• Top 5 Outdoor Spots to Visit in San Francisco

    San Francisco, California, is a stunning jewel of a city thanks to gorgeous architecture built upon rows of hills and surrounded by a sparkling blue bay. Though San Francisco offers much in terms of restaurants, clubs, and museums, the outdoor ambiance visitors can get from visiting the city is what often brings them coming back to San Francisco again and again. When visiting San Francisco, here are five can’t miss outdoor spots to explore. The Golden Gate Bridge This is one gorgeous bridge that isn’t just for looking at from a distance or staring up at its red arches while you drive underneath. To really get a feel for the…

  • Laguna Beach: A Kind of Reality You Don’t Want to Miss

    Laguna Beach, California, is a southern California beach city that was put on the map thanks to an MTV reality show that followed a class of pampered teenagers as they navigated the pitfalls, romance, and thrills of high school life in the city. Laguna Beach is much more than a teenager’s playground, though. It’s full of art and culture mixed with stunning scenery. There are sides to Laguna Beach that weren’t shown in the television show, though one thing is a constant: the laidback opulence and beaches are just as splendid as they show on TV. An Exciting and Diverse Art Scene Laguna Beach may be a small beach town,…

  • Best Beaches in San Diego

    San Diego, California is known for its sunshine and beaches. When visiting San Diego, you have many different styles of beaches to visit. Whether you’re looking for a beach to party at, lounge on, or to surf its waves, you’ll find it in San Diego. Here are some of the best beaches in San Diego and along San Diego’s North County coastline. Windansea Beach is located in the upscale town of La Jolla, located just north of San Diego. Just like the posh town of La Jolla, Windansea Beach has an upscale, almost Hampton-like vibe to it. With craggy rocks stretching out into pristine sand, Windansea is located behind a…

  • Shopping in Nantucket

    The island of Nantucket, Massachusetts is an idyllic haven located just an hour’s ferry ride from the mainland when departing from Hyannis, Massachusetts. The island has a strict building code that ensures buildings are kept under a certain height and only of certain colors. This gives the island a colonial, upscale look that is wonderful for meandering through. It’s also great for shopping. Within these muted, elegant buildings of downtown Nantucket are some great boutiques. Fashion, jewelry, and the “Nantucket Reds”…it’s all found within the small downtown area of Nantucket, which for those coming in on a ferry is just a few blocks away from the harbor. Many of the…

  • Do’s And Don’ts For Tbex13′ Virgins

    With the arrival of the Travel Blog Exchange otherwise known as Tbex fast approaching, we here at Fashionista’s Travel are slowly preparing ourselves. Flights have been booked, hotels have been rented, and friends have been notified! With Tbex being only 2 short months away its important to start mentally preparing as well. Now after attending last years conference in Denver we aren’t calling ourselves experts or anything but if you are new to the scene aka a Tbex virgin then read on for some of the best do’s and don’ts this side of Toronto. Ps: This is stuff we wish we knew last year and the year before… Do: -Book…

  • 4 Reasons to Visit Big Sky Country

    Montana is dubbed Big Sky Country due to the fact that the sky does seemingly go on forever. Despite being the third largest state in the U.S., Montana has one of the lowest number of residents of the 50 states. Less population means less smog; that and the expanse of wilderness keeps the air crisp and fresh. Montana is known for an outdoorsy culture and residents that foster a strong sense of community and pride for their state. When visiting Montana, it’s important if you have time to visit both the western (mountains, waterfalls, and buffalo) and the eastern side (farm towns, fields, and cows) to get a true sense…

  • Top 10 Things to do in San Diego to Feel Like a Local

    When visiting San Diego, there are some attractions and things to do that are obvious, such as sunbathing on the beach, going to SeaWorld, shopping in downtown San Diego, and eating Mexican food. There are some other things you must not miss doing in San Diego in order to experience San Diego the way the locals prefer to spend their favorite sunny SoCal days. Sail Through the Harbor Rent your own private sailboat – with a guide if you don’t know how to sail – and float through the glistening water. The San Diego harbor is gorgeous with views of the San Diego skyline and the Coronado Bridge. There are…