Europe

Through The Lens: Venice

Through The Lens: Venice

Some places are too pretty for words, and Venice is one of them. You can click on the pictures to enlarge them if you really want to feel like you’re there. Enjoy! Through the lens: Venice

24 Hours Series: Florence

24 Hours Series: Florence

One of the greatest parts of my job is the ability to travel to foreign places on a whim. The downfall, however, is that I often have to take these adventures in one day. So how do you spend 24 hours in a place like […]

A Girl’s Guide to Oktoberfest: What to Wear

A Girl’s Guide to Oktoberfest: What to Wear

I love Oktoberfest. I could say one million positive things about it (but I’ll save that for another post). However, when searching the internet for tips for girls, there was only a handful of useful advice. So, here are some quick tips if you’re a girl […]

10 Munich Day Trips to Try

10 Munich Day Trips to Try

Whether you are in town for Oktoberfest and need a break or you’re visiting Munich and want to see what lies outside the city, there are a bunch of Munich day trips that you can take to see more of Germany. Visit the Neuschwanstein Castle […]

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

A Romantic Escape to Tuscany

Many claim that Paris or Venice are the most romantic cities in Europe, but from rolling vineyards to private castles, the Tuscany region deserves a mention. A Romantic Escape to Tuscany While wrapping up my first season in Italy, our coach told us we could […]

24 Hours Series: Berlin

24 Hours Series: Berlin

Happy holidays everyone! I’m writing this from 30,000 feet up in the air as I return back to Italy from Chicago. Most of the time on long trips, I’ve taken the easy way out and knock myself out for anywhere from eight to 13 hours […]

24 Hours Series: Rome

24 Hours Series: Rome

Let me begin by saying everyone should visit Rome. It’s beautiful, it’s rich in history, and it definitely deserves more than one day. But, sometimes, that’s all you got! On a recent day off, friends were visiting and naturally, Rome was on the bucket list. […]

24 Hours Series: London

24 Hours Series: London

Just a hop, skip and a jump across the pond, I had never had the chance to get to the UK when I was in America. However, not terribly far from Venice, I decided to finally make the trip to London on my day off! […]

Prost: An Oktoberfest Overview

Prost: An Oktoberfest Overview

Prost! I went into Oktoberfest with New Year’s Eve expectations. You know – it’s been so hyped up that the night ultimately can’t meet expectations and you wind up disappointed in a corner with no one to kiss at midnight? Just like that! I had […]

24 Hours Series: Salzburg

24 Hours Series: Salzburg

Confession: I didn’t do Salzburg right. Friends and I decided to drive from Munich to Vienna and make a pit stop in Salzburg. After hitting traffic and taking backroads through Germany (which was actually the best thing that could’ve happened!), we arrived in Salzburg a […]