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...

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...

A Thrifty Black Girl’s Guide to Visiting Iceland

Iceland Air

If you haven’t noticed via Instagram, my cousin is my favorite travel buddy. We’ve traveled to at least five countries together on flight deals and a budget. Over the summer she found a flight to Iceland, but due to my long trips to Mexico and Morocco, I had to sit this one out. After not finding anyone to travel with, she went solo. Today Krista is sharing free and low-cost things...

How to Apply for an Indian e-Visa in 7 Easy Steps

How to Apply for an Indian e-Visa in 7 Easy Steps

Did you know that unless you’re a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan, you need a Visa to visit India? Since taking the DNA test with Ancestry, I’ve made it a mission to visit the countries listed in my DNA results. My cousin Krista will be traveling to India (aka my other motherland) and today she’s sharing my first guest post on how to obtain an e-Visa in 7 easy steps....

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...

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Chefchaouen: The Blue City in Morocco

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Chefchaouen The Blue City in Morocco

One of the biggest highlights of our girls trip to Morocco was the day trip to Chefchaouen. After seeing a video on Facebook earlier this year, I knew I wanted to go so I researched ways on how to get there during our free day in Fez. From viewing the new city to exploring the medina, I enjoyed every bit of the day. If you’re traveling to Morocco and want...