Europe

Planning on visiting the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam? Here are some useful tips and everything you need to know about buying Anne Frank House tickets.

Anne Frank House Tickets: How To Buy & What To Know

The Anne Frank House is one of the most visited monuments in Amsterdam and for a good reason. The museum is a sobering and eye-opening experience that allows you a small glimpse into what life must have been like for Anne and her family during Hitler’s reign of terror. Being that the Anne Frank House […]

Antwerp is vibrant, bursting with culture and should be a must-see stop on your trip to Belgium. Here's how to make the most out of 10 hours in Antwerp.

How To Spend 7 Hours in Antwerp

Antwerp is sometimes overlooked and bypassed for the more popular Belgian cities like Brussels and Bruges. Antwerp holds all the charm and culture that the other cities have, but with significantly less tourists. Whether you have a couple days or a couple hours, you won’t be disappointed with a stop to explore Antwerp. It’s an easily walkable […]

Craving a delicious, piping hot slice of pizza in Spain's capital? You can find some of the best, affordable pizza in Madrid at Ópera Pizza.

Ópera Pizza: The Best Spot for Pizza in Madrid

Pequeña tres quesos pizza, por favor. Translation: small three cheese pizza, please. I used this phrase a lot during the month I lived in Madrid. Ópera Pizza quickly became my favorite spot for pizza in Madrid. It’s conveniently located right near the Ópera metro stop or about a 5 minute walk from Puerta del Sol (the center of Madrid). The restaurant has […]

Barcelona is home to delicious food, rich culture, incredible architecture and plentiful vantage points for the best views of Barcelona.

4 Spots for the Best Views of Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Spain and for a good reason, it’s a cultural, art, and foodie’s dream destination. There’s no shortage of delicious food, rich architecture, vibrant culture, and plentiful vantage points for some of the best views of Barcelona. You can’t miss stopping by one of the many locations around the […]

Visiting the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam

Visiting the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam

The Anne Frank House was at the top of my must-see list for our trip to Amsterdam. I’ve always had an interest in this period of history and having visited the Dachau Concentration Camp in Germany several years ago, I knew I couldn’t pass up a chance to learn more about Anne’s life and powerful story (read […]

Bintje & Zoet

The Best Spot to Eat French Fries in France

Two things.. One. I know, I know, I know, French fries aren’t actually French… they’re Belgian. BUT, Sant and I traveled through the Netherlands, Belgium and France and we tried the fries in almost every city we visited and the best fries we came across were in France. Although this particular shop is a Belgian Friterie (fry […]

Watching the Sunset from the Templo de Debod in Madrid

Watching the Sunset at the Templo de Debod in Madrid

Who would have thought there would be an ancient Egyptian temple right smack dab in the middle of Spain’s capital, Madrid? I definitely didn’t. I stumbled across the Templo de Debod (Temple of Debod in English) while I was studying abroad in Madrid a couple years ago and it quickly became one of my favorite […]

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

This year has been quite the year of travel for me. I traveled to 3 new countries, more than 10 new cities and had countless new adventures. Having a full-time job and only being able to travel part-time has its limitations, but I believe in making the most of the time I have and traveling at […]

A Look Inside Warner Bros. Studio London - The Making of Harry Potter

A Look Inside Warner Bros. Studio London – The Making of Harry Potter

Have you ever wished you could head behind-the-scenes of the Harry Potter film series? Now you can! Get an inside look at the Making of Harry Potter at Warner Bros. Studio London. I had really been avoiding writing about our tour of Warner Bros. Studio London because how could I possibly put into words the […]