Vieques, Puerto Rico

This post is dedicated to one of my favorite islands, Puerto Rico. A few weeks before Hurricane Maria hit, we took a trip Vieques, a small island just a few miles east of Puerto Rico. How to get there The cheapest option is to take a ferry from Fajardo, but I’ve read that it is…

Playlist Worthy: OTike – For My Head

This week’s Playlist Worthy song is by my friend OTiKe. A few weeks ago he dropped the visuals for his single “For My Head”. Produced by DJ Coublon, the afro pop beats will surely put anyone in a cheery mood, especially when traveling. In the video, he courts a beautiful woman and shows her a great…

Rome, Italy

Hotel We stayed at the Hotel Bernini Bristol, a 5-star hotel (very affordable!) in a central location close to popular site-seeing spots like the Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain. The view from our hotel window was spectacular. It looked out on to this center and fountain. The hotel décor was so gorgeous we had to…

Playlist Worthy: Jidenna – Little Bit More

Not only am I diggin’ Jidenna’s dapper style, but his music is off the hook! Every song he has put out is a banger for sure. Jidenna blesses us with another hit single, “Little Bit More”, that is climbing up the music charts. Yesterday, Jidenna released a music video for this single, and I am…

Milan, Italy

For someone who loves to travel and travels often, I had the biggest fear of flying overseas. There was just something about flying over water for an extended period of time that scared the shit out of me.  A couple months ago, I decided to suck it up and bought tickets to Italy with my best…

Playlist Worthy: Tory Lanez – LUV

A couple of weeks ago, Tory Lanez dropped his newest single “LUV”, and I am loving it! The song is inspired by the classic “Everyone Falls in Love Sometimes” by  Devonte & Tanto Metro, so you already know the dance hall beats will have you shakin’ your booty non-stop! Can we say, summer anthem!? Be on…

Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, Miami

Yes, I am always in Miami. After all, it is my second home. I love museums and I am obsessed with flowers, so what better place to combine the two than at the Vizcaya Museum & Gardens? In 1912, the mansion was built by a retired millionaire, James Deering. He also had a love for traveling and named…

A weekend in the Windy City – Chicago, Illinois

Back in November, I met up with my cousin in Chicago to celebrate her 30th birthday. We had such a wonderful time – just the two of us! First stop was the John Hancock Observatory, which is also known as 360 Chicago Observatory. If you’re ballsy enough, try TILT. You get a downward facing view 1,000 feet over the Magnificent…

Playlist Worthy: dvsn

A few months ago I accidentally stumbled upon dvsn and I’m totally loving his dark sexy R&B vibe. He is officially dropping his album Sept. 5 on April 1, but it’s available now on Apple Music. Take a listen below and let me know what you think.

Playlist Worthy: T-Pain – Officially Yours

Are you traveling Valentine’s Day weekend to go see your beau? Love knows no distance! Lucky for you, T-Pain released a new song just in time for V-day called “Officially Yours”. It’s a sweet love song that will relax you as you’re traveling, and it’ll get you in the love-y dove-y mood. Watch the lyric…

Hilton launching budget friendly hotel chain

For young wanderlusts who are fiending to travel, but are on a budget, I have some great news. Hilton is launching a chain of budget friendly hotels in the U.S. and Canada to target young guests. The hotel will be called Tru by Hilton and it will run about $90 – $100 a night. Tru is looking to…

Playlist Worthy: Kanye West – Real Friends

Kanye West announced through Twitter that he will be dropping his album SWISH on February 11, 2016. Then his wife, Kim Kardashian, tweeted that every week up until the album drops, he will be releasing new music. My favorite so far -“Real Friends”. Listen below.