A day in Florence

Florence is one of our favorite cities in Italy. While I recommend having at least a few days there, we realize that’s not always possible. If you’re staying in another part of Italy, such as Rome or Venice and plan to take a day trip here, check out this itinerary so you don’t miss a … More A day in Florence

Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle is arguably one of the most well known places to visit in Ireland. We were able to spend an entire morning exploring Blarney Castle and the surrounding gardens during our road trip through Ireland. Blarney Castle is a medieval castle in County Cork, Ireland. In the early 1200’s, the first stone fortification was … More Blarney Castle

Stonehenge

Hi again! About 2 hours outside of London lies a mysterious prehistoric monument that has fascinated people for years: Stonehenge. I was lucky enough to visit this World Heritage sight during my work trip through the UK, and I was surprised by how moving the experience was for me. To give you a little history, … More Stonehenge

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!┬áIf 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