Travel

La Jolla in the Springtime

Black's Beach La Jolla travel guide | Girlfriend is Better
Cliff view above Black's Beach

I’ve lived in some dreamy cities of Southern California, but La Jolla has by far been the dreamiest. Here is a quick travel guide to all of my current favorite spots. Perfect for a stay-cation or weekend getaway! This will in no way constitute a comprehensive list but is a great place to start. There is so much to experience […]

Salt Lake City for Foodies + Friends

Pallet | Salt Lake City foodie guide | Girlfriend is Better
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Earlier this year, I went to Salt Lake City for a dear friend’s wedding over a quick weekend.  Just like my Portland trip, I made a pre-travel list of restaurants that had good reviews and looked amazing.  I have lived and traveled in various parts of Utah, so I kind of know the lay of the land. However, I haven’t […]

Keep Portland Weird/ A Touristy Guide

Portland, Oregon travel guide | Girlfriend is Better
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Let’s just say I was super impressed with Portland this last trip out. I’ve never really gotten in to the city and checked it out, which is unfortunate. I’ve been missing out! My brother invited me up for the weekend, so I started doing some research online. I read up on Portland’s hot spots and tourist traps (I like them […]