Category: Europe


Amsterdam on a Budget with the I amsterdam City Card

Amsterdam on a Budget with the I amsterdam City Card

I'll come right out and say it, we had no idea what to do in Amsterdam when we decided to go. All we knew was that there were pretty canals, the infamous Red Light District, and cheap tickets from where we were currently staying in southern Spain. Unsurprisingly, a... Read more
3 Worthwhile Day Trips From Amsterdam

3 Worthwhile Day Trips From Amsterdam

We realize that public transportation is the way to go in Europe. And for good reason – it is usually reliable, generally inexpensive and widely available. However, we just can't shake our love for road trips. So, we decided to head out for a full day of... Read more
A Perfect 2 Days in Seville, Spain

A Perfect 2 Days in Seville, Spain

Multiple cities in the Andalusia area of Southern Spain are known for their amazing architecture and rich history. (These include Granada – home to the famous Alhambra palace, Cordoba and its Mezquita Mosque-Cathedral, and Seville with the Real Alcazar and iconic... Read more
A Quick Day Trip to Gibraltar from Spain

A Quick Day Trip to Gibraltar from Spain

A famous rock, views of Africa, cheeky monkeys, and an airstrip with a sidewalk going through it. That’s about all we knew of Gibraltar before our visit. And that was more than enough to pique our interest. I mean, the monkeys alone would have been enough to get us to... Read more
A Perfect Weekend in Edinburgh

A Perfect Weekend in Edinburgh

After skipping Dublin and Belfast during our whirlwind trip to Ireland (we just ran out of time and energy!), we couldn't wait to explore our first major European city. While we only had a weekend in Edinburgh, we made sure to pack it all in with miles of on-foot... Read more
Our Favorite Day Trip from Inverness: Dunrobin Castle

Our Favorite Day Trip from Inverness: Dunrobin Castle

I've dreamed of getting to see castles like Dunrobin Castle since I was a little girl (shocker, I know). Of course, I do make it a point to stop at every castle some rich person built for a random reason in middle-of-nowhere America. But it is not the same as... Read more
3 Gorgeous Waterfalls Near Inverness, Scotland

3 Gorgeous Waterfalls Near Inverness, Scotland

There is just something so breathtaking about watching water rush over a cliffside, down a mountain, or through a canyon. We have been long-time waterfall lovers and seek them out wherever we go. Usually, a quick Google search leads us to many local favorites that we... Read more
Crazy 5-Day Ireland Road Trip Recap

Crazy 5-Day Ireland Road Trip Recap

We’ve gotten strangely used to people calling us crazy. For some, it may be an insult, but for us it is an astute observation. Yep, we’re crazy. We don’t do things like other people … rarely have, and are damn sure not going to try now. So, when we told people... Read more