Hometown Tourism: Commuting can be exploring, too

I love hometown tourism. Given that days are kept at a very limiting 24-hours, and I’m physically unable to add a third job to the roster to help fund my travel addiction; exploring all the corners of Boston has become not only a hobby, but also a deeply necessary coping mechanism. When I learned about […]

Underground at Ink Block: Boston’s new art park

Though I’m not typically one for mindlessly scrolling through Instagram, sometimes just browsing can introduce you to cool new places/brands/people you might not have discovered otherwise. That’s exactly what happened last week when I was bored on the train home and just sorta… scrolling-scrolling-scrolling. I stopped on a brightly-colored post by the big Boston social […]

So you’re going to Milwaukee?

“Milwaukee??” That was my exact reaction when I found out where the Women in Travel Summit was being held this year. It seemed like an odd choice; but after a little reflection, I realized that because Milwaukee seemed like an odd choice actually made it the perfect choice.  I might never have chosen Milwaukee as a leisure […]

Edinburgh in 36 Hours

Thirty-six hours was not nearly sufficient to explore Edinburgh. I plotted my itinerary knowing full well that I’d have to be either mighty efficient in with my exploration time, or else miss out on some of the things I wanted to do. I tend to be very organized with my “must-see” lists, and when I have only […]