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

Cusco

Hi everyone! Back in April we were able to cross a new country (and new continent) off our list. After plans for a February trip to Copenhagen got thwarted, we set our eyes on something much bigger: South America! Machu Picchu had been on our minds for some time, so we thought – why not? … More Cusco

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

Zurich

Hi again! The final leg of our Switzerland trip took us to Zurich. Even though this city felt much bigger than Lucerne, it was still filled with plenty of Swiss charm. A lot of our time in Zurich revolved around soccer, or as our European counterparts call it, football. Not only is it home to … More Zurich

Lucerne

Hi everyone! Now that we’ve shared the start of our Swiss adventure in Interlaken, it’s time to talk about our second destination: Lucerne. Lucerne is a short 2 hour train from Interlaken and about a 1 hour train ride from Zurich (the nearest airport). It’s known for it’s old town and stunning views of Lake … More Lucerne

Interlaken

Hi everyone! Switzerland has been one of our dream trips for a while, and this past summer we were able to visit a few destinations there. Our first leg of the journey was spent in Interlaken for 3 nights. This small town is at the foot of the alps and known for being a great … More Interlaken

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 10 must-see things while visiting this Renaissance city. 1.Galleria d’Accademia When you’re in Florence, if you only plan on … More Florence City Guide

de Nîmes

Hi everyone! Another quaint place I was able to visit on my work trip was the French city of Nîmes. If you remember correctly from my previous post about some medieval sites, the Pont du Gard aqueduct provided water for Nîmes for many years. The aqueduct isn’t the only bit of Roman history you can … More de Nîmes