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! 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

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