Like many Americans I had "passed through" D.C. on my way to where I was going. For some reason, I had only been through the area for business, or on a layover, but never to just explore. I'd never even had the traditional field trip most middle and high schoolers have. It's been on my bucket list for some time now, and David and I really wanted to make it during cherry blossom … [Read more...] about 24 Hours in Washington D.C.
London has been on my bucket list for a long time. So iconic is this city that I named my youngest daughter after it. Yes, that's right, before I ever visited the city, I named my child after it. An avid reader of historic fiction and fan of period pieces in cinema, I've admired the rich culture and history that has made London arguably one of if not the top visited city on … [Read more...] about 48 Hours in London
Want to get swept away on a trip to the Bahamas? It's never been easier or more accessible to do just that. In fact, I recently had the pleasure of escaping on a whirlwind trip to the Abacos with the private airline, Air Unlimited. Think private airfare is out of your budget? Think again. Air Unlimited showed me that private luxury travel on a budget is possible. Our 48 hour … [Read more...] about 48 Hours in the Abacos
A year ago I decided it was high time I turned the spotlight on some of my other incredibly talented influencer friends in Jacksonville and the North Florida region in general. Your response took my breath away! It seems that a lot of you are interested in what creatives are up to in our area and having one place to find them was something you really wanted. So to begin this … [Read more...] about North FL Influencers To Follow | Part 2
Despite being a roller coaster of a year in terms of the political landscape and natural disasters, 2017 was a banner year for Amy West Travel. I'm so grateful for this incredible journey I'm on with all of you. This brand would not exist if it weren't for your readership and engagement with my blog, social media, and contributions everywhere else. I always joke that once you … [Read more...] about 2017 In Review | The Best of Amy West Travel