Christie is an engineer by education but a traveller by inspiration. She is originally from the beaches & sun of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands but is now living along the skylines of the Hudson River in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Christie started SunshineandSkylines.com to share her love for travel and culture. The site features all of her favorite places around the world and has some (hopefully!) useful tips for planning your next trip.
Hi Travelers! I am looking for suggestions for my visit to Stockholm, Sweden in February 2015. I am planning a long weekend (Thursday - Monday). I would love any ideas you have on places to stay/ best locations. I am looking for reasonably priced, yet still with a boutique... See More
Hi Shant- not to be overly obvious, but by far the most useful app I use while traveling is google maps. Some people don't realize that you can download maps of cities for use offline. Even in offline mode, the phones compass locator will still be able to pinpoint exactly... See More
Hi Brendan - not sure if you are interested in diving but if so, definitely go to Koh Tao! Originally, I planned on staying on Koh Samui and signing up with a Samui based dive company. I am so glad I did not do it this way. Koh Samui... See More
Hi Clement, if you are in the LA area, I highly recommend you visiting Venice Beach and walk along Abbot Kinney Blvd. This blog post has all the info you need- it is such a cool city, and quite close to LA. Abbot Kinney is one... See More
Hi Aina - check out my post for itinerary suggestions for your time frame! 3 Day or 1 Day Angkor Wat Pass? How to Plan Your Stay in Siem Reap: Considering we had five days in Siem Reap, this was not a difficult decision for us. But, for those of you that have... See More