Remembering Estepona Spain & Estepona Eats!

Hello and happy Superbowl Sunday (to Americans and others who watch the sport & happy regular Sunday to all else)<3 Here is the photo journal of my summer in Estepona Spain 2021. I had many unforgettable memories and a few low points as well. I ended up not liking the rental home we had as…

Malta trip packing & outfits

Packing Smartly…. I got packing bags from Amazon to organize my travel more efficiently. They were useful to organize my clothes and to zip away used clothing. I additionally traveled with a hiking sneaker. I received many compliments from strangers while traveling on my hiking shoes for their functionality. They are the most useful item…

Malta trip reflection

Historic sites, museums, Valletta, Popeye Village, Rabat, Mdina, Gozo, & Camino Malta, is an historically significant archipelago because it homes the oldest freestanding human made structure, World War II bases for Allied powers, and more, made up of Malta, Gozo, and Camino. As soon as I arrived to Malta the sheer popularity of this small…

Road Trip to Cadiz

We embarked on a road trip from Estepona to Cadiz. The bad: The locals really hype up Cadiz for its white sand beaches and Atlantic ocean waters. The roads to Cadiz from Estepona were a tad brumby and motion-sickness inducing. Firstly, despite local hype about Cadiz tuna and beach towns we struggled to find an…

Luggage Forward International Shipping Review

Have you ever tried shipping your suitcases rather than checking them in at the airport? I used Luggage Forward to ship five suitcases to Spain from the USA. PROS: Excellent customer service Fast shipping ahead of deadline – My suitcases were scheduled for the first of August but they actually arrived only 3 days after…

San Diego Road Trip

Check out my San Diego road trip pictures in this post. The road trip began at 1 am and we arrived from the Bay Area to San Diego at around 10:40 am. We stopped two times during the trip. I recommend starting a California road trip at midnight because there was little traffic for the…

Updated Travel Carry-on

A wheel went missing from the carry-on I got last year. This is my updated long-term travel luggage carry-on. I purchased a vegan leather travel bag from Sole Society final sale for about $34 bucks. The inside of the bag has three pockets and a stylish black and beige print. The bag has an extended…

An Ode to California ~ Planning My San Diego Trip

Have you ever moved somewhere and find that you fell in love with the location? I first fell in love with California almost ten years ago. It happened when I flew into Los Angeles International Airport, LAX, at night. My family moved from the East Coast across the country to the West coast with little…

Panama 🇵🇦🇵🇦🇵🇦 Recommendations (En español y ingles)

Que bello es mi Panamá, centro del mundo corazón del universo. ¿Porqué Panamá es especial? Porque esta en el centro del mundo donde lo acompaña el océano Pacifico y el océano Atlántico es el único país del mundo con los dos océanos. Panamá tiene comidas muy deliciosos como el arroz con pollo, tamales, carimañolas, empanadas,…

Photo Journal of Trip to Guatemala

Three years ago I traveled to Guatemala for service learning during my undergraduate studies. I’ve realized it was a disservice to not have posted these pictures on any of my social media. My next post will overview some of my favorite places to go to in Panama. My family is from Panama, and I know…