Red Rock Country of Sedona

Nestled between Coconino and Yavapai counties in Arizona lays a world full of red rock mountains and bright green plant life that will stop you in your tracks. Debating between driving on the iconic Route 66 or heading up north a couple hours away to Sedona was the topic of our breakfast Sunday morning in […]

The Hoover Dam: Must or Bust?

After checking out from the Riviera for my birthday weekend and having some time to spare before checking into our next hotel, Andy and I decided to make the drive over to the Hoover Dam. I have always wanted to see the Dam after learning about what a modern marvel it is, and just wanting […]

Mexico in Photographs

Every trip ends with me looking back on all the photos I have taken, many are still great but not enough that I could muster up a story about, however, still an amusing compilation for a blogpost!

The Best Snorkeling in Cabo San Lucas

Before Andy and I had even left for our two month adventure, my brother Tim had won two free flight tickets from his work, and took the chance to head down to Cabo San Lucas with his wife, Amanda. In the back of my mind, I knew this was going to be great when Andy […]

Unexpected Surprise – A Taste of Italy in Mexico

I didn’t think it was even possible to be *slightly* tired of tacos in Mexico – but supposedly it does happen. After a full week on the Baja Peninsula and having tacos for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks (think Bubba from Forest Gump; egg tacos, fish tacos, chicken tacos…etc.) My taste buds were craving something […]

Beautiful and Breathtaking Balandra Beach

La Paz despite being located on the coast of Sea of Cortez is not known for being a beach town. The malecón stretches along the length of town, and does offer some spots for swimming and sun shelter. We found out that most of the locals do not swim in town because of La Paz […]

How we Found Ourselves in Mexico

How do you decide where your next move is going to be with only four days left in Ireland? See whatever airlines have 2 spaces available to a cheap destination! That is exactly how Andy and I roll. It was a Tuesday night, we were sitting in our nice and cozy rental home about a […]