Category: International Travel
Serbia – Nîs, Belgrade, Novi Sad
I suppose I could say, that crossing the border went just like I imagined it would. It went a little something like this…
Bulgaria – Sofia and Rila
This year’s trip was my first adventure into Eastern Europe. After returning from two weeks in Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania, I find myself wondering why I didn’t attempt a trip to Eastern Europe earlier.
The best of the rest: Final days in Lisbon
You know that feeling of sadness that sets in when you know your vacation time in an incredible locale is about to end?
Day trips from Lisbon: Cascais and Sintra
If you’re looking for a day trip from your vacation base in Lisbon, I’d like to tell you about two easy options that are only approximately 30 minutes away from the city: Cascais and Sintra. Using Lisbon’s excellent public transportation system, hop on the subway at the nearest Metro station, ride to a stop where…
More of Lisbon
Day two in Lisbon I started to feel unwell. (Catch day one here). You know, just that typical congested head, coughing kind of cold virus that everyone succumbs to in the fall and winter. Not one to miss out on sightseeing, I headed out anyway. Today’s plan was literally to get lost wandering the Alfama…
Day One in Beautiful Lisbon
Paris, you’ll always be my favorite European city, but (cover your ears), Lisbon comes in a very close second.
Interested in climbing ancient pyramids? How about learning more about human sacrifice? You can do both at the UNESCO heritage site of Teotihuacán.
Ciudad de México
If you’ve been contemplating a trip to Mexico City….Go! It’s a wonderful city with friendly people, great food, charming neighborhoods, and amazing museums.
Ecuador – Beyond the Galapagos
Ecuador is more than just the Galapagos Islands…
Archipiélago de Colón (or the Galapagos Islands)
Christopher Columbus sure gets a lot of credit for places he’s never been. And while Columbus didn’t actually make it to the Galapagos Islands, you can.