The Goodland: A Kimpton Oasis in Santa Barbara

The Goodland: A Kimpton Oasis in Santa Barbara

The Goodland is a Kimpton Oasis in Santa Barbara! The cool chic karma vibes of this Kimpton property in Goleta permeated my stay. I loved hearing the birds chirping and enjoyed being walking distance from local shops. The GoodBar has inside and outside spaces as well as a pool table and speciality drinks that complement … Continued

Visit Santa Barbara with Lisa from We Said Go Travel

I loved my visit to Santa Barbara. I highly recommend eating at Kyle’s Kitchen. The burgers were great and walking distance from my hotel, The Goodland in Goleta which is part of the Kimpton Family. Wondering what to do or where to wander? Have a picnic at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse in the sunken … Continued

French Polynesia: Cruising Year Round on Windstar Cruises

Ready to be pampered on a five star yacht in Tahiti? You can sail year round with Windstar Cruises in French Polynesia. CEO Hans Birkholz is a fellow University of Pennsylvania grad from the Wharton School and was telling me about their six yachts that are all less than 300 passengers. A very different experience … Continued

Los Angeles @Cadillac #RoadToTable at Redbird

Thank you to Cadillac, Saveur Magazine and Redbird in Los Angeles for a wonderful meal, a chance to drive a Cadillac and my social media award. #RoadToTable is a multi-city event where “Cadillac is partnering with Saveur magazine to present the “Road to Table” program, which will combine culinary excellence with a unique opportunity to test … Continued

Summer Freedom: Los Angeles and Writing Contest

June 2015 News from Lisa & We Said Go Travel: I highlighted my two USA Today articles about Ireland with my latest video from Dublin. I wrote about The Bachelorette falling in love at the Guinness Storehouse. I met Scott Kirby the President of American Airlines and did a selfie video with him at LAX. I … Continued

The Bachelorette Falls in Love in Dublin

  Watching Kaitlyn Bristowe at the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin  last week reminded me how much I loved my trip to Ireland in March 2015. VIDEO: Guinness Storehouse in Dublin–The Bachelorette was here 2015! Have you always wanted to travel to Ireland? I loved seeing Newgrange with Brendan Vacations. This historic site which is sometimes called … Continued

Beer and Cheese, California Style

Golden Road Brewing is in a secluded, out-of-the-way spot in Los Angeles. As I pulled up through a quiet, industrial area, I was shocked to see the place was packed with people! Hundreds were gathered in their large bar and their two outdoor seating areas on Wednesday afternoon! Their massive, delicious beer selection and great atmosphere … Continued

Los Angeles: You’ve got #ClicquotMail

Last night I experienced #ClicquotMail at Shore Bar, one of the happening and welcoming bars in the H.Wood Group in Santa Monica. Tonight join in by mailing a postcard and tasting the 2004 La Grande Dame sourced from top 8 grand cru vineyards in the Champagne region of France at Fig and Olive. Veuve Clicquot has been … Continued

Daring Greatly: Share Your Story Summer Writing Contest

In Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead, Brene Brown states: “Daring greatly is not about winning or losing. It’s about courage.” I realized after reading her books and listening to her talks that I am doing enough. When my focus is on Courage, Compassion … Continued

We Said Go Travel

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