6 hours in London? Why the freak not?

I spent 6 hours in London on my way to Italy 🇮🇹. I contemplated for weeks about whether or not I should leave the airport and explore or stay put and bare the 6 hr layover. I’ve gone through that airport before, but never had time like this to leave and explore. I also was…

Innnnnnnnnnn West Philadelphia….

Don’t tell me you didn’t just start rapping that title and theme song! LOL. I visited Philadelphia last week for the first time and thankfully it did not disappoint! Although I was here for work, I was able to get out and explore the city in the afternoon/night a couple of times. Below are a…

BARCELONA- FOOD EDITION

Barcelona was great to me food-wise! I have to say I don’t think I had one bad meal (from a food perspective) while in Barcelona. Now service is a different story. But from hotel food, to La Boqueria, to gelato/desserts and fine-dining, I was not disappointed. I would pay to go back just for the…

Amsterdam-It’s a NO for me!

All photographs, thoughts, and opinions are those of Olivia Walker. Atmosphere I’m glad I have sound discernment. Usually I book a 10 day+ vacation for my birthday. This year, something said, “only take 5 days” including travel days, I don’t think I’ve ever made such a great decision. This year I decided to head to…

$99 To Europe- SAY WHAT!?

Hey Ladies + Gents,  BLACK FRIDAY is HERE! I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and your food coma’s wear off soon.  Below are the top websites I’m using this black Friday and cyber Monday for amazing deals on travel all over the world.  Please take advantage of these deals! Especially if you want to…

Top 6 drinks to try in Costa Rica 

One of my favorite activities during this trip was the Cocktail Mixing class presented by the resort staff. Best part; it was absolutely FREE! FREE! FREE! Who doesn’t love free anything and everything, let alone free alcohol! Our bartender Mauricio was a doll and told us all about the Cacique (Guaro) alcohol that’s in most…

TOP 7 REASONS TO TRAVEL ALONE

Most people do not believe me when I say I love traveling alone, but I do! Traveling alone allows me to connect with myself that we as humans often forget about when going through the motions of every day life.  It starts with the time spent in the airport alone + the flight. If traveling out the…

Forbidden Fruit-Israel 

“U.S. citizens should exercise caution and remain aware of their surroundings when traveling to areas where there are heightened tensions and security risks.”-U.S. Department of State.  That one sentence is listed under every travel warning and alert listed on the Government’s website. And if you’re actually willing to listen to anything on said page, you’ll […]