Blogging, CrosbyGraceTravels, Culture, Food, Itinerary, Restaurants, Spain, Uncategorized

3 Days in Seville: The Perfect Itinerary for First Timers

Before moving to Seville, Spain for the semester, I pictured a small city with a few historic spots, tapas bars and flamenco shows. But I had no idea just how massive in size and rich in culture Seville truly is. Experiencing the unique Sevillano culture in just three days is a challenge, but often that’s all the […]

Blogging, CrosbyGraceTravels, Food, Lagos, On a budget, Portugal, Restaurants, Uncategorized, Weekend Trip

Weekend Recap: Lagos, Portugal

The first of my many weekend trips was spent with five friends in the one and only Lagos, Portugal! After two weeks of an intensive Spanish class and a two hour final exam on Friday, I practically fell out of my chair and onto the bus to Lagos. I had been daydreaming about this beach… Continue reading Weekend Recap: Lagos, Portugal

Blogging, Brunch, Coffee, Downtown Tampa, Food, Restaurants, Tampa, Uncategorized

The Best Cafés in Tampa to Cure Your Coffee Cravings

They say acceptance is the first step. So I am here to say it. I AM A COFFEE ADDICT. You think I'm joking? Try crossing me at 3 in the afternoon when I haven't had my morning cup o' joe, and then get back to me. It's that legit. As a Tampa native who lives… Continue reading The Best Cafés in Tampa to Cure Your Coffee Cravings

Beverly Hills, Brunch, California, Restaurants, Shopping

A Rookie’s Guide to Beverly Hills: A Day of Food, Shopping and Must-Sees

Beverly Hills… that’s where I want TO BE! After countless references to this city in reality TV shows and popular songs, I finally understand what all the fuss is about. This place is simply lavish – there really is no other way to describe it. Think Gossip Girl, but an L.A. version… on steroids. The… Continue reading A Rookie’s Guide to Beverly Hills: A Day of Food, Shopping and Must-Sees

Food, Hyde Park, Restaurants, Shopping, Tampa

The Best Spots in Hyde Park Village

Leisurely strolls with the dog; teens posing in front of street murals; couples walking arm in arm… I don’t know what it is, but there’s something about Hyde Park Village that makes you just want to sit on a bench and soak in your surroundings. If you’re from Tampa, you’ll know exactly what I mean.… Continue reading The Best Spots in Hyde Park Village