48 Hours in Cascais, Portugal Itinerary

Cascais, Portugal is a great day trip or weekend getaway from Lisbon filled with beaches, art, and great dining. Here’s my weekend guide to Cascais, with a 2 day itinerary, things to do, where to eat, stay, and more. … Cascais, Portugal is a beautiful little fishing-village-turned-resort town just outside of Lisbon (technically it’s within… Continue reading 48 Hours in Cascais, Portugal Itinerary

Lisbon Restaurants Guide: Where to Eat in Lisbon, Portugal

Find out where to eat in Lisbon, Portugal with this quick Lisbon restaurants guide. All recommendations are vegetarian-friendly! … Travel and food go hand in hand. While I don’t consider myself a foodie, everyone has to eat. I used to be the budget traveler that cooks every single meal while traveling, instead of spending tons… Continue reading Lisbon Restaurants Guide: Where to Eat in Lisbon, Portugal

24 Hour Guide to Chicago (on a Budget)

24 hours in Chicago isn’t much, but it’s enough to see some of the top spots in the Loop. This 1 day guide to Chicago on a budget is perfect for first time visitors who don’t want to spend a lot of money! … Chicago is a BIG city. There are over 70 distinct neighborhoods… Continue reading 24 Hour Guide to Chicago (on a Budget)

Travel Daze Guide to Wellington, New Zealand

This guide to Wellington, New Zealand is filled with all of my favorite restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, things to do, and more. I spent weeks throughout my time in the country wandering around Wellington in order to find the best spots. I hope this Wellington guide can help you explore the city and plan the… Continue reading Travel Daze Guide to Wellington, New Zealand

2 Week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip Itinerary

This 2 week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip itinerary is PACKED with amazing places, amazing scenery, and amazing things to do. It’s mostly focused on natural areas and becoming one with nature–you won’t see many cities on this trip. But you will see some of the most beautiful places in the Northwest United States!… Continue reading 2 Week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip Itinerary

5 Day Denver to Jackson Hole Road Trip Itinerary

A drive from Denver, Colorado to Jackson Hole, Wyoming makes for a classic western road trip! This itinerary takes you through the north-central region of Colorado, right along the Rocky Mountain range. Once you leave Colorado, you’ll be driving through Wyoming, where you’ll quickly feel like you’ve been transported into an old Western film. This… Continue reading 5 Day Denver to Jackson Hole Road Trip Itinerary

2 Week Seattle to Denver Road Trip Itinerary

I did this 2 week Seattle to Denver road trip a few years ago. I started in Seattle, Washington, where I had been living for the previous 4 months, and ended in Denver, Colorado…well, actually, I ended in St. Louis. But I cut the road trip off at Denver because the last part was just… Continue reading 2 Week Seattle to Denver Road Trip Itinerary

Ultimate New Zealand Travel Guide

This New Zealand Travel Guide is filled with all the information you need to plan your trip to New Zealand. Whether you’re looking for accommodation, activities, travel tips, or the best places to visit, you’ll find it right here! Where do I begin with New Zealand? In March 2016, I flew into Auckland to being… Continue reading Ultimate New Zealand Travel Guide

72 Hours in Nashville: A 3-Day Nashville Itinerary (without the typical attractions)

I’ve always associated Nashville, Tennessee with nothing but country music, cowboy boots, and honky-tonk, as most people do. While some people flock to Music City precisely because of those things, I finally chose to visit Nashville despite them. I don’t like country music and I don’t exactly love traditional Southern food. Not because there’s anything… Continue reading 72 Hours in Nashville: A 3-Day Nashville Itinerary (without the typical attractions)

A Quick Guide to East Nashville, Tennessee

East Nashville just might be the coolest neighborhood in all of Nashville. Hop over the river from downtown and check out the local shops and restaurants with this quick guide! (Updated May 2020) … Referring to cities & neighborhoods as “The Portland of ___” is a pretty cliché thing to do; it also totally diminishes… Continue reading A Quick Guide to East Nashville, Tennessee