Posts by Francesca Felix

Hotel Diary: My Stay at the Hyatt Zilara Cancun

Sharing a few photos and insights from our recent stay in Cancun at the fabulous Hyatt Zilara Cancun. It was a luxurious stay and much-needed downtime after such a crazy year. John and I went to spend three beautiful sun-soaked days there.  We needed a good relaxing spot where we could chill in between some…

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Best Pumpkin Patches San Diego 2023

Hello Fall! Time to bust out the cozy cardis, all the yummy warm bevies and head out to enjoy some Fall fun in San Diego. It may still be warm out, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get in the spirit of the season.  I love October so much and one of the things I…

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Oaxaca City Travel Guide

This is one of my favorite places in Mexico! Honestly probably my number 1 at this time.  If you are heading to Oaxaca City anytime soon, I’ve got all the info you need to get you started. Where to eat, drink, explore and any additional info you may need. My husband and I love traveling…

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My Trip to Merida, Yucatan (Travel Guide)

I had travelled to a few parts in the Yucatan Peninsula before: Cancun, Tulum and a quick trip through Valladolid. I remember I loved them all but I was left wanting to explore more. This is an exciting blog post for me to share because I am absolutely in love with this part of Mexico.…

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San Diego Holiday Activities and Christmas Guide

Hotel Del Coronado This is my absolute favorite hotel in San Diego and it’s even 100 times better during the holidays (minus the crowds). I do love how they go all out and decorate their front lawn with Christmas decorations, fire pits, igloos and an ice skating rink all with the backdrop of my favorite…

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Guide to Provence France

What to see: Lavender and flower fields Valensole (flowering during July/August only  and ideally first week of July is best) – There are Lavender fields all over during peak season, but we saw the most and best spots in Valensole.  Here is where you will see the rolling hills of purple/blue that take over the…

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Paris Travel Guide

Who doesn’t love Paris right? I recently took a trip with my girlfriend to Paris and we had a blast! We both studied here when we were younger in college so we are pretty familiar with it and always enjoy going back to live that Parisian life. There are a few newer places we didn’t…

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Instagram Worthy Spots in Paris

Let’s be honest, it’s impossible to narrow down ALL the Paris insta-worthy spots into one post. I didn’t have enough time to go visit all of the other spots I know are great on this trip! You really could do a whole month in Paris and never see it all. Either way, here is a…

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Glamping in Big Sur: Alila Ventana Review

I had been wanting to stay at this Ventana Glamping spot for years and we finally made it happen. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint! I think we never did it because I always thought it would be overpriced and whenever I went on the website I couldn’t figure it out. Maybe you…

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How to be a better tourist when traveling to Hawaii

 John and I travel to Hawaii often and we’re always trying to be the best visitors possible to the islands. A local once told me that for every Hawaiian local there are 10 tourists. Thats an insane number right?! Imagine if at least half of those people tried to give back to the islands. When…

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