What do you do when your best friend turns twenty-one? Duh. You take a road trip to Denver. After twelve long hours across four states in a Nissan Altima Coupe, we finally arrived in the Centennial State. It was my turn to drive when we crossed the New Mexico/Colorado border and I had never seen something so beautiful. We were surrounded by flat planes, with no trees … Continue reading Weekend Roadtrip To Colorful Colorado
Exploring a new country is a mix of excitement and anxiety, and most of the time, you can’t distinguish between the two. However, Costa Rica made it pretty easy to relax and just enjoy the ride. Costa Rica has no shortage of things to do between the range of volcanoes, labyrinth of rivers, and blanketing rain forests crawling with creatures, but, I found my … Continue reading Beach, Please.
A spontaneous, four-hour road trip to Florence, Italy in the bitter cold of January sounds like a good idea, right? Fortunately for me, it was. Four Italians. One American. Zero English. Well, we did have google translate, but that only goes so far. The thing I remember most about Florence was how alive it felt. It was early January, so the Christmas lights were still hanging. It … Continue reading A Day in Florence
Are you someone looking to travel? Are you on a limited budget? Are you unsure of how to get started? Let me share with you some things that may help. The thought of traveling is exciting, but for many people it is scary. It’s crossing the bridge (or ocean) to the unknown. You never know what to expect or how you will react to different … Continue reading Five Travel Tips for Beginners
Tre! Due! Uno! BUON ANNO! I wish I could say that I spent my New Year’s celebration partying the night away in a crowd of people in middle of a plaza like I had planned, but that … Continue reading New Years in Rome