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

England

A Road Trip Through 5000 Years of British History

"ROAD TRIP! SPRENG BUHREAK!" is what Dan and I say to each other in our most bro-like-college-age-Americans-going-on- spring-break-type voices when we get to travel together by car. "ROAD TRIP!", "ROAD TRIP!" Isn't it nice to have someone to be weird with?! This is how we started our 3-day adventure at 6 am in the morning… Continue reading A Road Trip Through 5000 Years of British History

Italy · Random Anecdotes That May or May Not be Interesting

Partial to the Prisoners.

David. We've all seen pictures of him, read about him in our history textbooks, and some of us may have even got the chance to marvel at the 14 ft marble statue in person. The statue is well known across the globe, and for a good reason, but what I want to know is why I've never… Continue reading Partial to the Prisoners.