5 ” Firsts” in Montana

This spring I dusted off my boots, donned my most western hat, and slid into some denim for a trip out West. My journey this time was the wilds of Montana. I was honored to be invited, along with 9 other journalists, by Firehouse Subs to take part in a multi day press trip full of adventure, good times, and…


5 Things You Should Know about Nordstrom Jacksonville

Visit Jacksonville and Beaches recently reported that shopping is the number one reason visitors flock to the city. This came as a bit of a surprise since we are famous for our beaches, but when you consider some of the highly sought after brands that are making Jax their home, then it all begins to make sense.  I'm happy to…


Lady Who Lunches News Recap | Amy on News 4 Jax Morning Show

Featured on this months "Amy West Travel" News 4 Jax Morning Segment are my favorite "Lady Who Lunches" destinations. If you missed the piece, get the recap right here. You'll find a few already featured on the blog, and a few honorable mentions that I just couldn't leave out. All of them are so darn good, you should really put…


4 “Don’ts” That Could Save Your Life | The Women’s Defense Company

Take Control This year a conversation began on the tail of a horrific mass murder targeting young females. That conversation was #YesAllWomen. As I read through the confessions of women across the globe, I was reminded of my own vulnerability. Ten years ago I felt that vulnerability keenly, and in an effort to protect myself I signed up for self…


Mid Year Recap #1 | Food | Reviews, Video

I'm off on another adventure! In the meantime, to celebrate the midway point of 2014 I thought we'd take a stroll down memory lane and look back at what we've covered this year. Starting with food. This year we have had two very successful dining series.... "Date Night Destinations" was my first Project... Read all five of my mouth watering…


Amy’s March News 4 Jax Segment | Resorts | Media

If you didn't catch Amy in March talking "Triple Threats" of the First Coast (aka Resorts that have something for everyone), now is your chance to get caught up! Amy Discusses First Coast Resorts that are Family Friendly What am I discussing in April? Well, you'll have to tune in and see.  Until then.... Enjoy the Journey! xo- Amy West…


Amy on News 4 Jax Talking Getaways

Hey friends! If you didn't catch me on News 4 Jax talking Intimate Getaways, catch up today here on the blog. I always love getting a chance to discuss my finds with all of you. I also love your recommendations. Where do you think the A-list should go next? Watch here I look forward to sharing my next discoveries!  Until…


News 4 Jax Recap (Photos & Video)

I had a great time yesterday on News 4 Jax Morning Show chatting with Kumasi Aaron about my "First Coast Date Night Destinations Series" on the A-list. Of course there is always way too little time to really dish all the amazing details of these spots. That's why you need to make sure you are caught up on the reviews. …