travel diary

Cities That Surprise: Astoria, Oregon

Astoria, Oregon, sits at the mouth of the Columbia River, smack dab between Oregon and Washington, just a few miles from the Pacific Ocean. Judging by location alone, you’d think…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 19, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Travel Diary: A Mother/Daughter Weekend At Morgan’s Rock Hacienda & Eco Lodge In San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua

I’ve always been drawn to Central American countries, thanks to the warm weather, delicious food, and picturesque beaches. Following a trip to Costa Rica for surf camp a couple years…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 19, 2013 - 11:00 am

Cities That Surprise: Chattanooga, Tennessee

Welcome to a semi-regular new travel feature on The Frisky! “Cities That Surprise” will highlight places across America (and maybe around the globe?!) that defied or exceeded our expectations, for

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 1, 2013 - 10:00 am

Travel Diary: The Long Road From Portland To Nashville

Greetings from Nashville, Tennessee! We got into town last week after a 4-day, 2300-mile road trip with everything we own crammed in the trunk of my Volkswagen Jetta. This was,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 22, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Make A Travel Scrapbook Without The Whole Scrapbooking Part

Approximately 10 years ago, my mom and I decided were going to become scrapbookers, so we went to the scrapbooking store and bought all the special paper and scissors and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 8, 2013 - 11:40 am

Travel Diary: Discovering Maui (Again)

I’ve been meaning to write about my trip to Maui for over a month now, but every time I think about it I’m overwhelmed by memories of tropical relaxation and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 5, 2013 - 10:00 am

Travel Diary: A Long, Wonderful Weekend In Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville is quite possibly the most buzzworthy town in America right now, with a new primetime drama named after it and a spate of famous residents like Taylor Swift and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 15, 2012 - 11:00 am

Travel Diary: Cheers London!

I’m spending this month traveling around Europe and documenting my adventures for The Frisky. So far I’ve said awkward things in cheese shops in Paris and braved the terrifying highways

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 4, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Travel Diary: The Dos & Don’ts Of Visiting Italy

Last week, I told you about my trip to Paris, in all its gorgeous, historic, delicious glory. This week I explored Italy with my mom and my brother Devin. My…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 26, 2011 - 11:00 am

Travel Diary: Paris, Je T’aime!

As I mentioned last week, I’m spending the month exploring Europe and I’ll be chronicling my journey for The Frisky. My boyfriend Nick and I began our trip in Paris.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 21, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Travel Diary: The Midnight Train To Montana (Part 2)

In part one of her adventure, Winona and her travel companions discover that they’re in for more than they bargained for on a mysterious trip from Portland, Oregon, to White

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 26, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Travel Diary: The Midnight Train To Montana (Part 1)

Not so long ago, my mom, my brothers, my boyfriend and I decided to go to Montana. We yearned to see the endless skies and the imposing beauty of Glacier…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 24, 2011 - 12:00 pm