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

8 Free or Cheap Interesting Things To Do In Detroit

8 Free or Cheap Interesting Things To Do In Detroit

May 19, 2017 | No Comments

I’ve grown up visiting Detroit almost every year and while I’ve had a chance to see bits and pieces of the city and metro area it’s only been in the past few years that I’ve started to explore all that the city has to offer. There are countless things to do in Detroit and that’s […]

A Journey to Belize & Tips For Your Adventure

A Journey to Belize & Tips For Your Adventure

May 16, 2017 | No Comments

Belize, formerly known as British Honduras, is an independent country located just off the coast of Central America. The country is located between Guatemala to the west and Mexico to the north. The mainland’s approximately 180 miles long and 68 miles wide. In other words, Belize is a beautiful country filled with endless attractions for […]

Exploring Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Exploring Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

May 12, 2017 | No Comments

Whether you’re heading over for just a long weekend or a few weeks you’ll want to include exploring Old San Juan on your itinerary. Just a two and a half hour flight from Orlando you’ll step into another world, without even having the leave the country. Puerto Rico is a beautiful getaway filled with culture, history, […]

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