Trips Archive

Apple Picking: From Orchard to Table

Apple picking to me has always seemed to be a quintessential autumn activity in New England. Despite my twenty five summers in Maine, apple picking was

Maine’s Acadia National Park

The East Coast of the United States is covered with breathtaking natural wonders along its historic, winding coastline. The union of the cold Atlantic and sharp

Lovely London

“The weather can be very unpredictable! So pack for the beach and for skiing.” This was the sound advice I received from my British friend, Greg,

Alcalá de Henares: The City of Cervantes

Spring is fast approaching in Madrid as the weather is quickly heating up and the flowers are blooming! I absolutely love spring and all the photo

Hiking in Spain: El Bosque

Every now and again, it’s so reviving to step into nature after months of living in a busy city with stuffy metros and crowds of people. During

A Controversial Visit: The Valley of the Fallen

If a dictator ruled your country for decades, was responsible for thousands of civilian deaths and befriended infamous 20th century leaders such as Hitler…would you agree with the

Picturesque Porto

I think Portugal is one of the most underrated countries in the world…at least out of the countries I’ve visited. It has a rich history, beautiful

Ancestry in Edinburgh

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Ever since my parents told me I was 1/2 French, 1/4 Norwegian, and 1/4 Scottish, my bucket list included visits to France, Norway,

Hiking in Spain: Valle de la Barranca

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Yesterday Javi and I decided to escape the bustling city for some fresh Sierra de la Guadarrama mountain air. We took

5 Easy Day Trips From Madrid

If you look at a map of Spain, you’ll notice that Madrid lies smack dab in the middle of the Iberian Peninsula. This is not only

6 Free Things To Do in Paris Under 26

Paris is most definitely not the cheapest city to travel in, but you can make the most of it while you are still considered a “student”

A Parisian Spring Break

Spring break proved to be another eventful trip this year! Javi and I planned to go to Paris back in November so we could buy the