Pitt Stop in Valencia

Continuing to tell the story of my Spanish adventure was put on hold for a couple of weeks due to being sick and getting back into the swing of things. So, I apologize for the delay. BUT, for those whom are still interested, the next stop in my little Spanish adventure was Valencia, Spain. Now, most people don’t really put this city on their list … Continue reading Pitt Stop in Valencia

“I was backpacking across western Europe. I was just outside of Barcelona, hiking in the foothills of Mount Tibidabo…” #theresnolake: my Barcelona experience and some tips on how to travel there for cheap

I’m sure many of you are aching to hear the details of my recent Spanish and Portuguese adventure after (probably) seeing some of my Instagram photos. So, alas here it is….at least, the beginning of it. Two of my fellow English assistants and I started our adventure in Barcelona (did you get that Friends reference in the title?!) , after having slept in the Charles … Continue reading “I was backpacking across western Europe. I was just outside of Barcelona, hiking in the foothills of Mount Tibidabo…” #theresnolake: my Barcelona experience and some tips on how to travel there for cheap

New Year’s Eve in the City of Lights: the magic of equality amongst diversity

Oh Paris…. The most romantic city, this city of lights. The most enchanting city, for some. For some, Paris is a magical land where dreams come true. For some, Paris is only just a dream that they will never achieve. This is not what Paris is for me anymore. I’ve had my fill. Paris seems just like any other city for me now. I’ve gazed … Continue reading New Year’s Eve in the City of Lights: the magic of equality amongst diversity

She’s a traveler, reading a book of maps.

I had grown very weary of the ugly, plain white walls that I have come to call my home these past three and a half months. I have to continue to call these ugly, plain white walls home for the next four months. It is my way to collect maps in each city to which I travel, not only to navigate the cities but also … Continue reading She’s a traveler, reading a book of maps.