Category: Travel

Long Walks and Wine Tasting in France

Long Walks and Wine Tasting in France

One day this summer we took a long walk, had a picnic, got lost, and had a free wine tasting in France. Simple adventures are sometimes the best ones.

A Picnic in Paris

A Picnic in Paris

A Picnic In Paris Everyone agrees that Paris is a magical place. If you don’t believe this, we can no longer be friends. The one thing that I needed to do this summer when I spent a weekend in Paris was to have a pique-nique in front […]

A Photo Worth 500 Words: Belgian Waffles in Brussels

A Photo Worth 500 Words: Belgian Waffles in Brussels

The other day, I had an idea to start a new series on this blog called A Photo Worth 500 Words.Β I have a lot of photos, especially after my summer in Europe, and have only shared a minuscule number of them with the world. And […]

My Summer in List Form

My Summer in List Form

Well, now that we’re five days into September, summer is (un)officially over. It feels like the entire thing flew by in a giant blurry cloud of adventure and confusion, yet it wasΒ very eventful. Now that I’ve caught my breath a little, here is a summary […]

The Loire Valley Chateaux (or, Finding My Inner Princess)

The Loire Valley Chateaux (or, Finding My Inner Princess)

Okay, well it’s not that far of a stretch to imagine what it would be like to be a princess, or, at the very least, a sophisticated gentleman’s daughter. I’ve always thought I was born in the wrong century. But I could never decide whether […]

New Places

New Places

Sometimes when I stop and actually think about where I am and what I’m doing right now, I just want to laugh. I’m in France, living and working here for two months. What? Really? Last winter I applied for a summer job that involves assistant […]

Five Reasons Why Study Abroad Is Awesome and Everyone Should Do It

Five Reasons Why Study Abroad Is Awesome and Everyone Should Do It

When I was a junior in college, I spent a semester studying abroad in France. I was beyond excited and extremely nervous to go. From the moment I realized that study abroad was a thing, I knew it was something I wanted to do, but […]