Family Top 10 | Golden Isles

The Golden Isles of Georgia are definitely at the top of my family's most cherished getaways. Located at the Southernmost tip of Georgia's coastline, the Golden Isles are situated just off Brunswick in the most romantic Southern low country you'll ever have the pleasure to behold. The Isles are comprised of Jekyll Island, St Simons Island, Sea Island and Little…




40 Plus Activities For Kids During the Storm

It's storm season and that means chances are you'll find yourself stuck inside with the ones you love for a few more hours than might be comfortable. To avoid cabin fever try some of these great ideas to keep the kids busy.   1.Prepare the House Kids are part of the family. Encourage them to join in the prep work.…


Black Raven Pirate Ship Family Adventure with Dramamine(R) Non-Drowsy Naturals

There is nothing that inspires me quite like an adventure at sea. The romance, the sea mist, and the sunset all seduce me while setting the scene for memorable moments I'll never forget. I've found however, that as I've gotten older, motion sickness has become a major set-back for me. As a mom and blogger, I'm constantly behind the camera…


Family Top 10 San Francisco | Amy West Travel

  Every time I visit San Francisco, I feel like I'm experiencing the city for the first time all over again. This ever changing metropolis has so much to offer from history, to architecture, food, to technology. Over the course of the last decade I've visited as part of a girl's trip, a romantic baby moon with my husband, and (most recently) a…


Jacksonville Top 10 | Family Travel

If your travels find you on the sunny First Coast with your family, take it from me (the expert), where you should stay, play, and eat. How am I the expert you might ask? Well, in addition to living in the region for almost 30 years, I've also covered the city extensively for 10Best.com as their city expert, created countless…


7 Bloggers & Influencers from the First Coast You Should Be Following

As a member of the blogging/travel writing community I feel so privileged to rub shoulders with some incredibly talented and influential creatives on a regular basis. Because this is every day life for me, I'm always shocked when folks don't know who some of these influencers are. That's where the inspiration for this post came from. If you didn't know,…