“It is one of the most hauntingly beautiful places in the world, the history is fascinating, the men are handsome and the whisky is delicious. But don’t eat the macaroni pies.” – J.K. Rowling In the late afternoon of a Thursday, M and I hopped into a cab headed for the Baden Baden airport in… Read More Scotland – Rugby, Nessie, and Kilts
A few months ago I was asked to contribute a chapter to an anthology of incredible women who have overcome and pursued! I wrote my chapter on my experience moving to France. I discuss what I was feeling prior to the move, the experience of moving, and the incredible lessons I have learned while living… Read More You Can! – Ever Wonder What it is Like to Move Abroad?
A lot of things happen when you get engaged. You are rushed with questions and overwhelmed with the options available when it comes to planning a wedding. But one of the first things many people do is plan engagement photos. M and I have been engaged for about 7 months now. Unfortunately, due to things… Read More Engagement Photos in Strasbourg
Traveling to Stockholm Traveling from Rovaniemi to Stockholm is no easy feat. We first woke up in Rovaniemi Finland, at 4:30AM. Quickly packed our bags and went to the lobby to wait for our taxi. The City Hotel was lovely, to begin with, but what we really appreciated was something we had never enjoyed at… Read More Stockholm, Sweden – Food Glorious Food, Ships From The 1600’s, And So Much Travel
Day 1 We woke up on our night train feeling refreshed. We were also pleasantly surprised by the snow-covered trees and mounds of ice that sped past our window. Once our train arrived at the station we took a taxi to our hotel. It was only 5 minutes away but it was so chilly (well… Read More Rovaniemi, Finland – The Northern Lights, Ice Fishing, And Husky Sledding
Day 1 Our shipped docked in Helsinki, Finland, around 10:00AM. After packing up our stuff, we de-docked and headed for our hotel to drop off our bags. Neither one of us got much sleep so it was going to be a long day. After dropping off our suitcases we headed for the city center. Helsinki… Read More Helsinki, Finland – The Old Market Hall, Soup, And Soo Much Starbucks
Day 1 We left our Copenhagen Airbnb at 7:30AM and headed for the train station. About 5 hours later we were still on our train but we were at a complete stop. Apparently, the Stockholm train station we were traveling through had some electrical issues. So all trains going in the area were stalled and… Read More Oslo, Norway – Viking Ships, Fireworks, and Swanky Cruise Ships