Showing posts from 2014

Acapulco - Banyan Tree

Banyan Tree, Acapulco Bay Bienvenidos a Acapulco... As Frank Sinatra would say, "It's perfect for a honeymoon..." I am not here on my honeymoon. I am here with my family and my goal is to read, relax, and return with detoxed and bronzed skin. This place is absolutely my jam. I downed enough iced-green-tea-mocktails by the infinity pool that all the honeymooners probably think I an alcoholic...oh and that my brother is my fiancé/ husband. His goal is to become obliterated by noon. He usually does not succeed since his tolerance is so high. Swimming in our underwear... #Prepared My father is quite a bit of a drinker as well... My mother is more of a bathing beauty kind of lady.... and I mean that literally. This strapping young man will drive you in a golf cart to your own private villa. But first, let's eat some lunch at the Asian/Vietnamese restaurant. "Come fly with me, let's fly, let's fly away. Just say the words and

You Better Belize It!

You Better Belize it! - San Pedro, Ambergris Caye - Belize - 2014 I booked my flight Thursday. I almost missed my 7:00 A.M. flight early Sunday morning. I was late, as usual, and I had to go through pat-down security because my dress was embellished. Yes, I am sure that Calypso Egyptian thread could kill someone...I dress to kill. They should be concerned!  I made sure to pack light so that I could breeze through security. One black bikini. 3 cover ups/sundresses. One pair of yoga pants and a tank top to work out and sleep in. A pair of comfortable Tory Burch flip flops that I figured would barely come back in one piece and comfortable tennis shoes for walking.  I never check luggage. I always take a big purse and a small carry on. What else do you need?! I board a tiny plane. Tropic Air. Land without dying.  I plan to visit the Great Blue Hole- one of the top scuba diving sights in the world and one of the 27 places to see before you die, accordin