Category Archives: World


Petra, Jordan ~ www.ohiogirltravels.com

A Journey through Petra

A visit to Petra has been on my travel wish list for as long as I can remember. I have always been a geography and history lover, and I can remember reading about the intriguing “lost city” of Petra and looking at beautiful photographs of this ancient Middle Eastern city. I have been waiting my entire… Read More



Stonehenge, England

Visiting Stonehenge

Visiting Stonehenge has been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. Although I have visited England numerous times, I never ventured far enough west to view this archeological wonder. There was just something about those mystical stones that were luring me to visit… Getting to Stonehenge from London: We planned an… Read More





Porto, Portugal

While I enjoyed my time in lovely Lisbon (read Part I and Part II), and felt like I was in a fairytale in Sintra (read here), my heart truly fell in love with Porto! Keep reading for my favorite experiences in Porto, Portugal! Porto is located north of Lisbon, and is Portugal’s second largest city.… Read More


Tulum, México

Since we were so content at our all-inclusive resort, Sandos Cancún, we only ventured out of the resort for a one day excursion. When I booked our airfare/all-inclusive resort package with Vacation Express, I also bundled the Tulum excursion in the package to have a carefree weekend! We booked the Tulum Xtreme excursion with Aventuras… Read More


Cancún, México

Cancún, México has been a hot spot with tourists to enjoy the beaches of the Caribbean Sea, nightlife, and laid-back beach vibes. Although I have heard many great stories about Cancún, it has never been on my must visit list, until recently. With my husband and I celebrating our tenth wedding anniversary, we booked a… Read More