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
Ok hold up, my blog on Barcelona made it seem like travel is all rainbows, sunshine, and pink marshmallows especially with that cheesey intro...Please allow me to diverge just a bit to tell you about an unwelcomed lasting impression that happened on my very first night. So there I was, fresh off the plane but exhausted… Continue reading Hot Boxing in Barcelona
Dan and I went on this trip a few weeks ago now but I finally found some time to write today. However, it is under quite unfortunate circumstances... You can read "Too Scary to Make Friends" if you are curious. But anyways, I'm delighted to be able to share my wonderful experience in Austria with you! Austria… Continue reading 10 days in Austria
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
***I've finally found some time to write and I'm thumbimg away on a tablet from a hostel in Munich. The thumbimg is proving very difficult, please excuse typos. A few weeks ago, wow time has flown, Dan and I had a 4 day trip in the Lake District. This region and national park is known… Continue reading Four Days in the Lake District
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
"Bordeaux? Wait, I thought you were in London?" There I was at home two weeks ago in London, still in bed at 9 am (which is late for me), and I had come to the conclusion that I was feeling a bit bored. Sad I know. London is an incredible city but one can only… Continue reading A Weekend in Bordeaux, France.