Brunch in Paris: Rose Bakery

The unmarked, simple entrance is easy to pass but luckily your nose will guide you to the delicious smells of the freshly baked goodies Rose Bakery. This French-Anglo restaurant’s minimalist design is the perfect to setting to enjoy the scrumptious brunch or a fresh salad for lunch. The owner, Rose Carranini, has succeeded in her […]

12 Hours in Lucca, Italy

Originally I had planned to have a day in Lucca; however, life had other plans that involved me turning Go Fish into a drinking game with a warm beer at a train station in the middle of nowhere. Good times, but only leaving me with limited time in the awesome city of Lucca. So once […]

Where to get the best view in Seville

Seville ranks among my favorite cities to visit in Spain. Sun, tapas, history, young crowd, and a great bar scene makes for a perfect holiday. Whenever visiting a new place, I always look for something to climb. Spectacular city views is definitely always on the to-do list for me. Fortunately, Seville is home for the world’s […]

Enjoying Fall in Paris

We have officially hit cold weather in Paris. The days are shorter and it is dark before I leave work. All of the brown and golden leaves are clinging to their last days on the trees. I had been in denial, but finally succumbed to the season and pulled out my winter gear. I now […]

Paris Food Truck: Le Camion Qui Fume

  I finally did it. I ate at Le Camion Qui Fume. The food truck phenomena has been on the scene only a short time in Paris but is exploding. It has been on my to-do list since learning about it. Why now? The night it decided to be 4°C in Paris? Well, because I […]

Finding the Fairytale: Volendam

I am a self-proclaimed Nederlandophile (we are going to pretend this is a real term). I am seriously obsessed with Holland and all things Dutch. I am one of those strange people who even like the language that seems like they are constantly clearing their throat. I find it charming even. Last year, I was […]