Rome City Guide

Deemed the eternal city, Rome’s Ancient past is alive and well today. Stand where gladiators once fought to the death inside the Colosseum, make a wish in the Trevi Fountain and catch a glimpse of the Pope in Vatican City. … More Rome City Guide

Madrid City Guide

As you know, Spain holds a special place in our hearts since living there for 2 years. Madrid was actually the first place I ever visited in Spain so it was my introduction to the country. As the capital of Spain, Madrid offers plenty of historic and beautiful sights to visit. Check out our top … More Madrid City Guide

Barcelona City Guide

Barcelona is somewhere that Mark and I have both visited a few times, but never actually together! It has a lot to offer a traveler: beautiful beaches, mesmerizing architecture and bustling streets. Barcelona is one of those cities where old world meets new world and the outcome is breathtaking! Here is a list of our … More Barcelona City Guide

Florence City Guide

Galleria d’Accademia When you’re in Florence, if you only plan on visiting one museum, make it the Galleria. It’s small, only takes 1-2 hours to visit and is home to one of the world’s most famous masterpieces: The David statue. It is worth it to purchase in advance, rather than spend 2-3 hours waiting in … More Florence City Guide

Montserrat Abbey

Hey everyone! Now that I’ve shared some fun things about Gaudí’s Barcelona, I wanted to share with you a hidden gem outside of the city that’s worth a visit. Montserrat is a abbey hidden high in the mountains outside Barcelona. In a previous post, I mentioned that both Mark & I went to Saint Anselm … More Montserrat Abbey

Gaudí’s Barcelona

Hey everyone! I know I’ve already shared with you some insight to Barcelona in an older post, but upon visiting a second time, I’ve decided to focus on one very important aspect of the city: Antoni Gaudí. Everywhere you turn in this city you can feel Gaudí’s presence.   When visiting Barcelona in July, I was … More Gaudí’s Barcelona

Dubrovnik

Hi there! It’s time we share our last post from our Croatian journey. Exactly one year ago we were on a plane to Zadar where we started our week long trip along the coast of Croatia. Dubrovnik was our final stop and did not disappoint. There are so many things that make this city an … More Dubrovnik

Lokrum

Hey there again! While staying in Dubrovnik, we made a point to take a day trip to the Island of Lokrum. The island of Lokrum is off the coast of Dubrovnik. It is currently uninhabited, though receives many visitors throughout the day. There is a ferry that can bring you to the island from Dubrovnik’s … More Lokrum

Kotor

Hey everyone! Believe it or not we are still working on sharing some stories from our Croatia trip but we’re nearing the end. After departing Split, we headed South to Dubrovnik. Before we dive into that magical city, we wanted to share somethings about a side-trip we took while there. One place on our list … More Kotor