Travel to Xi’an, China and Shanghai, China

Terracotta Warriors. Hand Pulled Noodles. Ancient City Walls. Xi’an, China Historical European Architecture. Neon-lit, Modern Sky Scrapers. Bustling City Life. Shanghai, China I recently returned from a short trip to China.  My trip started in the ancient city of Xi’an.  I then traveled by bullet train from Xi’an to Shanghai.  I ended my trip exploring … More Travel to Xi’an, China and Shanghai, China

Travel to Isle Royale National Park, MI, USA

Fresh Air. Moose. Lake Superior. Camping. Wilderness. Isle Royale National Park, Michigan, USA Isle Royale National Park is a pristine, untouched, wild paradise only five miles away from the Canadian border on Lake Superior.  Most of my friends that grew up in Michigan never even went there because it is quite tricky to get to.  … More Travel to Isle Royale National Park, MI, USA

Travel to Saguaro National Park and Tuscon, AZ, USA

I woke up to another brisk 15 degree morning in the NoVa/DC area.  It seems like just yesterday I was laying in my bed during the middle of an August night, sweating, and thinking “can it please be cold already?!  I’d seriously take icicles hanging out of my nose than another night drenched in sweat … More Travel to Saguaro National Park and Tuscon, AZ, USA