One of the greatest love stories of all time. On my first trip to Italy, we left Florence and made a pit stop in Verona en route to Austria. Verona lures thousands of romantics every year because it sets the stage for Shakespeare’s famous drama about star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet. Even though Romeo and Juliet were […]
“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” The Sacred Heart Basilica of Montmartre, or Sacre-Coeur, is a major landmark in Paris. Montmartre is one of the most historic and interesting neighborhoods in Paris; with the Basilica of Sacre-Coeur situated on the crest of the hill this is one area of Paris you don’t want to miss. […]
The Roman Colosseum is a three tier amphitheater in the center of Rome, Italy and is considered one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and engineering. The Colosseum is one of Rome’s most popular tourist attractions and is located just east of the Roman Forum. The Colosseum is one of the largest amphitheaters in the world […]
The Eiffel Tower, one of the most well-known monuments in the world is a must-see when traveling to Paris, France. The Eiffel Tower stands at over 1,000 feet tall and there are three different levels for visitors to see panoramic views of the city. In my opinion, the best views of Paris are from the […]
Have you ever been to the Leaning Tower of Pisa? What was your favorite part?
Cobblestone streets, cozy cafes, and towering cathedrals. Toledo is known as the “city of the three cultures” because Christians, Arabs, and Jews lived there together for centuries. The city is surrounded on three sides by a bend in the Tagus River and two medieval walls on the fourth side. Toledo’s close proximity to Madrid (1 […]
My tour guide in Paris told us that if you were to view every piece of art in the Louvre for 30 seconds from open to close with no breaks for food, bathroom, etc. It would take over 3 months to see everything. WOW. As one of the worlds largest museums, the Louvre holds around […]
The Neuschwanstein Castle in southwest Germany. The castle is beautiful and you can hike up above the castle and get awesome pictures of the whole castle. If you’re in the area, it is definitely worth a stop!