Hillary Eaton

Originally appeared on TimeOut

The 20 Best Things to do in Maui

If you think a trip to Maui is all mornings at the beach and afternoons by the hotel pool (which, don’t get us wrong, is definitely some of it) think again. The second most visited of Hawaii’s islands is ripe with distinctive culture, top-notch restaurants, and some seriously otherworldly nature to make for a vacation you’ll never forget. From exploring the delicious local grindz (Hawiian slang for food) like a loco moco or shave ice to getting behind the wheel and making the epically gorgeous journey along the road to Hana or harvesting your own pristine pearl directly from the oyster, Maui’s unique offerings will seriously surprise and entice you at every turn. Pineapple wine, anyone?

Originally appeared on BRIDES

The Eco-Friendly Guide to the Ultimate Napa Weekend

Just because you want to be eco-friendly doesn’t mean you can’t have an amazing bachelorette road trip with your best ladies to celebrate the end of singledom — Especially in Napa Valley. From the latest electric cars that make it possible to drive long distances without recharging, to a growing eco-friendly wine movement, restaurants supporting local organic farmers, and no shortage of top notch spas boasting eco-friendly products, Napa Valley is the perfect place to enjoy a bit of luxury and make some wine filled memories with your best friends — all while leaving the smallest environmental footprint.

Originally appeared on The Zoe Report

5 Warm Weather Vacations Perfect For Escaping The Cold

Need a pick-me-up from post-holiday blues or just not digging the cold weather? Either way, if you’re looking for any excuse to get out of town, we totally get you. To help you beat the cold, we’ve come up with the most dream-like destinations we could find. So book a ticket for your next absolutely perfect lust-worthy vacation, grab your swimsuit and escape the chill.

Originally appeared on The Zoe Report

These 5 Hotels Are A Foodie’s Paradise

If you base your whole trip around what you’re going to be eating, then these hotels are the perfect place to stay to satisfy your foodie wanderlust. For the food obsessed these hotels are destinations worth traveling to in themselves. From delicious and rustic to isolated and quaint and even fine dining, get ready to pack your bags and your appetite!

Originally appeared on Refinery29

Everything You HAVE To Eat At Coachella (Including Some Top-Secret Menu Items!)

It’s that time of year again: Whether you’recatching up on the featured acts, finalizing your festival wardrobe, or learning how to make yourself a flower crown, Coachella is finally here, folks. And, while all of this prep is important, figuring out where you’re going to eat should be high on your list, too — especially considering the sheer number of top chefs and trendy restaurants making appearances at this year’s festival.

So, how are you to navigate through a sea of food trucks, pop-ups, and stands while making sure you don’t miss out on the best bites? That’s where we come in. Because you have so much to eat and so little time, we’ve gone through the best dishes for every meal of the day — as well as some off-menu items that our favorite chefs are whipping up exclusively for you. Click through to peek them all, and be sure to pack your appetite on the road to Indio.