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Dubrovnik: A “How to” Guide for First Timers

Dubrovnik: A “How to” Guide for First Timers

I used to think Venice was the most picturesque place in Europe – until I visited Dubrovnik, Croatia. Due to the popularity of Game of Thrones, Dubrovnik has become immensely popular with tourists, and it’s for good reason. Besides the fact that the city is […]

Through the Lens: Dubrovnik

Through the Lens: Dubrovnik

Pictures don’t do Dubrovnik, Croatia justice.

A Weekend Getaway to Big Sur, California

A Weekend Getaway to Big Sur, California

Five miles down a one-way dirt road, I found myself gripping the door handle so tight my fingers lost blood flow. My fear of heights put me right into panic mode upon every twist and turn driving up the mountain. Wobbling out of the car the […]

24 Hours Series: Paris

24 Hours Series: Paris

Ever hear about something for so long that when you see it in person the stories don’t compare to how amazing it actually is? For me, Paris is everything. From shopping to historic monuments, beautiful architecture and a great nightlife, Paris lives up to the […]

Venice through a Lens

Venice through a Lens

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!

Exploring Beijing: 798 Art District

Exploring Beijing: 798 Art District

Trendy coffee shops, contemporary art exhibits and a young, hipster vibe. I can’t be talking about Beijing, right? Well, get rid of all your pre-conceived notions because, while China is mostly known for its old history, the 798 Art District is bringing a new feel […]

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 […]