Hiking Mount Etna in Sicily | Italy

Mount Etna in Sicily is a UNESCO World Heritage site and the tallest active volcano in Europe. But one of the coolest parts of when I lived in Italy is that after hiking Mount Etna in Sicily, I can say that I’ve visited the home of a cyclops.

The Low-Down On the Best Caribbean Cruises

I’ve gone on a slew of Caribbean cruises over the years and my favorites are Royal Caribbean, Carnival Cruise Line, or Norwegian Cruise Line. It’s been a lot of fun and I’ve picked up some good tips along the way. Once you’ve decided that you want to take a Caribbean cruise, here are the main things that you need to know.

Burger & Lobster Restaurant Review

I wanted to do a Burger & Lobster restaurant review because those are two favorite foods of mine and eating them makes me happy. Plus, considering how often I frequent the Flatiron District, I’ve been compiling a good list of the best Flatiron restaurant and happy hour spots.

Swinging Around at I.Fly Trapeze in Long Island

Crossed another thing off my bucket list today – Trapezing! I went to iFly Trapeze on Long Island. Here’s the thing – my bucket list is full of crazy, weird, and random stuff. Trapezing has been on it for a while. So when I realized that there was one near me in Long Island, I got excited!

8 Tips On How To Visit New Orleans for Mardi Gras

Ever considered visiting New Orleans for Mardi Gras? You should! Mardi Gras is a crazy Carnival celebration where festivities begin three weekends prior to Fat Tuesday. My friends and I went on the first weekend, so the revelry was just beginning. Gumbo, jazz, beads, feather boas – we were ready for it!

Carnevale in Venice, Italy – Bucket List

It’s always been on my bucket list to go to Carnevale in Venice (Carnevale di Venezia). It’s a centuries-old annual festival that ends the day before Ash Wednesday. Invitation-only balls, famed Venetian masks, outrageous costumes in the traditional Venetian style, musical events, and lots of parties make this one of the best events in Italy. It’s also one of the most unique Carnival celebrations in the world.