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Category: Europe

DIY LONDON DAYTRIPS

I don’t think I’ll ever tire of London. It’s one of those cities I can return to over and over and love it more with each visit. Yet, despite how much I love London, I do enjoy a break from the city. The following ten daytrips from…

TOP 20 BUCKET LIST PLACES IN THE NEXT TEN YEARS

Every so often, I try to convince myself that staying grounded is a good thing. I then tell myself that I’ve seen enough of the world and now I should live a more “settled” life. But then…something happens. I’ll see a picture on Instagram or Pinterest and…

SPAIN: FIVE PLACES TO SEE FLAMENCO

I believe that in a former life, I was a flamenco dance. I was graceful, beautiful, and held the stares of my adoring fans. Now, this may sound silly but the bad back I currently have is enough evidence to prove that I must have been incredible! Well, maybe not…

TINTAGEL CASTLE: A PHOTO JOURNEY

Steeped in legend and intrigue, Tintagel Castle is a worthy bucket list site on the northeast coast of Cornwall, England. Tintagel Castle is the fabled birthplace of King Arthur. Whether you choose to believe the tales or not, a visit to Tintagel is well worth the effort to get there…

IRELAND’S CLIFFS OF MOHER: A QUICK GUIDE

What measures 215 meters high and 8 kilometers long? What is so spectacular that thousands of visitors gaze upon it daily? Why, it’s the Cliffs of Moher on the western coast of Ireland! Located in County Clare, the Cliffs of Moher are considered by many as one of the…

IRELAND: TEN TIPS FOR DRIVING THE EMERALD ISLE

Driving in Ireland seems to be on everyone’s bucket list, and for very good reason. To say that Ireland is beautiful is an understatement. It is far better to say that Ireland is spectacular. If given the chance, I would be there now. After several trips, we have found…

ICELAND – ENCOUNTER THE ICELANDIC HORSES

It was live at first sight! A love like this is bound to last a lifetime. You know the feeling… the tingling excitement, the accelerated heart rate. The signs were all there. Who or what am I talking about? Well, it’s the Icelandic horse, of course! The Icelandic horse…

A PHOTO JOURNEY THROUGH SOUTHERN ICELAND

  Iceland is stunning! Iceland is one of those places that seem to be on everyone’s bucket list and for good reason. This Arctic Island is surreal. After traveling to numerous countries and countless cities, Iceland was one of those places that always seemed to be out of reach…

ICELAND’S THINGVELLIR NATIONAL PARK – A GUIDE

Located 23 km from Reykjavik, Thingvellir (Þingvellir) National Park of Iceland is Iceland’s most important historical site. Named a Unesco Heritage Site in 2004, Thingvellir is a place of vivid beauty surrounded by Earth-moving tectonic plates and glacier waterfalls. If you’re a fan of Game of Thrones…

VISIT SANTORINI: DREAMS CAN COME TRUE

When you mention Greece to anyone, the first image that comes to mind for most people is whitewashed churches topped by blue-domes overlooking the Aegean Sea. Without a doubt, Santorini remains the undisputed winner of the most beautiful island in the world award. Because of this, Santorini is crowded…