• Monterosso, Italy | 5 Tips for hiking in the Cinque Terre
    Italy

    5 Tips for Trekking in Cinque Terre

    We love to hike, so the Cinque Terre was paradise. Fun trails with fairly easy trekking provide sweeping views of the deep blue Ligurian sea and tiny pastel villages perfectly nestled into cliffs. While we researched…

    September 15, 2016
  • The Best Pastel De Nata in Lisbon at Manteigaria
    Portugal

    The Best Pastel de Nata in Lisbon

    Since my first visit to Lisbon last October, I’ve been trying to find something that came close to the pastel de nata, the traditional Portuguese egg tart, at Pastéis de Belém. One of the…

    August 11, 2016
  • King's College at University of Cambridge, England
    England

    The 5 Best Cambridge Colleges to Explore

    When you try to explain the University of Cambridge’s college system to people from the U.S., they usually get a confused look on their face. Most Americans are used to a system where the…

    August 2, 2016
  • We've been nominated for a Liebster Award!
    Europe

    Liebster Award – No Man Before

    We’ve been nominated for a Liebster Award! If you’re not sure what that is, don’t worry, we weren’t either. Liebster means dearest in German, and the Liebster Award is a great way for fellow bloggers to show…

    July 28, 2016
  • We were only in Florence for a day, so we focused on the must sees. We stuck to the Ds (the David and the Duomo), the Gs (Giotto's bell tower and gelato) and the Ps (Michelangelo Piazza and pizza).
    Italy

    12 Hours in Florence

    We were only in Florence for a day, just a quick stop after our time in the Cinque Terre. It’s such an incredible city with a massively deep history to breeze through in a day. Luckily, this was…

    July 8, 2016
  • France

    Trekking in Provence: Sainte-Victoire Mountain

    Sainte-Victoire mountain is where Cézanne received inspiration for many of his landscapes and where Picasso is thought to have reached peak creativity. Though my artistic expression while trekking didn’t quite reach the level of these impressionist masters,…

    July 3, 2016