Author: Brianne Miers

September and October: A Time of Transition

September and October: A Time of Transition

After a pleasant summer at home in Boston, I’ve had a busy fall so far, dealing with some big changes. But, luckily, I have a lot to look forward to in November – I leave for New Zealand on the 10th!

July and August: Summer Staycation

July and August: Summer Staycation

For the second year in a row, I’ve spent most of July and August at home in Boston. It really is the best time of year to be here, so I didn’t mind. 

Best Winery in New Jersey: Sky Acres Winery

Best Winery in New Jersey: Sky Acres Winery

Recently, on a day trip to Somerset County, New Jersey, I had the special opportunity to learn about the one-of-a-kind operation that is Sky Acres Winery in Bedminster, recently named the best winery in New Jersey 2018. Sky Acres’ annual Open House is coming up […]

My Favorite Food Town: Bogota, Colombia

My Favorite Food Town: Bogota, Colombia

Are you looking for the best places to eat in Bogota, Colombia? Then check out these recommendations from KJ, a Boston native who runs Trips Travel Agency and spends a few months each year in Bogota. We recently met at a networking event and bonded over […]

Maine Windjammer Cruise: the Magic of the J. & E. Riggin

Maine Windjammer Cruise: the Magic of the J. & E. Riggin

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to take a Maine windjammer cruise and leisurely sail along the state’s rocky coastline, gazing at lighthouses, feasting on lobsters, and sipping wine under the stars? Well, I got the chance to do just that in […]

Krakow Guide: The Best Things to Do in Krakow

Krakow Guide: The Best Things to Do in Krakow

Are you looking for the best things to do in Krakow, Poland? Fellow travel bloggers helped me create this massive guide to the city’s top attractions, activities, tours, and places to eat.

Visiting Duke Farms in the Heart of New Jersey

Visiting Duke Farms in the Heart of New Jersey

If you live in the Northeast U.S. or are just passing through, visiting Duke Farms in Somerset County – “the heart of New Jersey” – should be on your list! There are 1,000 protected acres you can explore for free all year round.

Talking Sustainable Travel with Eytan Elterman of Lokal

Talking Sustainable Travel with Eytan Elterman of Lokal

After hearing good things about sustainable tour company Lokal for a while, I was excited when I got to meet one of the minds behind it, Eytan Elterman, at the Women in Travel Summit in May (Yes, he was a very good sport about being surrounded by hundreds […]

June: Sailing into Summer

June: Sailing into Summer

The summer is off to a good start! In June I spent a week in Maine followed by a week in New Jersey to visit my family. Now I’ll be home in Boston for most of the summer.

The Best Things to Do in Antigua: A Sustainable Guide

The Best Things to Do in Antigua: A Sustainable Guide

Guatemala is a country that is worth visiting time and time again, as I’ve discovered. Based on my most recent trip, I compiled the best things to do in Antigua, a city that offers opportunities for both relaxation and adventure, as well as numerous historical […]