My Top Travel Moments of 2018

Hey guys! As 2018 draws to a close, I wanted to share with you some of my top and favorite travel moments. 2018 was an unforgettable year for the books, and 2019 promises to be just as exciting. I mean, the past few years of my life have been amazing. Well, we can’t forget hang…

Mariella Creations

The last of the bridal shops I went too. As you remember from an earlier post, I found my dress. The dress to end all dresses at The Wedding Dress in Portland, CT. I did not even need to look any further. I could tell that I found the dress the minute everything I saw…

The Wedding Dress-Portland, CT

The Wedding Dress in Portland. I must have tried on hundreds of wedding dresses. It’s exhausting. I found what I liked and didn’t. Some stuff was in my price range and other items not so much. But when you know you know. I discovered cute little boutique shops and realized how much I loved the…

How I Created a Well Crafted Itinerary for Portugal…

Even my dad took notice. I had my itinerary for Portugal planned out to a T. Perhaps I should be a travel agent. I can’t speak for all travel agents, but I can say that I think the best travel agents are those who travel and those who travel extensively. How else can you talk…

2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Hi all! Whew…I am back from Asia. What an adventure, I’ll say that much. Unfortunately, you will have to wait a while before getting updates and tips and suggestions and hearing all about that trip. In the meantime, I am slowly starting to post videos of the trip to my YouTube Channel, you can visit…

Why Portugal is a foodies paradise…

Portugal is truly heaven on Earth. And, for someone such as myself, a major foodie who will eat almost anything and loves exploring food and cuisine local to the place I am visiting, I thought I was in heaven. The food of Portugal is so fresh and wonderful and well cooked. But, of course my…

Bridal Fittings at Macy’s NYC

I happen to be in New York for Rose Wine Mansion a few months back. While there, my mother and I figured that we would pop in to Macy’s in New York City to take a look at a couple bridal gowns if they had any availability or could fit us in. I took a…

Instagrammable Portugal

      Hey there. I went on a hunt for some of the most Instagrammable and Instagram worthy places in Portugal. And here is just some of what I found. These are just my top ones, because of course, Portugal in its entirety is gorgeous and beautiful and full of so much culture, history…

Time Management Abroad

I get it. It’s easy to get so overwhelmed when traveling and traveling abroad. At this point as a seasoned traveler, I still get so overwhelmed. Especially when traveling to large cities. I get so flustered and overwhelmed by the tall buildings, the business of the cities, all of the activity and action. Their is…

Don’t be a bad seatmate on an airline…

We have all been there. Hands up if you have ever had a bad seatmate while on an airline? Especially those long haul flights. Raise your hand if you have ever been that bad seatmate? Not much fun to be around is it. Please, please, please do not be that obnoxious person. Below is a…