The sun sets on Porto (November, 2015) When I look back on my three months away there are a few things that stick out to me. One, I had some amazing food. Two, I fell in love with certain places simply by casually walking around with no goal or agenda. Porto just happens to be … More My Favourite Walks: Porto
Alfama – Lisbon – Portugal – November 2015 I overthink a lot of situations in life, so it’s no surprise that there are times when it comes to travel when my mind isn’t exactly at ease when making decisions. Should I go back or should I go somewhere completely new? Do I stay at the … More Going Back vs. Moving On
On some tiny bridge in Venice… It’s been 128 days since I returned home from a 80 somethin’ day trip to Europe. 128 days removed from an experience that had been on the back burner ever since I was told “You can do anything as long as you get an education”, and I took that to … More 128 Days Later
Galway Cathedral (November, 2015) Ahhhh, yes. The Galway Cathedral, surrounded by a haze during my last full day in the city. Am I sad that this is my only picture of the city? Maybe. Unlike Lisbon, where I found myself nursing hangovers/exhaustion; I found myself caught in a situation where I was rushing out to the … More Galway, Or How I Learned To Pace Myself
Oh, hey. Didn’t see you there, Bro… You are finally there. You’ve made that connection you didn’t think you would. You are about to, as Fez from That 70’s show would say “Do iiiiiit” 😉
Walking to Monserrate Palace, from Sintra… Whether you are at a resort for a relaxing stay or backpacking through another country, there is no wrong way to travel. This is something I’ve ignored for a large chunk of my life. I would hear about others vacations and I would immediately think of a better way to … More Travel: There Is No Wrong Way
Brian, our guide in Berlin (2009) While I often get tired of some of the repetitiveness that comes along with travelling, I don’t think I have ever REALLY regretted taking a walking tour. And neither should you. Here are a few reasons as to why you should at least research potential walking tours for each destination
Cinque Terre (October, 2015) In my last post, I talked about my worst mistake in 2015. In this post, I want to bring back some “positive vibes”. So here’s my best moment in 2015 (travel related).
Hohenzollern Bridge (Cologne, Germany) Travel Tip: Finish your trip somewhere foreign to you. Finish in a place where you can wake up every day excited to explore something new.
Esslingen The last time I graced this country with my presence (for more than a few nights) was in 2009. It was my first look at any country in Europe, and it was everything I hoped it would be. This time around, my hope is to see some places I missed in the first trip.