Author: Christina

Floating off of the coast of Indonesia are three tiny islands adorned with white-sand beaches, crystal-clear turquoise water, swaying palms, horse-drawn carraiges (yes, there are no cars or motorbikes!), and unbelievable sunsets.  With a very relaxing sunny island atmosphere combining with a very lively party scene, the

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Full of swanky, seventies glamour, Chambers Eat + Drink is the perfect SF date night hot spot Chambers Eat + Drink is a smooth contemporary American restaurant located within the Phoenix Hotel, a funky, boutique tenderloin hotel defined by it's ultra-cool mid-century modern feel. Rock and rollers (everyone

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Okane is a neighborhood sushi & sake haven by the famed Japanese restauranteur Kash Feng, who opened the popular michelin-starred Omakase (with a chef's tasting menu only starting at $150/head). The new Okane, right next door in the SOMA district of San Francisco, succeeds in taking the same innovative and

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Venice, with it's winding canals, trademark gondolas, delicious bellinis and unmistakable Italian charm, is everything you have dreamed of Italy and more. Everywhere you look, this city is nothing short of magical. Sometimes, it really seems like Disneyland, like there is no way this could possibly be real.

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You guys. I found it. The ULTIMATE Mexican restaurant.  The perfect, thickest, warmest tortilla chips. The best, freshest, green tomatillo salsa. The chunky, farm-to-table guacamole. The authentic & mouth-watering menu. The loud & fun atmosphere. Housed in a discreet building in North Beach with no outside signage, Don Pisto's

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Rising 39 stories at the top of the Marriott Marquis hotel is a swanky lounge with floor-to-ceiling starburst windows showcasing a spectacular panoramic view of San Francisco from all angles. "The View" as it's aptly called, combines a killer atmosphere with luxe cocktails and delicious bar bites for a happy hour

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With approximately 1,200 islands, sparkling azure water, and picturesque medieval villages full of history and charm, it's no wonder Croatia is on every traveler's bucket list. The stunning view from the fortress of Hvar   In fact, Croatia was recently named as the Mediterranean's fastest growing tourist

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Who doesn’t love a good list? I don’t know about you guys but I’m always looking to cross things off my bucket list. I want to see everything, taste everything, explore everywhere, all over the world, at least once. This list will be ever-evolving, and

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I’ve never been able to sit still for long, and, with my undying urge to travel the world, I’ve stopped trying to fight it. With family all over California, my alma mater in North Carolina, and a boyfriend across the country, I’m flying all the

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Waiting This has got to be the worst part of traveling. First, you spend months counting down the calendar anticipating that amazing light-at-the-end-of-the-tunnel day your vacation finally comes. Then, the day finally arrives. This is it! So long, stress… Sayonara work! Arrivaderci real world, I’m going

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