My Maui Bucket List

While the Garden Isle of Kauai could have kept us busy for longer than just four days, Maui was just too tempting. Home to some of the world’s best beaches and the legendary Road to Hana, Maui is just one hundred dollars and barely an hour plane ride from Kauai. After all, the best way [...]

My Kauai Bucket List

I fell asleep in the sky somewhere over the Pacific Ocean and woke up to an island of possibilities. Beach hopping, hiking and sailing through the sunset were just a few of the adventures on the Kauai bucket list. Kauai Itinerary: Day 1: Beach hop through northern Kauai. Day 2: Swim at Queen’s Bath and [...]

Skiing and Snowboarding at Ski Santa Fe

Even though I lived in Colorado on and off for nearly ten years, (the longest I have ever lived in one state), I've only been skiing twice. My first attempt was when my dad and uncle took me to Breckenridge to go skiing before we left Denver to move to Boston. I spent more time [...]

Riding Up to the Sandia Peak

At 10,378 feet, the Sandia Peak of the Cibola National Forest provides 11,000 square miles of New Mexico views. And the best way to get to the top of Sandia Peak is by riding the Sandia Peak Tramway—the longest tram ride in the United States. In the summertime, take the tram up the mountainside to [...]

Soaking Up San Diego

Having lived the majority of my adult life in the mountains, I often forget that I was born and (mostly) raised by the ocean. I was born in New York and enjoyed Connecticut for short while as well. While living in the suburbs of Boston, I spent the summers of my youth at Cape Cod, [...]

The Two Gems of Estes Park

Estes Park isn’t just another one of those cute Colorado Mountain towns. As one of the most popular gateways to Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park is a popular destination for those looking to explore one of the most beautiful national parks in the world. With countless trails to choose from, a visit into this [...]

How to Raft the Colorado River Like a Pro

The ocean may be endless, but a river is boundless. It knows no limitations. It flows where ever it pleases, carving out beautiful canyons, creating isolated islands, and building caves and natural hot springs along the way. And the best way to truly enjoy what a river has to offer is by rafting it. On [...]