Road-trip to Charleston and Myrtle Beach

Road-trip to Charleston and Myrtle Beach

Day 1 On our first morning of the road trip we woke up early to start our 6 hour drive from Florida to Charleston, South Carolina. Our first planned stop was to visit the Angel Oak, which is about 30 minutes outside of Charleston. This is thought to be one of the oldest things in [...]

How to spend a long weekend in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

How to spend a long weekend in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

As a huge history nerd I had always wanted to visit America's first nation’s capital city. So much of our history began in Philadelphia, including the signing of the Declaration of Independence, so I was eager to visit. Finally one autumn, I booked us flights and we spent a long weekend in the "City of [...]

Mediterranean Meandering: 4-Day Mediterranean Cruise

Mediterranean Meandering: 4-Day Mediterranean Cruise

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.”-Gustave Flaubert Our Italy and Spain tour continued! On our last morning in Rome we walked to the Campo De’ Fiori market near the Piazza Navona where you can purchase produce, flowers, spices, and souvenirs to bring home. At the edge [...]

How to Spend 3-Days in Naples, Italy

How to Spend 3-Days in Naples, Italy

Streets of Napoli “Rome is stately and impressive; Florence is all beauty and enchantment; Genoa is picturesque; Venice is a dream city; but Naples is simply – fascinating.”-Lilian Whiting We started our Two week Mediterranean Vacation in Naples, Italy where we stayed for three nights, before making our way to Rome. Our first impression of Naples, came [...]

Mediterranean Meandering: Itinerary for Two Weeks in Italy and Spain

Mediterranean Meandering: Itinerary for Two Weeks in Italy and Spain

“Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.”- Pat Conroy What better way to bring in another year of life than to spend two weeks exploring Italy and Spain with your best friend? Seriously, [...]