Three Days in Barcelona

Three Days in Barcelona

Barcelona! Such a beautiful horizon. Like a jewel in the sun.– Freddie Mercury, from the song “Barcelona” We ended our two week Mediterranean vacation in Barcelona after a stay in Naples, Rome, and a Mediterranean Cruise. We thoroughly enjoyed every city we visited and cannot wait to return to experience more of Italy and Spain. Day [...]

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, [...]

Northern France: 4-5 Day Itinerary to/from Paris

Northern France: 4-5 Day Itinerary to/from Paris

If you plan to spend some time in Paris, I would encourage you to rent a car and spend some time in the countryside. There are so many beautiful cities you can visit, we stayed near Mont St. Michel and Bayeux which were two great choices. Mont St. Michel is located near several really interesting [...]

Road Trip through Northern France: Mont St. Michel, Normandy, Bayeux, and more!

Road Trip through Northern France: Mont St. Michel, Normandy, Bayeux, and more!

One of the first really big nomadic trips I planned was our two-week road trip through the northern part of France where we stayed in four different locations (two in Paris). I learned a lot while planning this trip, however, this was nothing compared to the planning that went into the two-week trip through the [...]

Three Action-packed Days in London

Three Action-packed Days in London

"By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show."Samuel L. Jackson The three days we spent in London were so fun and filled with fantastic food, great sights and history, amazing architecture, and too many fun memories to put down on paper- or even remember for that matter! My [...]