How to Survive Yacht Week-Croatia If You’re Black AF

I had the opportunity to attend one of the Blackest yacht weeks in history. I’m not sure if I lucked out with timing or if Jesus LaDarius Christ himself chose to bless me, but whatever the reason, it was lit. Having a sea of friendly brown faces around while spending 7 days sailing was comforting….

How to Jump at Crop Over

Both of my parents are from the lovely island of Barbados. Growing up they would send my siblings and I to the country to stay with our paternal grandmother for the summer. One of my fondest memories is of watching the Kadooment celebration that signifies the end of Crop Over.  Seeing the men and women…

5 to Survive: Cuba

I’ve just returned from a 5 day trip to Cuba. While there, my group and I visited the cities of Havana, Viñales, and Trinidad. The island is beautifully resilient and I struggle to describe my experience there. However, I’d like to give some tips that’ll help your trip go smoothly. If you are in the…

A Few Things I Love About the DMV

You may have noticed that I’ve been on a brief travel/writing hiatus. In September of last year a friend and I made the decision to move to the DMV in 2017; and in March 2017 I made that dream a reality. The past 60+ days have been full of stress, excitement, and awe. Now that…

6 Creative Ways to Save Money for Travel

One of the biggest misconceptions about travel is that it has to be expensive. It is possible to plan a trip no matter how big or small your budget it is. However, a smaller budget requires bigger creativity. Below I’ve listed 6 ways to save for trips. I have tried all of the strategies and…

How to Plan a Trip to Cuba

Two months ago I announced on my Instagram and Facebook pages that I would be visiting Cuba in May. I was surprised by the number of people who did not realize it is possible for U.S. citizens to travel there. In an effort to help those that want to visit the island I’ll be answering…

A Definitive Guide to Eating Your Way Through Nola

I had the pleasure of bringing in 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana (my plans for 2017 weren’t nearly as exciting). A group of my friends decided to visit Nola for New Year’s Eve this year and asked me for some food recommendations. They enjoyed the places I suggested so much that I thought I’d share…

2016 Gift Guide for Travel Lovers

The holidays are approaching and finding the perfect gift can be a struggle. If you have someone in your life that loves to travel, but have no idea what to get them look no further. I’ve compiled a list below of the top 3 items for every type of traveler. Enjoy! Techie Traveler This traveler doesn’t…

5 to Survive: Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a great place to visit whether you’re a new traveler or a seasoned one looking for an affordable destination. If you are flying out from the east coast, it is easy to find a flight deal to the island. Some bonuses are that US citizens don’t need a passport to visit, USD are used as…

All·That·is·Kim: Blogger, Engineer, Extraordinaire

Part lifestyle and tech blogger, part engineer, fully Kimberly. If you haven’t heard of All That is Kim  allow me to to introduce you. Kim currently resides in San Francisco, one of the US’s quickly developing tech and startup hubs. She moved there after graduating from the University of Florida with a B.S. degree in  Industrial…