• A Day of Wellness in Huntington Beach

    By Megan Jicha on January 21, 2014
    Each and every one of us looks for something different from their travels. However, we can often get so caught up in our adventures that we forget to take time care of ourselves. I don’t think I ever made it a priority to work out, eat well, or take time for myself to decompress while traveling before this year. To […]
  • Carmel, CA for the Mind, Body, Soul

    By Megan Jicha on November 8, 2013
    Recently named one of the top 10 cities in the United States by Conde Nast Traveler, Carmel, CA is a lovely, sleepy storybook town. For me, Carmel was the perfect destination for a romantic getaway to reconnect–mind, body, and soul–with myself and my boyfriend. For the mind 1. Get a winocation on wheels. Did you know: Monterey County supplies Napa […]
  • The ABCs of Newport Beach, CA

    By Megan Jicha on October 15, 2013
    In college, my best friend had a photography class assignment that intrigued me: Wander the city to find and photograph hidden letters of the alphabet– be they in signs, the sidewalk, or in the sky. I joined her for part of her shoot and thoroughly enjoyed the new perspective the assignment made us take on our city. Since then, I’ve […]
  • Ocean City Arcade Keeps The Good Times Rolling

    By Megan Jicha on September 12, 2013
    Marty’s Playland entertains your inner child with Skee-Ball and other nostalgia The timeworn sign reads “25 cents.” I feed the machine my quarter.  CLICK! The black, flip-style scoring display resets to zero, echoing the sound of an updating flight board. CLICK! CLICK! CLICK! Nine nicked and battle-bruised wooden balls are set free from their stall, at my right, and roll […]