How to Spend a Day at the Warwick Paradise Island

My sister and I received a complimentary day pass to the Warwick Paradise Island. All opinions expressed are my own. When I visited the Bahamas for  Junkanoo Carnival weekend, I wasn’t too upset because of the short visit. From the service of the staff to the lovely decor and incorporating Bahamian culture on the property, I knew I had to revisit the Warwick Paradise Island with my sister on our cruise...

Cruising for the First Time on Carnival Victory

Carnival Victory

I received priority boarding and premium wifi service in exchange for sharing my experience on Carnival Victory My last trip for the year was spent with my oldest sister for a 3-day cruise on Carnival Victory. I was nervous because of my motion sickness but excited to finally enjoy the cruise experience. The trip on Carnival Victory was from Miami to Nassau Bahamas and Back. In addition to providing unlimited...

Cozy Up for the Holidays with Tea Forté Teas

Cozy Up for the Holidays with Tea Forté Teas

For the past few years, Christmas for me has truly been for the kids. I usually give gifts to family and friends from my travels throughout the year, so I splurge on my nieces and nephews. I’ve never been a holly-jolly Christmasy person, but decorating my “struggle tree”, playing parang and sipping on Tea Forté tea definitely helped me get out of my funk and more into the Christmas spirit. I learned...

Fall Photography Fun in the Park

Fall Photography Fun in the Park

A few days ago the weather was disrespectful giving us 30-something degrees in NYC. I was extremely happy the sun came out on Sunday because I’m not mentally ready for parka season. Since I was photo ready and the weather was nice, it was the perfect day to have some fall photography fun with my new Sony Alpha a6000. Even though I initially wanted to take the Canon route, I...

Stuck in Athens?! How to Avoid My Rookie Travel Mistake

Last year my cousin and I had the most epic weekend in Athens through a glitch fare we found online. The initial planning was exciting, but the closer it was to our departure date, the more frustrating it became. It is very rare to read the frustrations about travel so today I’m sharing my personal travel story about my trip to Athens and how to avoid my travel mistake. Related: Travel...

Utilizing My Tribe + 6 Reminders From Blogalicious Weekend

Blogalicious Miami Carnival

After almost four years since my first post, I attended my first blogger conference earlier this month. Since I wanted to network more in the lifestyle category for both blogs, I chose to attend Blogalicious Weekend. Blogalicious is an online community and annual conference celebrating the diversity in social media. This year’s theme was to Tribe Up and each session reminded me to utilize the tools I have and people I...

A Quick Guide to Visiting Marrakech, Morocco

Outside of visiting Chefchaouen, Marrakech was my second favorite city in Morocco. With it being such a conservative country, I felt more at home since it had such a “busy city” atmosphere. I even wore shorts! There was so much to do in the city center and I wanted to experience it all. If you’re ever planning a trip to Marrakech, here’s a quick travel guide of things to do. About...

5 Delicious Moroccan Food and Drinks You Must Try

Moroccan Food and Drinks Worth Trying in Morocco

I don’t consider myself foodie, but I love eating different foods when I travel. For some reason, locals always seem to direct me to the fast restaurants. Going to Morocco was no different, but I managed to get a food tour through the Medina with Marrakech Food Tours on our free afternoon in Marrakech. In addition to visiting the local baker who bakes and sells bread for local shops and...