Europe

3 Days in Bucharest, Romania: Plan the Perfect Itinerary
Romania | City Breaks | Europe | Wine Escapes

3 Days in Bucharest, Romania: Plan the Perfect Itinerary

I’ve been to a lot of European countries, and I’ve loved them all, but there’s something pretty magical about Bucharest…or perhaps it’s the cheap (but delicious) wine talking? I’ll be honest…I only ended up in Bucharest because getting a flight from Amman, Jordan to Tampa, Florida was downright impossible. However, a flight from Amman to…

10 Best Photo Spots in Lisbon, Portugal
Portugal | City Breaks | Europe | Photo Guides

10 Best Photo Spots in Lisbon, Portugal

From mouthwatering pastries to gorgeous tiled doors and candy colored houses, Lisbon has it all. For someone who always explores with camera in hand, Lisbon is everything I hoped it would be and more (more because of how much I loved the pastries…that was unexpected.) Moving on from my minor pastry obsession, today we’re going…

THE Italian Bucket List: Top 10 Things to do in Italy
Italy | Adventure Travel | Europe

THE Italian Bucket List: Top 10 Things to do in Italy

Italy is one of those places you want to keep coming back to forever. It’s not just a country, but an atmosphere and a lifestyle, and basically a whole bunch of wine and happiness. Whether you fall for it because of the rolling hills of the countryside, fresh pasta, or insanely gorgeous Venetian architecture, it…

12 Best Things to Know Before Visiting the Blue Lagoon in Iceland
Iceland | Adventure Travel | Europe

12 Best Things to Know Before Visiting the Blue Lagoon in Iceland

When you go to Iceland, there are a couple spots that nearly every tourist visits…the Blue Lagoon and the Golden Circle. Yes, there are better, hotter, less expensive hot springs to visit, but the Blue Lagoon is the luxurious, touristy option that has become wildly popular. The convenience of locker rooms, a restaurant, a swim-up…

Top 8 Interlaken, Switzerland Adventure Activities
Switzerland | Adventure Travel | Europe

Top 8 Interlaken, Switzerland Adventure Activities

Interlaken, Switzerland is a mecca for adventure activities in Europe. Visit and you’ll be inundated with adrenaline-pumping fun you 100% NEED to take part in. I’m a sucker for once-in-a-lifetime kind of things, so make sure you check out these top Interlaken adventure activities! 1| Paragliding Go soaring through the sky on this paragliding adventure. This…

Porto, Portugal Itinerary: The Highlights in 3 Days
Portugal | Adventure Travel | City Breaks | Europe | Wine Escapes

Porto, Portugal Itinerary: The Highlights in 3 Days

Alright friends, I’m going to save you some trouble…you should probably drop whatever you’re doing and go ahead and Google flights to Porto, Portugal. Not Lisbon, you ask? Well, Lisbon is all pretty awesome…more on that in the future, but Porto absolutely knocked my socks off. Not only is the city of Porto itself a…

10 Days in Italy: Your Perfect Itinerary
Italy | Adventure Travel | Europe

10 Days in Italy: Your Perfect Itinerary

Italy is such a beautiful country, I understand that it’s difficult trying to come up with the perfect itinerary where you see absolutely everything. So that you don’t try and see Sicily, Rome, Florence, Naples, the Amalfi Coast, Venice, Lake Como, etc. all in one trip, I put together an itinerary for 10 days in…

10 Best Photo Spots in Reykjavik: Your Guide to Iceland’s Capital
Iceland | City Breaks | Europe | Photo Guides

10 Best Photo Spots in Reykjavik: Your Guide to Iceland’s Capital

If you’re going to Iceland, chances are good it’s not to visit the city of Reykjavik…you’re going to hike, dip in hot springs, and explore the beautiful countryside. However, chances are also good that you’ll find yourself in Reykjavik for at least one day…so might as well make the most of it and discover the…

10 Must-See Highlights on Iceland’s South Coast
Iceland | Adventure Travel | Europe | Road Trips

10 Must-See Highlights on Iceland’s South Coast

If you’re looking for a destination that’s a “pinch me, is this even real” type of amazing, then look no further, my friend, Iceland is it. From the endless green hills to absolutely unreal waterfalls, I could not get enough of Iceland’s South Coast. Iceland’s South Coast continues to top traveler’s bucket lists (along with…

The Supreme Foodie’s Guide to Reykjavik, Iceland
Iceland | City Breaks | Europe

The Supreme Foodie’s Guide to Reykjavik, Iceland

I don’t know about you, but my life kind of revolves around food. When I’m traveling, this is especially the case…I love to know the country’s food specialties and the can’t-miss food hot spots. Sometimes planning goes awry and you end chowing down on a Five Guys Burger in Paris (…anyone?), but that’s ok. In…

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland’s Golden Circle
Iceland | Adventure Travel | Europe | Road Trips

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland’s Golden Circle

I am over-the-moon happy that a place like Iceland’s Golden Circle exists on this planet. Over-exaggeration? I think not…some of the landscapes really look like they belong on the moon (or maybe that’s just the Florida girl in me). For someone accustomed to white sandy beaches and flat land as far as the eye can…

How to get Fat, Drunk, and Happy in Belgium: 8 Unique Things to do in Bruges
Belgium | City Breaks | Europe

How to get Fat, Drunk, and Happy in Belgium: 8 Unique Things to do in Bruges

I was originally going to title this post “8 Awesome things to do in Bruges,” because that would have been an extremely accurate title. Then (possibly after a glass of wine), I decided to spice it up and go with how the city made me feel – fat, drunk, and oh so happy. Without further…