Wanderlust

Amsterdam Adventures

October 24, 2016

Many people rigorously plan a schedule of everything they want to see and do in a place. They plan out museum times and events around when to beat the crowds. They find the most hip places to eat and popular hotels with the best views. I couldn’t be more far… Read more

How Dengue Fever kicked my ASS…big time

June 24, 2016

Wow guys…I had no idea my “break” would have been this long. I knew going to Bali I would have very spotty wifi and when I touched my feet on the earth in Indonesia I knew in my heart I needed to just unplug and BE. So I did. And… Read more

9 Tips for Traveling Solo

November 2, 2016

I get asked a lot about solo travel. Especially doing it as a woman. Do I feel safe? I should be careful? Don’t you get bored? How do you organize it? Ect. Ect. Ect. I wanted to give my experience on solo traveling and how it has basically rocked my… Read more

Zion’s National Park Day 2

May 24, 2014

Day 2 of Zion’s National Park included the Angel’s Landing Hike. Wow. Breathtaking.  If you are EVER in Southern Utah you HAVE to do this hike. It is challenging with the upness but so freaking worth it and FUN! The view from the top was simply unparalleled to anything I… Read more

American Girl In Rome … Part 1

April 30, 2016

I went to Rome over New Years this last year. I have wanted to go to Italy for a million years and I finally was taking the plunge. I wanted to immerse myself in one city. I like to travel by immersion and really get to know a place. I… Read more

Zion’s National Park Day 1

May 24, 2014

After the St. George 70.3 Half Ironman and my epic bike ride, my buddy and I decided to hike Zion’s National Park for a few days! The scenery below says it all…it was absolutely freaking amazing!!! Sometimes I do yoga in the middle of the road…because I seriously NEEDED this picture!… Read more

BALI: Conquering a Volcano … Sunrise at Mt. Agung

June 30, 2016

  As soon as I booked to travel solo to Bali, I began looking for some amazing adventures to have! The top of my list was hiking! I am such an active person that I knew I wanted to explore the country on foot. I was reading and researching and… Read more

Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

August 23, 2017

I was solo backpacking around Vietnam and ended up in Ha Long Bay. Normally people get on big cruise boats or booze cruises to see the majestic landscape. That’s not really my style so I talked to a few locals and my hostel owner and discovered a fisherman who said… Read more