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dalmatian coast - a great european trip in april

12 European Trip Ideas – One For Each Month

 destinations,eurotrip   May 18, 2017    By

Timing is everything. People often ask the question, when should you go somewhere? Travel books tell you the ‘must-see’ time for every European city is anytime between May and September. The truth is, not everyone gets to travel those months. People visit Europe during off-peak times for many reasons…e.g. job, school, family situation, etc. I’ve […]

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bratislava, slovakia - a city you can skip in europe

11 Cities In Europe You Can Skip

 destinations,eurotrip,wanderlust   May 7, 2017    By

I wrote a blog that will piss some people off, but honesty is the best policy when it comes to travel advice. I’ve listed cities that, if I won a free trip to, I would probably still visit while hiding my disdain. I live in Europe and love it here, so I would literally travel […]

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street music in madrid, spain

My Favorite Street Music In Europe

 eurotrip,street performance   Apr 26, 2017    By

“If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.” – Albert Einstein As someone who flirted with music before settling on science, I can relate with the quote above. I have my brother […]

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cute dog in arras, france

5 ‘Best In Show’ Winners – Dogs Of Europe

 best of europe,dogs   Apr 22, 2017    By

“You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us.” – Robert Louis Stevenson I love dogs. I grew up without one, as my mom was fearful of them and therefore I was too. It wasn’t until my late-20’s that I met a Tibetan Spaniel […]

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puppet show in salerno, italy

Moving Pictures – Salerno, Italy

 Italy   Apr 19, 2017    By

Afraid of clowns? You and many other people. Coulrophobics (yes that’s a real word) everywhere watched the recent trailer for ‘IT’ and collectively quivered. I can’t laugh at this phobia, as I have a similar one for puppets, which makes me a pupaphobe…again, a real word. Pinocchio freaked me out as a kid, and watching […]

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italian restaurant in montemarano, italy

Antico Casale – An Italian Hidden Gem For Foodies

 Italy,restaurant   Apr 12, 2017    By

“You can’t just eat good food. You’ve got to talk about it too. And you’ve got to talk about it to somebody who understands that kind of food.” – Kurt Vonnegut So here I am talking about food. This isn’t so much a restaurant review as it is a love letter. Nestled in the hills […]

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dogs on dalmatian coast, croatia

Shutter Love Sunday – Omis, Croatia

 Croatia,photography   Apr 9, 2017    By

I must be excited about my upcoming Croatia trip if I’m going through pictures from two years ago. Around Easter 2015 we did a road trip along the Dalmatian coast from Dubrovnik to Zadar. I took this picture at a beach in Omis, as proof that even the dogs are friendly in Croatia. In May […]

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