My Favorites (so far!)


All-time Favorite Destination

Madeira Island, Portugal


Favorite Aesthetic/View

Mountains and Water

Favorite Activities

Zip-lining over and through the trees in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Riding a camel through the Sahara in Merzouga, Morocco

Doing Tai Chi on the roof of a boat in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

Favorite foreign (major) city to visit

Cape Town, South Africa

Favorite US State


Favorite foreign (major) city to live

Lisbon, Portugal

Favorite US City


Favorite US National Parks (ahh so many good ones)

Grand Tetons

Great Sand Dunes

Bryce Canyon

Countries with the Best Food



Favorite Hidden Gems

St. Gilgen, Austria

Easter Island, Chile

Matsumoto, Japan

Varenna, Lake Como, Italy