How We Got To Cuba: Q&A

About 100 miles south of Florida, lies the largest Caribbean island and one we’ve all recently seen more and more photos of. This hidden gem is Cuba! After our quick weekend away to Havana, we got many questions all about our trip, and for good reason! For a long time, Cuba has been a destination…

Blue Caves & Navagio Beach: Do It Yourself!

After our two-week trip through Greece, the biggest question we got asked all the time was “which island was your favorite?” I still have not thought of a well spoken and complete answer for this question, maybe one day! ūüôā However, one of my favorite moments of our whole trip was looking over the edge…

Banos, Ecuador: Why You NEED To Go!

Now that the new year has begun, I’m sure many of you are thinking about what you want to accomplish this year. It might be reading more books, eating healthier, or giving more to others. For you travel lovers out there, I’m sure the “where do I want to go this year?” thought has crossed…

The Perfect Gifts To Give a Travel Lover

Merry Christmas, everyone! No matter what kind of holiday shopper you are, a procrastinator or a planner, being creative with gifts is the most fun! I love getting my family and friends gifts that just go with what they love. I know we sometimes settle for the gift card or just giving someone money, but…

La Selva Jungle Lodge: An Amazon Treasure

If you didn’t think it was possible to combine luxury with the Amazon, I would say I used to agree with you, until I found La Selva Jungle Lodge and Spa. La Selva is an experience like no other, the leading premiere lodge in the Amazon. From the hospitality of the staff, the incredible and…

Liebster Award

I am SO happy to be nominated for the 2017 Liebster Award! Being a blogger and putting yourself out there is never easy, and I am SO encouraged to know that somebody out there gets inspired to travel from this blog! I was nominated by the wonderful Sharon Mugisha. Her blog is full of fun,…

How To Backpack Europe On a Budget

One of my favorite summers ever was when one of my best friends and I decided to just book tickets to Europe and figure out the rest later. It was one of the best experiences of our lives! We booked a round trip ticket from Miami into Munich, Germany. We knew we’d hop around between…

Shoji Spa Retreat: Asheville’s Hidden Gem!

I think we can all agree that one of the best parts about traveling is finding those hidden gems, those places that aren’t the “touristy” spots or on the “top things to do list” from Trip Advisor. Finding those places that people say “WHERE IS THAT?!” When doing some research for our quick trip to…

Milos: The Most Underrated Greek Island

If you read my previous Santorini post, you know that my husband and I spent two weeks in the Greek Islands this summer. Our first stop was dreamy Santorini, our next stop was the incredibly underrated¬†Milos- known for her beaches and culture, Milos is truly a hidden gem! So why is Milos so underrated? Milos…

San Francisco: Girls Getaway Guide

We all need a long weekend getaway sometimes. What better place for a girls weekend than San Francisco?! This area has so much to offer everyone: hikers, wine lovers, foodies, shoppers, you name it! I went with my mom and sister-in-law for a week in March and here is our girls getaway guide!¬† Napa Valley…

Santorini: Where to Stay, Eat, & Explore!

When I first met Kayleb, one of the first things we talked about was our bucket list travel spots (I should have known I’d love him forever then.) He told me his bucket list spot was Santorini. WHO doesn’t want to go to Santorini and stand along the Caldera gazing at miles of all that…

Welcome to my atlas!

Photo By:¬†Angela Winsor Photography¬† Hi there!¬†Thanks for stopping by!¬† I’m Abby Jo; traveler, wife, and lover of planning. Every time I go on a trip, I document everything. Recently, I have been getting so many questions about how we plan our travels, what we use, what we pay, and much more. As I write and…