Hotel Cooking 101: Overnight Oats

Hotel Cooking 101: Overnight Oats

It’s fairly often that I’ll check in to a hotel without a microwave and sometimes even a fridge. But I’ve found a way to still make breakfast in my room and that’s through the no cook overnight oats. Here are my tips: Read More

Holiday Shopping Guide

Holiday Shopping Guide

In honor of Cyber Monday and the upcoming holidays, here are some of my favorite travel gifts to help you out with your shopping: Read More

Favorite Bars in the US

Favorite Bars in the US

Carousel Bar 

Location: New Orleans, LA

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Located inside the historic Monteleone Hotel is the Carousel Bar which features a real carousel and yes, it spins. No horses here, though. You’ll get your own bar stool and the rotation takes about 15 minutes so most likely you won’t get dizzy. The drinks are delicious too. I love the French 007 but the Pimm’s Cup is also refreshing. Read More

Hotel Cooking 101: Eggs

Hotel Cooking 101: Eggs

Recently, on a coffee stop before work, my coworker asked why I wasn’t grabbing breakfast. I replied that I had already had my avocado toast with sunnyside eggs for the day. “HOW?!” she asked. We were currently staying at a Fairfield Inn where the only “kitchen” we had was a mini fridge and microwave.

I’ve toured with Newsies for 2 years, living primarily in hotels sans kitchens. I found that not only does making my own breakfast save me money, it also keeps me healthier. Not to mention that I’m also hypoglycemic and slightly afraid to venture out without anything in my stomach.

So here’s how I do it. All you need is a a microwave, fridge, and microwaveable container (mug or Tupperware). If your room doesn’t have a mug or microwave, you can usually find these in the breakfast area or ask the front desk. Read More

Top 5 US Aquariums – Ranked

Top 5 US Aquariums – Ranked

Early on in the tour, I found this Roadtrippers article on 5 of the best US Aquariums. Since I love to take photos at aquariums, I had to check them all out. Here’s my ranking of the 5 aquariums. Read More

Road Trip Part III: South Carolina & Georgia

Road Trip Part III: South Carolina & Georgia

To read about Part I, click here.

To read about Part II, click here.

 

Savannah, Georgia

SavannahAfter 5 nights in Orlando, we headed up to Savannah for 2 nights. Neither of us had been there and wanted to check it out. Read More

Road Trip Bathroom Stops that are NOT Gas Stations

Road Trip Bathroom Stops that are NOT Gas Stations

We’ve all experienced some pretty grubby bathrooms while on the road. I’m certainly not proud about some of the places I’ve peed – including one Turkish toilet in a rest stop somewhere in France!

Here are my tips on finding a clean bathroom for you to use on your travels: Read More

Road Trip Part II: Disney

Road Trip Part II: Disney

To read about Part I of my road trip, click here.

Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL

 img_3938After working for Disney Theatricals, I gained a better appreciation for Disney World. I went once as a teenager but since working for Newsies, I have been to both Disney theme parks a few times. Since we were also attending during the Food and Wine Festival, we decided to stay for 5 nights. Read More