Madrid City Guide

Hi everyone! We are working on adding some places to our City Guide portfolio, and Madrid is a place we’ve visited a few times so we thought we would share our favorite things! As you know, Spain holds a special place in our hearts since living there for 2 years. Madrid was actually the first … More Madrid City Guide

Barcelona City Guide

Hi everyone! Recently I’ve been working on some City Guides for some different places we know well. Barcelona is somewhere that Mark and I have both visited a few times, but never actually been together. It has a lot to offer a traveler: beautiful beaches, mesmerizing architecture and bustling streets. Barcelona is one of those … More Barcelona City Guide

Florence City Guide

Hi again! After my time in the French Riviera, my euro work trip took me to Italy. Although I’ve shared a post previously about my time in Florence, I wanted to create a helpful guide of must-see things while visiting this Renaissance city. Galleria d’Accademia When you’re in Florence, if you only plan on visiting … 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

Krka National Park

Hello again! While spending some time in Split, we were able to take a day trip to Krka National Park. This was our second National Park trip in Croatia (we visited Plitvice Lakes while staying in Zadar) but this time was even more exciting because we were able to swim in the crystal clear water. … More Krka National Park

Split

Hello again! It’s time to talk about the second stop on our Croatian road-trip: the city of Split! This is the largest city on the Dalmatian coast and the 2nd largest in Croatia. It’s known for it’s long promenade along the harbor, stunning islands off the coast and a Roman palace downtown. Upon arriving by … More Split