Visiting Pittsburgh on a Budget

  A city once known as the wealthy center of America’s steel industry, Pittsburgh has transformed itself into a vibrant cultural hub. The second largest city in Pennsylvania attracts millions of visitors per year, and as the City of Bridges, it boasts about 446 bridges. Even though the steel industry collapsed back in the 1980s, […]

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Weekend Trip| Wynwood Walls

As someone who travels to Miami often to visit family and friends, I have made it a mission to visit different places in Miami. Although, the drive from Orlando to Miami is a huge pain in my ass (except for that one time I took a detour to Morikami), I do get to eat some […]

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Weekend Trip | The Coral Castle Mystery

For Mother’s Day weekend, I ended up going to Miami to see my mom. I didn’t have anything planned for Mother’s Day, except to catch up with my mom and make sure she was doing well. Of course, coming from a family full of Travel Junkies, my mom, my brother and I made our way […]

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How Traveling Can Cure a Broken Heart

A broken heart is never a pleasant experience. Unfortunately, many people will go through one at some point in life. Whether it is due to the end of a relationship or the death of a family member,  most of us go through something hard in life. Everyone has a way of coping with their broken heart – […]

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Get Free Money for Your Travels! 

Someone once told me, “Nothing in life is free.”  Well I beg to differ,  but I believe that it is possible to find free stuff, including free money!  Now when I say free money,  I am talking about $1-$5, I’m not talking about millions of dollars,  but when you are trying to save up for […]

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Day Trip | Bok Tower Gardens

Beaches, palm trees and endless summers is what makes Florida a great destination to explore. Being that it’s always summer here, I decided to take a day trip to Bok Tower Gardens. Bok Tower Gardens is a National Historic Landmark located in Lake Wales, Florida. It houses the Anton Brees Carillon Library, said to be the largest […]

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5 TED Talks That Will Inspire You to Travel

I am all about TED talks. Whether it is to hear how someone became successful or why you should start a business,  TED talks have inspired me to do a number of things. So as a lover of TED Talks,  here are 5 talks that will inspire you to travel. 1) Hidden music rituals around the […]

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How to Start a Travel Blog

When I first decided to start my own travel blog, I already had experience with how to start up a blog. So when I decided to start Travel Junkie, it took me a few minutes to figure out what I needed to do. However, in the beginning before I had any real blogging knowledge,  I […]

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