t have to travel all the way to Thailand in order to get some of that travel bug system out of you (unless that’s where you are now, of course). Even in the tiniest towns of not even 5,000 people, to the most “boring” countries […]

How to Spend Less Than $30 A Day on O’ahu

How to Spend Less Than $30 A Day on O’ahu

Lots of people like saying living in Hawai’i is expensive. Meanwhile back in June I collected some numbers for grocery shopping in Honolulu and I have to tell you, they weren’t all that bad. Did you get sticker shock? Maybe on a few items, like milk can get up there in costs. Right now (like […]

Top 10 Things You Need to Do in Honolulu

Top 10 Things You Need to Do in Honolulu

Honolulu is the biggest city in Hawai’i and the capital so if you’re headed to the islands then this is the place you want to go. Have no idea what to do while you’re in Honolulu besides surf? Not a problem. There are tons of things to do, and there are things that need to […]

My Travel Fears & How To Conquer Them

My Travel Fears & How To Conquer Them

I’m sure you’ve heard this topic before. Travel fears and how to conquer them are all over the internet, like this post here by Young Adventuress or Silverspoon. They slowly conquered their travel fears, and I’m sure you can too, whatever they may be. This is the number 2 reasons why people don’t travel the […]

The Ultimate Bucket List for O’ahu

The Ultimate Bucket List for O’ahu

This isn’t a “things to do while on O’ahu” list, I’m sure you’ve seen plenty of those.These are the ultimate bucket list worthy experiences to have while you’re on the island of O’ahu in Hawai’i. Some of these things cost money, while others are completely free. Some are easier to get to than others but […]

3 Unexpected Restrictions on Travel

3 Unexpected Restrictions on Travel

This is going to mostly be U.S. based, mostly because I haven’t gone passed American borders since I was 7-years-old (2005) to date. If you know of anything others might not be aware of share below! I personally have noticed some things that are restrictive while traveling through my own stories and through others online […]

20 Things About Me

20 Things About Me

I’ve been blogging for a while now and I think it’s about time I really introduce myself here on this platform. You’d think writing about yourself would be easy, but it really wasn’t for me! This took months to write out for some reason, but here it is! You should get to know the person […]

100 Reasons To Travel The World

100 Reasons To Travel The World

To Learn Another Language We all know the age old saying, completely immersing yourself into a language is the best way to learn it. It’s how we learned our native language as children. Want to learn Spanish? Go to Spain, or Mexico, or Colombia, or any other Spanish speaking country. Want to learn French? Go […]

The Ultimate Guide To Washington D.C.

The Ultimate Guide To Washington D.C.

On a small spec of land between Maryland and Virginia (with Delaware nearby) is the capital of the United States, Washington D.C. It isn’t a state, want to know why? When the framers of our country back in 1787 decided where the capital would be they didn’t want one state to seem more powerful than […]

What Its Like to Fly First Class (Alaska Airlines)

What Its Like to Fly First Class (Alaska Airlines)

If you’re like me you’ve never flown first class before and don’t know what it’s really like up there behind that mysterious curtain. Recently I managed to grab a first class flight, because someone else was paying for it (thank you!). On this trip I was with Alaska Airlines and I know each airline is […]

The Beginners Guide to Washington D.C.’s Subway

The Beginners Guide to Washington D.C.’s Subway

If you’re like me, you’ve never ridden a subway before. I was so excited to ride one for the first time and it didn’t disappoint! It’s really exciting (if you’re a tourist, if you use it for everyday transportation I guess it’s less so). Before I had ever ridden one before I was told it […]

5 Things to Do in Washington D.C.

5 Things to Do in Washington D.C.

The capital of the United States of America is a town called Washington in the land that is the District of Columbia. When it was first named the town was held within that boundary but today it spills into Virginia and Maryland quite a bit. The good news is that Washington D.C. is filled with […]

100 Facts About New England

100 Facts About New England

It’s The Northeastern Part of the United States Yes, that is the first fact because you’d be surprised how many people (including many Americans) don’t know that. New England is comprised of 6 states; Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island and these are 100 facts about them. Vermont Used To Be It’s […]

10 Reasons I’m Traveling the World

10 Reasons I’m Traveling the World

We all have reasons for what we do. When I tell people I want to travel around the world I get mixed reactions. Half the time people are totally happy for me and may even tell me their experiences while the other half they can’t understand why, and want my reasons. As if you need […]