Lifting Anchors was not only inspired by my first major travel experience. I have never left North America for 22 years and now I have discovered a love for traveling, exploring new places. I am trying new things, stepping out of my comfort zone, and “lifting my anchor.”

Welcome to my blog, a place where I can express myself and share my experiences, one storyteller to another. Think of it as an online journal for my adventures.


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Why I Will Never Forget Positano, Italy

I stood at the foot of the bus, thinking about what my had parents told me…“Don’t go anywhere without Krysta.” We had been pretty good about staying together throughout the trip, but when a chance came to visit the Amalfi Coast I had to go. Driving down the winding roads just wasn’t an option for … Continue reading Why I Will Never Forget Positano, Italy

Best National Parks to Discover in Canada

Imagine hiking through the woods, the scent of pine in the air; or staring at snow-covered mountains reflected off clear, turquoise waters– nature at its finest. Out of all the countries in the world, Canada is ranked one of the most beautiful. To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, all National Parks are free to visit. Below … Continue reading Best National Parks to Discover in Canada

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