Weekend in Madrid

A Warm Weekend In Madrid

Although it wasn’t planned, the end of January has found me, you’ve guessed it, away from home. Specifically, in Madrid. While I’ve been to Spain many times, I hadn’t visited its capital before. Even though a weekend trip doesn’t sound…

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Weekend trip in Madrid

The Good And Bad Of Weekend Trips

In my 2017 recap, I’ve mentioned that last year was my best for travel, with 20 trips and 80 days traveled. Some people have wondered how was this possible while working a regular 9 to 5 job. The answer is…

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You Should Never Visit Venice

What else can be said by Venice, a city that is visited by millions of tourists every year, where in summer, the canals get more crowded than American stores on black Friday or a Romanian Lidl when there’s a flash…

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A Relaxing Weekend In Puglia, Italy

It was a casual Friday night, working hard on my blog…. Ah, who am I kidding? I was having a glass of wine and half-watching Netflix on one screen, half-scrolling through Facebook on the other, when I saw a picture…

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A Weekend in Valencia With Kids

A Weekend In Valencia…With Kids

I recently spent a long weekend in Valencia, enjoying the sun and revisiting the city I hadn’t seen in five years. I always love going back to Sp…..hold on! Regular readers and the eagle eyed among you may have wondered…

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Wandering In Budapest (Part 1)

(First of all, I’d like to apologize for my lack of posts lately, I’ll blame it on the Romanian protests and the winter blues, which have made it almost impossible to focus on anything else…) When Tegan & Sara announced…

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Out of the 100 towers Bologna had in the Middle Ages, only 20 remain today.

The Remarkable Towers of Bologna

“We’re going to see the tallest tower in Bologna,” I told my cousins as we were leaving the hotel on the first day. Bologna is known for many things, the world’s oldest university, the mouthwatering cuisine (all that lasagna and…

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