Spain

Gallivanting in Spain: First Stop, Barcelona

As I sat down to write this post a question popped into my head. Why did I choose to go to Spain for three weeks and not any of the other easy to get to countries in Europe... I could have easily gone to many other cheap-to-fly-to cities on my travel list. With this thought… Continue reading Gallivanting in Spain: First Stop, Barcelona

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Random Anecdotes That May or May Not be Interesting

Too Scary to Make Friends

One of my #1 Travel Annoyances is when people "travel" but they go to places like Starbucks or McDonalds. C'mon people... you are supposed to be TRAVELLING, you know, experiences NEW things, trying NEW food & drink. Not experiencing America but on different coordinates. But yet today, here I am in a Starbucks, in the seaside… Continue reading Too Scary to Make Friends

France

Chateau Brandeau, two weeks spent on a vineyard in South West France

A Very Long Intro "Sorry, I  missed my train. I'll be catching the next one at 20:00 and will arrive at 20:50," I texted the stranger who would be picking me up from the station. "No worries! C u then." A polite and short response from Julien, the vineyard owner whose  profile I found online using… Continue reading Chateau Brandeau, two weeks spent on a vineyard in South West France