Tag: Travel

24 Hours Series: A Short Stay in Shanghai

24 Hours Series: A Short Stay in Shanghai

Our team had an away game in Shanghai so I was completely stoked to have my first chance to explore a city I’ve heard so much about! After asking my teammates for the lowdown on what to see and do, I took advantage of our […]

24 Hours Series: Seoul

24 Hours Series: Seoul

One of my very best friends and teammates from the University of Tennessee, played professionally this past year in Seoul, Korea. A lover of all things weird, cool, strange and exciting, I couldn’t imagine anyone better to give me their take on this beautiful city! […]

Hidden Gems in Beijing’s Hutongs

Hidden Gems in Beijing’s Hutongs

China may not be in everyone’s list of countries to visit, but it should be – especially Beijing (where I currently reside). There are so many hidden gems in Beijing – back alleyways weave throughout the city (known as hutongs) and they are home to […]

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

Many claim that Paris or Venice are the most romantic cities in Europe, but from rolling vineyards to private castles, the Tuscany region deserves a mention. A Romantic Escape to Tuscany While wrapping up my first season in Italy, our coach told us we could […]

How to Make Long International Flights Easier

How to Make Long International Flights Easier

Playing professional volleyball, all the action is overseas. I probably spend a total of three to four months a year in the states. This makes for a lot opportunities for 15-24 hour travel days…lucky me. After taking six flights from LAX to Hong Kong in […]

Hot Spots of Puerto Rico

Hot Spots of Puerto Rico

Swimming in clear blue ocean water, drinking cervezas after a day of surfing, and dancing until the sun rises, just a few of my most favorite things. Now getting to do this every week while playing volleyball professionally…. what every athlete dreams of. It took […]