Traveling Nine to Fiver

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Welcome to the Traveling Nine to Fiver

Join me as I try and find a balance between exploring the world and being a nine to five professional. You'll find stories of weekend adventures, day trips and mishaps that take place along the way.

A Little About Me


Welcome, I'm Megan. I grew up in Southern California but now call Sacramento home. From nine to five I work in politics but my evenings and weekend are spent exploring everything Northern California has to offer and beyond. Whether at home or on the road I'm searching for the best of the best in activities, food and wine.

Recent Adventures

Experience Perth, Australia In 72 Hours

Experience Perth, Australia In 72 Hours

Apr 25, 2017 | No Comments

Perth, Australia is one of those towns which has it all. It is blessed with a trifecta of prime coastline, astonishing riverfront and a rich wine culture which permeates every pore of the city. It’s nearer Melbourne then, let’s say Bali and it’s only two time zones away from the east coast of Australia. Perth […]

Can’t Miss Places To Eat in Maui, Hawaii

Can’t Miss Places To Eat in Maui, Hawaii

Apr 21, 2017 | No Comments

There are so many things to enjoy when you’re exploring Maui. From the natural beauty to the outdoor adventures, it’s easy to stay busy. But one thing you can’t miss while on the island is exploring all the great places to eat in Maui. On the island, you’ll find some of the freshest seafood, delicious […]

Five Historic Jazz Festivals to Visit This Summer

Five Historic Jazz Festivals to Visit This Summer

Apr 18, 2017 | One Comment

Feature Photo: Ryan Bonneau Jazz, an American musical art form, is best enjoyed live. Luckily for us, there are over a hundred jazz festivals each year in the United States, with more occurring around the world in such places as Montreal, Jamaica, Spain, and Ukraine. If you enjoy music, a weekend spent listening to jazz, […]

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