My Oahu Travel Guide

There is no place like Oahu… and if you’re planning a trip to the island, lucky you! Here are some of my favorite things to do on Oahu. 


The Best Ways to Prepare When Moving Abroad

You’ve taken a huge step in your life by deciding to move abroad. This giant step will require serious planning and preparation in order to make this transition go off without a hitch.

Swimming with Sharks in Hawaii

Out of all the hikes, all the beautiful beaches, and all the adventures… swimming with sharks in Hawaii is on the top of my favorites list.


You can’t win if you don’t play… and sometimes you just get lucky enough to win a night in the Penthouse Suite at THE MODERN HONOLULU. 

I’m Selling All My Stuff To Travel

My goal was to sell as much as I could, give stuff to friends and donate the rest.  I’m not taking much… just a few suitcases filled with clothes, pictures, and so many good memories from Hawaii. 

Why I’m Taking A Travel Break 

My plan is simple. Reconnect with people I love and spend as much time with them as I can.  I also want to visit Europe, travel to Alaska and explore my home state of California.

Camping on the Big Island

From black sand beaches, to waterfalls to Kilauea (one of the most active volcanoes in the world), the Big Island is one of my favorite destinations and one I always like to return to.

Two days in Lanai

47 miles of coastline, no traffic lights and some serious off-roading, the island of Lanai is the getaway you are hoping for.


Traveling by motor bike/scooter is so much fun, and easy. We rented one in Kuta and drove to Ubud. It should of taken us an hour and a half but instead we got there in about two hours, because we kept getting lost. Since we didn’t have Gps or any maps, all you have to do is…

My map

For someone who loves to travel, I haven’t really been anywhere. Sure, I’ve been up and down the coast of California and visited a few other states, but that’s nothing when you think about the big picture.  This map just reminds me how many places I need to see. I have to admit, I felt…

What to do before you go!

So you want to travel around the world?… well there’s a lot of planning to do.  I’m having so much fun looking up different websites and discovering new blogs about just that. I get super excited every time I see something new that catches my eye, and I also feel a little silly that I never…