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My 10 Favorite Cities in Europe (for now)

What blog doesn’t have a “best of” list? I’ve split this up into more ‘known’ cities first, and then next week I will reveal my […]

street art in amsterdam, netherlands

15 Examples of Amazing European Street Art

I was inspired for this article by a fellow travel blogger, who recently posted some great street art from Miami. Back in college I had […]

goofing around in ireland

5 Things I Miss About Travel…and 5 I Don’t!

The top travel blogger out there is unarguably Matthew Kepnes of ‘Nomadic Matt’ fame, and I recently read an article on his site that he’s […]

main square in gdansk, poland

6 Cheap AND Nice Cities in Europe

I’ve been posting a lot on Quora lately, the social media forum that acts as a question/answer repository for any topic you can think of. […]

santillana del mar, spain - a beautiful small town in Europe

7 Charming Small Towns in Europe You Must Visit

I’ve always been fascinated with small towns. I even had an idea years back of writing a coffee-table book about small towns in the US, […]

gravensteen in ghent, belgium

7 Things to Know About Belgium

Most people are just in and out of Belgium, or just ‘passing through’ on their way to Amsterdam, Germany, London or Paris. They experience the […]

spanish dancing at balboa park, san diego

A Taste of Europe in San Diego

Balboa Park is one of the main attractions in San Diego. This is where the world famous zoo is, along with numerous museums, art galleries, […]

lake annecy

Hidden Gems of Europe

So what makes a ‘hidden gem’? I figure it’s a location off the radar from people’s tourist lists, maybe a city in a country that […]

peace from paris

A Hybrid Emotion – To Travel is to Live

Feel the nerves, feel the wonder, feel the excitement… That’s how I feel in a new city…as I emerge from the train station, or ride […]

ghent street art

Travel Smart – What’s in my Backpack?

As I stuffed my backpack for a recent Spain trip I was reminded of how ritualistic travel became for me. In regards to deciding what […]

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Celebrate the New Year in Ferrara, Italy

 destinations,Italy   Feb 22, 2017   By

Fireworks have never been my favorite thing. In fact, the words disappointment and anxiety best sum up my emotions on the subject. I left Barcelona […]

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Shutter Love Sunday – Montefusco, Italy

 Italy,photography   Feb 19, 2017   By

Small towns have always been a curiosity of mine, and since starting my travel blogging adventure I often have targeted them for weekend trips over […]

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11 Thoughts About Driving in Italy

 destinations,Italy   Feb 15, 2017   By

I moved to Italy in early November, and struggled through a mundane first month with no driving options to go anywhere. Then, in mid-December, my […]

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triple bridge in ljubljana, slovenia

Moving Pictures – Ljubljana, Slovenia

 Ljubljana, Slovenia   Feb 11, 2017   By

Dancing is definitely a thing in Slovenia. This video shows an example of kolo, a type of folk dance characterized by a collective of people […]

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United Airlines Film Festival

 travel advice,wanderlust   Feb 7, 2017   By

It was too soon…moving back to Europe for not even a month before learning I’d be traveling back to the U.S. I spent the last […]

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5 Off-Beat Attractions In Rome

 Rome, Italy   Feb 1, 2017   By

When you think of Rome, you think ruins and religion. Most visitors stick to the standard list of attractions on their first trip to Rome, […]

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tower of babel painting in vienna, austria

Shutter Love Sunday – Vienna, Austria

 Vienna, Austria,photography   Jan 15, 2017   By

There are three known paintings of the ‘Tower of Babel’, by the Flemish artist Pieter Bruegel. The first one was lost in Rome, and the […]

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