Philippines Travels

Untouched Beauty in San Vicente, Palawan

I felt overstimulated upon departing our hotel in Boracay, and looked forward to promised serenity in Palawan.  However, I was unaware of quite how overstimulated I would be by the end of the day. See, Secret Paradise Resort & Turtle Sanctuary is remote.  Off the electrical grid.  Only accessible by boat.  It ticked all my ‘get …

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California Travels

Lake Tahoe Blues.

Lake Tahoe is summer paradise in its purest form. From deep azure waters of every shade, to the crispest mountain air, Tahoe is the perfect place for a summertime weekend retreat. With the help of VRBO I found a quaint cabin just a block from the lake up on a hill with panoramic views of Carnelian Bay in north …

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California Travels

Birthday Celebrations in Santa Barbara

I always seize the opportunity for a weekend getaway. Being a nurse has both the attributes of being relatively stressful, paired with a 3 day per week schedule. Long weekends are attainable, and getting away is my personal way of staying fresh, focused, and positive. For my birthday, I landed upon Santa Barbara easily. I …

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