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Eggplant for dinner.  Soo good (Peter Chang's)

Best Restaurants in Richmond, VA

If you had asked me what I liked about Richmond when I first moved down in 2010, my answer would probably be the city's central location for weekend getaways: it's less than two hours to the mountains (Shenandoah National Park and/or the Blue Ridge Mountains), the beach (Virginia Beach is underrated), and the city (Washington DC).  It's ironic that my answer would be based on … [Read More]

Yosemite National Park, California

America the Beautiful Pass

When traveling in the United States, my absolute favorite thing to do is visit national parks.  The amount of variety in natural settings within the USA is … [Read More]

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Unplanned wandering in picturesque Quebec.

My Formula: How to Plan a Romantic Getaway

Back in 2004, I traveled with my boyfriend for the first time.  It set a wonderful precedent of spending time together without life's distractions as well as exploring new places and tackling new challenges as a couple. Nine and a half years later, … [Read More]


Did I Give Up the Opportunity of a Lifetime?

Recently, I was selected as a semi-finalist in a competition to be a globetrotter on behalf of Vagabond Travel.  The website was looking for someone to travel the world (on their dime) for 365 days and document the experience on video for their site.  I … [Read More]