If Reykjavik, Iceland isn't on your radar, it should be. This STUNNING capital city is home to some of the best food, the nicest people, and the coolest adventures and you are making a big mistake (Big! HUGE!!) if you aren't adding Iceland to your bucket list. I hopped on a redeye for a four-day … Continue reading Roaming in Reykjavik All By Myself, Pt. 1: What I Did
I think I deleted my opening sentences like 10 times because there aren't actual words to describe the beauty and culture that comes with a trip to Barcelona. Bear with me here y'all... During our Eurotrip, my friend and I just HAD to hit up Spain and Barcelona was on both of our bucket lists, … Continue reading Barcelona’s Best: Gaudi, Cava, and Tapas – Oh My!
If you've talked to anyone who has gone to Amsterdam, you've probably gathered a few assumptions about this Netherlands hotspot. And they're probably all pretty true. A few days in Amsterdam was packed with gorgeous canal views, tasty crepes, a crazy trip down to the Red Light District, a few history lessons, and of course, … Continue reading Amsterdam…It’s Exactly What You Might Expect. And It’s Awesome.
"Why did you go to Oslo??" For some reason, that was a super common question my friend and I got when we booked our trip. The answer? It was a cheap flight to get to Europe and we had other plans for our European adventure. And guess what? That cheap flight resulted in an incredible … Continue reading OslOMG: What to See In Norway’s Capital
What do you do when you've got a spare 24 hours during your European getaway? That's easy - head to Brussels! Accessible by nearly any train in central Europe, Brussels is a haven for gorgeous architecture, incredible food, and some of the nicest folks you'll encounter on your travels. Oh, and a statue of a … Continue reading Breaking Belgium
I know, I know, it's been a while...I've been a jetsetting fool this month and just haven't had time to sit down and blog! Now that I'm back into the swing of things, take a look at some of the coolest things to do and see in some of the most popular European cities, starting with … Continue reading Kayaking and Cliff Jumping in Croatia
"Um...WHY did you go to Russia?" The short answer--it was an uber-cheap round trip flight from Chicago to St. Petersburg (around $500). The long answer--it was an uber-cheap round trip flight from Chicago to St. Petersburg and one of the coolest cities I've ever seen and I'd do it again in a heartbeat and I … Continue reading That Time I Drank a Moscow Mule IN Russia
This past fall, I was lucky enough to spend two nights in beautiful Prague and I'm fairly certain that city changed my life forever. Planning a trip to Europe? Absolutely positively take at least a day trip to Prague...you will not regret the experience. I was flying solo on this part of my Eurotrip, but … Continue reading Czech It Out: Tips for Travel to Prague