Chicago

I just wanted to post some pictures of Chicago that I’ve taken this far. And yes all photo creds go to me lol! This city is so beautifully constructed it’s somewhat magical! I took these first three photos from my balcony. I am still at awe that I get to wake up and go toContinue reading “Chicago”

South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home

The last thing that was a big treat for us was that  my boyfriend and I got a free upgrade to business class during our layover in Dubai. The amount of excitement that we were filled with was that of a child being able to eat ice cream and cake for dinner!  Don’t get me wrongContinue reading “South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home”

South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town

Our last day in Cape Town we spent the day at Green Market Square. The day before we had asked one of our servers  where was a good place for us to purchase South African souvenirs at a cheaper price. He said Green Market Square was the place to go. Since we only had aContinue reading “South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town”

South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town

After our tour of Robben Island we decided to go  to lunch and walk around Cape Town a bit. Unfortunately I did not take as many pictures as I should have during this leg of our day. We stayed down by the water front and took in the atmosphere of this tourist town. We walkedContinue reading “South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town”

South Africa Part 6:New Year’s Day

After the wedding my boyfriend and I went to the Airbnb that we were staying in on the property of Val De Vie. This place was HUGGGEEEE. We stayed there along with some of the other wedding guests. One thing that we had no idea of until we got there was that this was theContinue reading “South Africa Part 6:New Year’s Day”

South Africa Part 5: The Wedding

The morning of the wedding I woke up after three hours of sleep and headed to my sisters cottage to begin the prepping for the day. I got my makeup and lashes done and all of us bridesmaids began doing what we had to do to get my sister ready for her big day. ItContinue reading “South Africa Part 5: The Wedding”

South Africa Part 4: Wedding Mode

The afternoon after we arrived to Cape Town, we were on the move again. We traveled via private bus to Val De Vie Polo Club. Val De Vie is most notably known for housing Prince Harry and hosting his polo matches in South Africa. Val De Vie is located in the wine lands outside ofContinue reading “South Africa Part 4: Wedding Mode”

South Africa Part 3: Dinner and Jade

There was no time to take in everything that we were seeing and feeling because as soon as we were checked in to our hotel my sister instructed my boyfriend and I to hurry up and get cleaned up for a dinner that her and the other young people attending her wedding were going to.Continue reading “South Africa Part 3: Dinner and Jade”

South Africa part 1: The flight

Prior to heading to Cape Town, South Africa I had to get myself mentally prepared for the flight there. The flight is not for the faint of hearts, and if flying isn’t your thing, this trip can be difficult. The total time of travel was 24 hours. My boyfriend accompanied me on this trip andContinue reading “South Africa part 1: The flight”

13 days until I leave for South Africa

I can not contain my excitement about traveling to Cape Town  South Africa. It is crazy that in less than two weeks I will be making my first journey to Africa. I honestly never had traveling to the continent of Africa on my radar, so the fact that I am actually doing it is anContinue reading “13 days until I leave for South Africa”