10 Things I Learned Camping during Midlife

After a week of sleeping in a tent in all types of weather conditions, I am here to tell you that camping is not for wimps, scaredy-cats or people who don’t like to get dirty. Camping is for people who appreciate nature’s most stunning views, getting disconnected from electronics, feeling empowered and enjoy good old-fashion…

How to Experience Italy Like a Local

1.  Visit Rome, Florence, Amalfi & the uber popular tourist areas during shoulder season.  If you do go during high season, plan on starting at the crack of dawn. If you start the day past 10 a.m.  it will be you and a sea of selfie sticks. April through mid-June and September through October are the shoulder…

4 Amazing Days in Banff National Park

Banff National Park in Alberta Canada is a Kodachrome dreamscape. We were able to enjoy Banff National Park, Canmore, and Alberta‚Äôs Rocky Mountains, west of Calgary in a 4 day itinerary. This is a schedule that will optimize your time in the Banff area for seeing the sites and beautiful day hike options. There is…