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 [...]

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 [...]

Niagara Falls and Toronto: “Yours to Discover”

Niagara Falls and Toronto: “Yours to Discover”

“Bonjour! Hello!” We crossed the Canadian border!  As most of my maternal-side of the family is from Canada, it has always been somewhere I wanted to go.  When two of our friends told us they were getting married an hour outside Toronto- we were super excited (for the wedding of course)!  We flew into Buffalo, [...]