Author: Becca Hensley

Headlining Honeymoons, Part 2: A Boy Bander’s Delight

  Our new honeymoon series “Headlining Honeymoons” began last week with a trip to Scottsdale, Arizona and a hotel whose celebrity guests included Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner. This week, we’re “Bringing Sexy Back” with a peak into Borgo Egnazia…

Headlining Honeymoons, Part 1: Vintage Vacation

  In our previous honeymoon series, we’ve tackled the history and picturesque views of Great Britain and brought you to the wilds of the jungle. But this new series is giving us the glitz and…

Wildlife Wonderment, Part 7: Puma Patrol

  For months, we’ve been highlighting different locations across the globe  that bring a little adventure into into a couple’s honeymoon. New Orleans Bride Magazine travel editor Becca Hensley has compiled a list that takes readers from cruising around the depths of the Amazon forest…

Honeymoon: Honeymoon Like a Headliner

Follow in the footsteps of your favorite yesteryear movie idol or modern day television (or film star) muckamuck at one of these glitterati-tested resorts. For Couples With a Penchant for Vintage Films: Hotel Valley Ho Scottsdale, Arizona Natalie Wood and…

Wildlife Wonderment, Part 6: Yellowstone Yearnings

  Our "Wildlife Wonderment" series has us making virtual visits all around the world - from China to the Amazon. But, that doesn't mean you can't have a wild adventure right here in the U.S. Included in New Orleans Bride…

Wildlife Wonderment, Part 5: Tiger Terrain

For the past few months, we’ve been highlighting New Orleans Bride Magazine travel editor Becca Hensley’s travel picks to put a little bit of the wild into your honeymoon. From visiting adorable pandas in China, to taking it down under…

Lazymoons for Lovers: Soak and Wallow

  It’s common for couples to dream up a fun, adventure-filled honeymoon full of activities. But, truth is that many couples are just exhausted once the honeymoon arrives. Months of planning and making decisions can tire a person out, and…

Anglophiles in the Isle: Part 7

Whether it be a new royal wedding, the recent release of season two of Netflix’s “The Crown,” or BBC America finally airing the second season of “Victoria,” there’s no doubt there is a buzz about Great Britain bouncing around the…

Anglophiles in the Isles: Part 6

If the love of all things British was dying down among Americans, Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle recently announcing their engagement likely reignited the affections of many people. And rightly so, Great Britain has given the world amazing literature, cultural…

Anglophiles in the Isle: Part 5

Whether it's the British monarchy or the romantic writing of Jane Austen, there is something about Great Britain that Americans love. The land is beautiful, the people are intriquing and the food is sometimes interesting; but there is always something to…

Anglophiles in the Isles: Part 4

From the shores of Northern Ireland to the lush greenery of Cornwall, Great Britain has something for everyone. New Orleanians and Anglophiles alike are sure to find the perfect getaway for their honeymoon experience.  Great Britain is host to history, romance…

Anglophiles in the Isles: Part 3

This week we are continuing our jaunt through the isles of Great Britain. From literary excellence, scenic wonders and all the glorious food and accents that fall in between, the United Kingdom is sure to have something for everyone. Travel…

Anglophiles in the Isle: Part 2

A few weeks ago, we began a new series called Anglophiles in the Isles. In the current issue of New Orleans Bride Magazine, travel editor Becca Hensley brings readers to the mountains, shores and cities of an Anglophile's dream.  Last…

Anglophiles in the Isles: Part 1

The United Kingdom is full of whimsy, romance and centuries of history. Anglophiles, lovers of the United Kingdom, flock to Great Britain for any number of reasons, but New Orleans Bride Magazine’s travel editor Becca Hensley focused on Great Britain…

Wedded to Wellness: Hopi Happiness

Honeymoon planning can be the best part of a wedding. But it's easy for couples to bring along the wrong type of baggage. Ensure your new life of wedded bliss starts on the right foot. Contributing travel editor Becca Hensley…

Wedded to Wellness: Eat, Meditate, Love

When planning your wedding, the only baggage that should come along is the luggage you've set aside for your honeymoon. Contributing travel editor for New Orleans Bride Becca Hensley believes couples should start their new life off on the right…

Wedded to Wellness: Ciao Bella

Hopefully you've been traveling along with us through the "Wedded to Wellness" series. Contributing travel editor Becca Hensley has taken readers on a journey from St. Barths to Austria and all that's in between. We've headed to India in "Say…

Wedded to Wellness: Hobbitt House

To ensure couples find the ideal honeymoon spot, tailor-made for their personalities, Let Them Eat Cake is extending our "Wedded to Wellness" series into 2017. For the Summer/Fall 2016 issue of New Orleans Bride, travel contributor Becca Hensley takes couples…

Wedded to Wellness: Arte De Vivre

In the current issue of New Orleans Bride Magazine, contributing travel editor Becca Hensley gifts readers with the perfect honeymoon spots for couples to recharge and reconnect. "Couples bring a lot of baggage to a marriage (and we aren’t talking about…

Wedded to Wellness: Wine Time

It’s pretty clear that couples don’t want to start their new life as newlyweds coming off of a stressful wedding planning period. Their newlywed baggage should consist of their honeymoon luggage and nothing else. New Orleans Bride magazine contributing travel…