• Belfast International Wall 2
    Travel

    Locating The Troubles Today: A Bit of Context

    Many of you are probably unaware that I studied abroad in Belfast, Northern Ireland during the spring semester of 2014. I specifically studied Northern Irish history, including The Troubles. I fell in love with…

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    Cuisine

    Munching on Taiwanese Delights at BAO: A Review

    Location: London, United Kingdom Cuisine: Taiwanese   I am thrilled to discuss one of my favourite London restaurants: BAO. The establishment has two restaurants, one in Soho and one in Fitzrovia. The Soho location…

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    Travel

    Barri Gótic: A Walking Tour

    My first trip to Barcelona back in September 2015 was filled with so much excitement that I could barely handle both the trip and starting a travel blog. I was overwhelmed by all my…

  • Itineraries

    4-Day Itinerary for Amsterdam

    CLICK THE PICTURE ABOVE OR HERE TO START PLANNING YOUR AMSTERDAM ADVENTURE TODAY WITH A TEMPLATE! Day 1 Either arrive the night before or early in the morning. First stop is the Van Gogh Museum. Next…

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    Travel

    Marvellous Marylebone: A Love Story

    Oh, my beloved Marylebone. After Victor and I moved from South West London to North West London we had the opportunity to rediscover London with new eyes. Just 15 minutes away from my place…

  • Grimaldi's NYC 2
    Cuisine

    Restaurant Review: Grimaldi’s Pizzeria

    Location: New York City, NY, USA Cuisine: Italian    Like many Italian and Italian-influenced places, New York City is undergoing a pizza war. Sure, there are traditional pizza places that have been there since…

  • Travel

    Borough: The South Side of the Thames

    Admittedly, most of the well-known places in London lie north of the River Thames. For whatever reason, the southern part of almost every city I know always has a different feel than the northern…

  • Reflections

    Seasonal Digest: Autumn 2017

    Flights: 8Countries: 2Beds: 6 Wow, what an incredible season autumn was! September was all about breaking out of my summertime laziness. Victor and I got back into the swing of things by exploring more…