What do Shopkins have to do with Stonehenge?

“Look, Mama!  Shopkins Stonehenge!” I glance over at my 6-year old son who has taken all of his Shopkins and strategically placed them in a circle formation with Uno cards underneath to represent the cap stones. I’m filled with pride, a giggle and find myself a little misty-eyed at the sight. We had arrived home … Continued

5 Reasons Travel Bloggers Should Attend Conferences

5 Reasons Travel Bloggers Should Attend Conferences

Have you always wanted to be a Travel Blogger? Many people ask me how to get started in travel writing. One of the best choices I made was to go to every conference I could find last year. I went to Travel Media Showcase in Grapevine, Texas in 2016 and was just in Cabarrus, North Carolina for the … Continued

MIke the wine guy good life radio show

Who is on The Good Life Radio Show?

Thank you to Mike Wreyford for inviting me back on his radio show, The Good Life! I love talking travel on the radio! My first segment on The Good Life radio show was from the Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show. This time we talked about living your passion and making your dreams come true! … Continued

Aug News 2017 Where is Lisa Published?

August 2017 NEWS: Honored to be Published

August 2017 NEWS: Honored to be published in Smithsonian, Saturday Evening Post & POPSUGAR YAY! It is time to CELEBRATE! Here are my latest published articles that I am so PROUD of: Thank you to SMITHSONIAN for sharing my story, “75 years after the Battle of Guadalcanal, walk in the footsteps of history.”  They included six … Continued

How I used basketball skills in a Chinese hospital

I once used basketball skills taught to me by my dad to navigate a Chinese hospital.  My son was the basketball and I was the player. We were in Fuzhou, China, a small-by-Chinese-standards city of about 7 million people, on the Tawain Strait  – the sliver of ocean between Taiwan and southeast China. And, our … Continued

Have you been to the 5th smallest country in the world?

Can You Get Your Passport Stamped Inside Italy?

Have you been to the 5th smallest country in the world? Did you know that there is a country inside Italy that is not the Vatican? The world’s oldest surviving sovereign state and oldest republic is San Marino and it began in AD 301. It is officially the Republic of San Marino and is the … Continued

YEAR ROUND FESTIVALS IN PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO

Year Round Festivals in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is a beach resort city on the Pacific Ocean’s Bahia de Banderas. With a year round climate of 70-100 degrees Fahrenheit, beautiful tropical beaches, and activities every season, it’s no wonder that Puerto Vallarta attracts tourists year round. People love Puerto Vallarta for having the activities of a resort town with friendly … Continued

10 Fascinating Historic Sites in Canada

Explore 10 Historic Sites in Canada for a Peek in the Past!

Thank you to USA Today 10best for inviting me to write: “Explore the history of Canada at these 10 fascinating sites. Take a peek into the past” As the world’s second largest country that spans six time zones, borders three oceans and shares the longest undefended border in the world, Canada has much to offer any tourist … Continued

What did I do in Edinburgh, Scotland?

After an incredible trip in Ireland, I went to Scotland for my very first visit. I flew from Dublin to Edinburg on Ryan Air and then took the Tram from the airport to Haymarket. The weather was so beautiful that I strolled to my hotel. I had bought a SIM card from 3 in Ireland … Continued

We Said Go Travel

We Said Go Travel