As a gal who’s scared of heights, I felt some mixed emotions when I learned that I’d be doing some dune hang gliding with my coworkers on a recent trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Learning to fly (so to speak) was always something I’d secretly dreamed of doing, but I knew that due to my phobia it would be really hard to get me out there. Hot air balloons, hang gliding, and even sky high zip lining were things that were on my bucket list, but that I always took secret comfort in knowing that it was likely never going to happen.
A trip to Paris is usually near the top of every wanderluster’s list, and for good reason! The city is vibrant, full of romance, and definitely not lacking in tasty treats. Visiting the city of lights was near the top of my bucket list as well so my first trip to Paris in 2015 had me giddy with excitement. I can’t wait to return one day, but in the meantime, I thought I could pass along some advice on what others should do on their first trip to Paris. There are many wonderful sights and experiences around the city, but if you want to get a full experience from your visit, you should try to cross all of these things off your bucket list.
Stunning architecture, delicious restaurants where you’re encouraged to sit awhile and order as much as possible, and a rich history make Barcelona a city that should be at the top of your lust list. A quick three-day trip to this bustling city will leave you craving more of the Catalan culture. Read on for a list of 8 things you absolutely must do when visiting Barcelona.
Okay, okay so Cleveland isn’t exactly a huge tourist destination, but having recently visited, I’m thinking that might need to change. While there’s not quite as much to do as other large cities (such as Chicago, DC, or even Charleston) there are a few reasons why you truly should consider going to Cleveland if you’re ever given the chance. Make it a quick 48-hour trip and you’ll find plenty to fill your time with.
Are you looking for a weekend getaway where you can get sloshed Friday night, sleep away your hangover on the beach the next day, and do it all again on Saturday night? You got it! Want to have a tasty, classy brunch followed by a day of shopping? No problem! Is your ideal getaway somewhere you can tour a few distilleries and go fishing? Yep, we know a place for you, too! The answer to all of these weekend goals? Charleston, South Carolina. It’s truly the perfect destination for a relaxing weekend.