Top two to see in Gozo: Ramla Bay & Salt Pans

Discovering Ramla Bay and Salt Pans of Gozo…also known as Calypso’s mythical island A seemingly sleepy little island but really holds a barrage of secret treasures waiting to be discovered. + Greek history lesson: Gozo is associated with Ogygia, island home of the nymph Calypso in Homer’s Odysseus. She holds him captive for years on the […]

Magical Malta: Visiting Valletta

VISITING VALLETTA (nicknamed Superbissima — Most Proud) + Capital of Malta. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. You’re such a quaint OLD city and essentially Baroque in style and character. Survived WWII and rising from the ashes. Magical Malta I call the island. I like how it uses the grid system so the streets are easy to navigate since I have […]

Staying at Palazzo Prince D’Orange – Malta

+ After a 10 hour flight without sleep , I arrived in Malta surrounded by blue skies and warm sunshine. At the airport, I was promptly picked up by my taxi driver holding a sign with my name on it! There was no need to fear getting lost or forgotten after all! 🙂 The Palazzo Prince d’Orange […]

Vote for Amy as the WITS’15 Poster Girl!!

  News: I’ve arrived in Malta and it’s currently 4:30 am here so I’m jetlagged but just heard a piece of great news! I’m a finalist for this year’s 2015 WITS poster girl! Please vote for me (AMY!) as the 2015 Women’s International Travel Summit poster girl!!! http://www.travelgogirl.com/witsummit/wits-15-poster-girl-the-finalists/ Much love , hugs + appreciation!!!

Greece Travel Guide: Athens & islands

Greece Athens

Travel Guide Round Ups: Greece (Mykonos, Santorini + Athens) + Generic Dreams presents a Greece travel guide to help you plan your trip and what to do + see when you are there! This includes all the airlines I flew, hotels I stayed at + things I did, recommend or NOT recommend. When: We went early […]

Travel Guide: Vienna & Budapest

Travel Guide to Vienna and Budapest When: I traveled during the week of Christmas and left before New Years. Both cities are very cold in the winter but it is still considered high season because of the Christmas markets and winter wonderland feeling it portrays. Route: Flew to London Heathrow → Vienna → Bus to Budapest → London Heathrow → Home […]

Greece: Sailing in Santorini

One activity we HAD to do was sailing in Santorini! After some researching via Google, I found Sprirdakos Sailing or Santorini yachts online. It is a family owned business and making reservations was super easy. I contacted them via email and promptly received a reply filled with all the information on their cruises and options. […]

Greece: Serene in Santorini

Santorini Information: Ferry website: Hellenic Seaways @http://www.hellenicseaways.gr/index.php/en/ Hotel: Homeric Poems @http://www.homericpoems.gr/ After three days of non-stop partying & drinking at Mykonos, Santorini  was our next stop on our all girls Greece trip and it was much needed. We took the ferry from Mykonos to Santorini using Hellenic Seaways. The ferry ride was definitely not as […]

Delos Island – blast to the past in Greece

Delos Island: Our first day excursion on (or from) the island of Mykonos. Delos Island is one of the most important mythological, historical and archaeological sites in Greece. The excavations in the island are among the most extensive in the Mediterranean so of course, we decided to make a day trip of it. Information: The excavations are open […]

Greece: Hotel Palladium Mykonos Review

hotel palladium mykonos

Our first hotel was Hotel Palladium Mykonos! We chose a 5-star hotel that was reasonably priced called Hotel Palladium Mykonos. We found the deal on Expedia but chose to book directly through the hotel which had one  of the rooms at the same price (luckily).I have a weird thing about booking directly through the hotel rather than […]