A day in Salzburg

Salzburg is the perfect day trip from Munich or Vienna by train. It is a city of music, and is especially notable as being the filming location for the classic film: The Sound of Music. If you’re a fan of this movie, the city is a dream, but if you’re not a fan – there … More A day in Salzburg

St. Andrews

Hi everyone! I wanted to take some time to write a bit about St. Andrews. During my work trip to Scotland, I was able to visit this small town (about 30 miles Northeast of Edinburgh) for the day. St. Andrew’s is probably most famous for its golf course. However, even if you’re not a fan … More St. Andrews

Melrose Abbey

Hi everyone! If you’re looking for a day trip outside of Edinburgh, Melrose Abbey can be done in conjunction with Abbotsford House. The two sites are about 10 minutes apart and only an hour outside of Edinburgh! You may be wondering – what is Melrose Abbey? Once a home and a place of worship, it is … More Melrose Abbey

Abbotsford House

Hi everyone! While on a work trip in Scotland, I was able to visit the historic home of Sir Walter Scott  and I wanted to share a bit about my experience. To give you a little background, Abbotsford house was built for Scott and is about an hour outside of Edinburgh. It’s best described as … More Abbotsford House

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

Lima City Guide

The last leg of our Peruvian adventure, after Cusco & Machu Picchu, was spent in the capital – Lima. Since our bodies were a little tired from the hiking and altitude, we were ready to eat some good food and take it slow. If you only have a limited time in Lima, here are our … More Lima City Guide

Preparing for Peru

Hi everyone! Since Peru was our first trip to South America, we did a lot of preparing for this adventure. I wanted to share some insight in to what we learned and some things you should know if you are planning to go there too! Vaccines  Prior to any trip in South America, I recommend … More Preparing for Peru

Planning Machu Picchu

Hi again! After spending two days in Cusco, we traveled to our next destination: Aguas Calientes. This portion of the trip revolved around visiting a World Wonder: Machu Picchu. I want to take some time to focus on the logistics of planning this part of the trip since there were a lot of steps involved. … More Planning Machu Picchu