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…

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…

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…

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…

7 Best Places to Visit on Hollywood Blvd

One of the most touristic places in Southern California is Hollywood Blvd- the walk of fame, venues and super stardom are just some of the reasons many people are attracted to this place. So if you decide to visit, here are a few places you should check out.   TCL Chinese Theatre  This theatre opened…

22 Taylor Swift Lyrics That Can Be Used To Caption Travel Grams

For the Swifties who love to travel. From 1989 “…Welcome to New York…”- Welcome to New York “… I know places…” – I Know Places “…Grab your passport and my hand…” – Blank Space “…I could show you incredible things…” – Blank Space “…He said let’s get out of this town    Drive out of…

Cabazon Dinosaurs for the Peewee Herman Fans

There is nothing cooler than accidentally coming across a movie location. As I was driving down the 10 FWY by Palm Springs, I spotted large dinosaurs. And my brain suddenly recalled the scene in Peewee Herman’s Big Adventure where he visits these large dinosaurs while he’s looking for his missing bike. For some reason, I…