Mother Lode River Center Camping + Rafting Experience

Hey everyone, this past weekend was very new and exciting for me, since I camped for the first time in my life! I spent Friday to Sunday at the Mother Lode River Center in Lotus, California with my boyfriend. It was a 9-year anniversary romantic getaway-if you want to call it that. We found out…

Venice v.s Rome: The Simple Straightforward Differences

In the last five years, I have found myself in Italy three times and each time I go there are two cities I visit each and every single time. Those two cities are Venice and Rome. Both cities are some of the most popular and talked about places to visit when in the boot, but…

3 Days In Ireland

I just came back from a three day trip of Ireland, first off I’ll start by saying that you should definitely plan on staying longer, because Ireland is a relatively small country you can experience it’s major cities and sights in a week including Northern Ireland. However, if time is not by your side and three…

Extraordinary Highlights of Ireland & Northern Ireland

Ireland hasn’t exactly been on the popular ‘top countries to visit lists’- yet unbeknownst to some people, Ireland has been the backdrop and inspiration to some of our most favorite movies and TV shows. Large franchises such as  Game of Thrones and Star Wars, have dominated some of the countries most spectacular natural gifts. J.R.R…

A Day in Sitges, Spain

I had been in Spain for roughly two days before I decided to visit Sitges. I already knew the beaches were beautiful based on what I had seen in Barcelona, so during my train ride over  I was expecting to feel the same way. However, the second I exited the station I could tell by…

17 Cool Things You Should Do In Barcelona

Before arriving to Barcelona, I didn’t really know what to expect. Unlike many cities I’ve visited before, I usually have some form of ‘list’ filled with things I would like to do or places I’d like to see. But when it came to Barcelona I decided to just go with the wind. And without any…

Review: Bal Du Moulin Rouge + Gallery

One of the obsessions I had with Parisian culture that prompted me to want to visit Paris  was the love I had for the Moulin Rouge. Granted my knowledge of the actual existence of it didn’t begin until I watched the 2001 film starring Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor but since then my spirit thrived…

Top 8 Things To Do Paris

River Cruise on the Seine River Paris has been hailed as one of the most romantic cities of all-time, newlyweds and millions of tourists flock to the city each year and is the dream destination for many. So why not go full on cheesy romantic in Paris by taking a river cruise at night? Truhfully,…

Top 10 Things To Do in London

TOWER OF LONDON A beautiful fortress overlooking London from across the Thames River, the former state prison is now one of the top tourists spots in all of London. Not only is the tower filled with history beyond our years, the architecture brings you closer to a world from long ago. Here you can find…

Traveling with EF College Break FULL Experience +Review +411

Like many of you who are considering taking a trip with EF College Break– you probably saw a friend who did it, or their ad simply popped up on your Facebook feed and after picturing yourself on a foreign adventure; you’ve already decided you’re doing it or you’ve decided to dig a little deeper. Around…

7 Interesting Facts About Solo Female Travelers

Lately, I’ve been noticing that more and more females are traveling; and not just traveling often but traveling overseas alone. I really wasn’t sure if it was just by coincidence that I had come across this so I had to find out. So here are some of the most interesting facts I gathered about solo…

23 Things People Who Love to Travel Do 

1. We stare at maps endlessly, we also have vast collections of globes, maps, etc.    2. We follow a million travel Instagram accounts. 3. We plan hypothetical trips in our minds and research plane costs and things to do in that particular city. ( Spend hours on Trip Advisor.)  4. We daydream and reminicise…

10 Highlights of San Francisco

  Fisherman’s Wharf/ Pier 39 This is the place where you’ll spend the most time sightseeing and eating. It’s one of the most densely populated tourist areas in San Francisco and my personal favorite spot in the Bay Area. The reason this area is so popular with tourists is not only the stunning views of…

10 Romantic Movies To Help Plan Your Next Trip

This one is for the girls that dream of true love, adventure and freedom. Leap Year– The 2010 romantic comedy starring Amy Adams and Matthew Goode, follows the story of a young woman who is fully committed to following her long time boyfriend to Dublin, Ireland to propose to him on Leap Year. Watching this…

Lets Fall In Love In Verona.

We all know the story. We’ve all dreamed of a love like it. We’re all suckers for Romeo and Juliet. Even if you don’t say it out loud. So where’s the perfect place to fall in love? Verona. Welcome to Verona. If you’ve read my previous article 13 Signs You’re An Awkward Female you know I am…

Runyon Canyon: The Most Popular Hiking Spot In LA

I first heard of Runyon Canyon on Instagram. As an active “instagrammer” living in LA with many friends in the LA area, it was not long until my feed was a bombardment of beautiful images of other bloggers and influencers at Runyon Canyon. Automatically, I was interested. It still took me a few months to…

New Adventure Coming Soon!

It’s been a while since I have posted on my travel blog and the reason why is because I have been working like crazy to save up for my next adventure. For a few months I had no idea when the next trip would be, I was still reminiscing about my time spent in Europe…

101 Camping for First-Timers

Camping has always been on my bucket list, however it was not something I got around to doing until this past weekend at Mother Lode River Center in Lotus, California. And after my first experience camping, it is surely something I would eventually like to do again. However, I know I am not the only…

Via Veneto: The Hip & Elegant Place To Eat in Santa Monica

  The moment I walked into Via Veneto, I was immediately taken by the romantic coziness of the place. It’s towering golden chandeliers and candlelight tables gave me a feeling of exclusivity and elegance.   My sister and I sat in the corner table overlooking the main street of Santa Monica.The room was darkly lit,…

Hello Kitty Cafe Pop-Up at the Irvine Spectrum

This one is for all the obsessive Hello Kitty fans out there. Unbeknownst to me, I just discovered that there is a Hello Kitty Cafe Pop-Up at the Irvine Spectrum. I came across it during a mall shopping trip and I was shocked by how cute it was, how clever it was and how long…

7 Reasons Carlsbad Lagoon is the PERFECT Summer Spot

This summer I promised myself that I was going to get out there and try new things. I’ve always been enthralled by water sports, even though some are too extreme for me and I am afraid of large bodies of  water. Regardless, I still want to try things and have fun doing them. So, this…

VOTE for me on DREAMJOBBING!

Hey everyone! As some of you may know, funding all your travels can be quite expensive! especially when you’re constantly trying to go places to blog about. Therefore, I have entered a contest on DreamJobbing for the opportunity to become a Travel Journalist for 8 days with the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board. I have posted…

Watch “Travel With Denise” LIVE on Live.ly

Hey everybody! I am happy to announce that my blog “Travel With Denise,” can now be seen LIVE! How? Let me explain. Every Tuesday at 5PM PST, you can catch my live stream on Musical.ly‘s new video streaming app Live.ly. Although, the app is currently only available for iOS users, they are currently working on…