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Piña Colada Recipe | Cocktails to Drink in Puerto Rico

The beloved Piña Colada is a rum-based drink that originated from San Juan, Puerto Rico. It is said to be created by Ramon “Monchito” Marrero in 1954 at the Beachcombers Bar at the Caribe Hilton. It’s been an internationally known drink ever since. If you like Piña Coladas (and getting…

Caipirinha Recipe | Cocktails to Drink in Brazil

The caipirinha originated from the countryside of São Paulo state. It’s actually Brazil’s national drink. And if a country has a national drink then I know this is a place I want to visit! The caipirinha is made of cachaça, sugar, and lime. Cachaça is a distilled spirit, produced in…

Hiking Tips for Beginners

Ready to hit the trails? Hiking is a fun pastime for many and if you’re thinking of heading outside there are some things to keep in mind to make your adventure the most enjoyable. From choosing the right shoes to packing snacks, I compiled my list of hiking tips for…

Paloma Cocktail Recipe | Cocktails To Drink In Mexico

The Paloma cocktail is a Mexican classic. Some believe the Paloma was first created by Don Javier Delgado Corona, owner and bartender at La Capilla, in Tequila, Mexico. It’s possible this beloved drink dates back to the 1950s. What makes the Paloma so popular? It’s a highball drink that’s easy to…

Agua De Valencia Recipe | Cocktails To Drink In Spain

The Agua de Valencia cocktail originates from Valencia, Spain. It was first made in 1959 by Constante Gil at Café Madrid de Valencia. The cocktail can be served in pitchers then poured into individual cocktail glasses, for this recipe I’ll show you how to make a single serving and also…

Skinny Margarita Recipe | Low-Calorie Margarita

The Classic Margarita is believed to have been invented by a man named Carlos “Danny” Herrera. Herrera created the drink at Rancho La Gloria, near Tijuana, Mexico, around 1938. The Skinny Margarita’s origins on the other hand are quite unknown. Nonetheless, this “spin-off” of the Classic Margarita will have you…

Oh My! Travel Podcast

Love podcasts? Oh My! Travel Podcast is hosted by myself, Jeanine Romo (Le Wild Explorer), and produced by Martha Espinoza (my bestie). Join me and the occasional guests as we share enlightening experiences, hilarious stories, and discuss topics ranging from off-the-beaten-path destinations, resources for planning your next trip, safety in solo travel, the best rooftop bars, tasty street food, post-worthy vistas, and more. Click the icon above to learn more about the podcast!

ABOUT ME

Hi! I’m Jeanine, a girl who loves to travel and chase adventure. I will trek miles and miles to get to the top of a mountain or find a remote waterfall. But I do like to enjoy a cocktail or two at a rooftop bar. This blog is a collection of my travel tips, guides, and inspiration.