Category: Europe

Where to Stay in Barcelona

Where to Stay in Barcelona

People’s ideas of the best place to stay are as varied as their ideas on the best food or the best music. There are many factors that affect one’s choice. When we were deciding where to stay in Barcelona, we had to look for a […]

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

3 days in Barcelona with kids in tow. What do you do? Here is our list + a free printable.

Wednesday Postcard: Triesenberg, Liechtenstein

Wednesday Postcard: Triesenberg, Liechtenstein

Visiting Trisesnberg, Liechtenstein, was one of the highlights of our time in Europe during 2014.

Wednesday Postcard: Varenna, Italy

Wednesday Postcard: Varenna, Italy

Today we’re sending you a postcard from a fantastically beautiful corner of the world: Varenna, Italy. We drove our rented Fiat Panda 4×4 onto a ferry and motored across Lake Como. Little Turtle slept through the whole thing, quite content in his car seat. We […]

Wednesday Postcard: Eze, France

Wednesday Postcard: Eze, France

Hello from Eze, France! Holy cow, Eze is a beautiful little town! It’s tiny, but really neat, situated up high in the hills with an amazing old village to stroll around. Check out the view of the Cote d’Azur from the Exotic Garden! The only […]

Visiting Kazan: Russia’s Third City

Visiting Kazan: Russia’s Third City

Kazan If you’re a FIFA fan, you know that Russia hosted the 2018 World Cup. The games were held in eleven cities, including Moscow and St. Petersburg. Those big cities are deservedly renowned for their significance, and they are the places most folks visiting Russia go. […]

Alpine Russia: The Caucasus

Alpine Russia: The Caucasus

Everyone knows about Russia. It’s a massive country with the kind of climate that would freeze fire, if that were possible. You probably know Jenia originally hails from Russia. When I, Shon, was offered a teaching job there in 2015, I took it, thinking it […]