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Meet Maggie

Hi! I’m a San Diegan who after years in the advertising industry decided to shoot for the stars and follow my passion for travel journalism. It was a big step, but I’m here to tell you, it’s better to live the life you’ve imagined than to only dream about it. You, too, can make your aspirations a reality. So, pack your courage, tenacity, work ethic and here we go…


Recent Trips

Petting Gray Whales in Baja, Mexico’s Lagoons


Petting gray whales in Baja, Mexico. Yes, PETTING! This is one of the most incredible experiences you’ll have — ever!


Swimming With Piggies in the Bahamas!


Welcome to swimming with piggies. About 140 miles south of Nassau, Bahamas is an archipelago of 365 cays/islands named The Exumas. The largest is Great Exuma and it’s a whole lotta stupendousness!

Hiking to California’s 21 Missions


Recently, I laced up my Nike Pegasus and embarked on a 800-mile walk to discover California’s 21 missions from San Diego to Sonoma. I wasn’t soul searching. I’m not an endurance athlete. I’m an ordinary 54-year old woman.




Far Flung Adventures and Nearby Jaunts


Traveling With Pets


Hitting the Open Road With Your Hairy-Heartthrob


2 Mile Top 10


Top 10 Must See, Must Do, and Must Eat Within 2 Miles of Hotels Worldwide

Tours, Teaching, & Talks


Day Trips, Travel Classes, and Presentations



Shop For Items From Around The Globe

Shop with me around the world via social media. Follow me real time as I travel the globe’s marketplaces looking for indigenous items to place on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter. If you see something you gotta have, message me and I’ll pick it up.

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