“Do you know where…?” and Other Questions I Am Asked When I Travel

It's always a little surprising to me when I am traveling and people come up to ask me questions or directions. Have they mistaken me for a local? Do they think I look like I know a lot? I ask these questions because I almost always do not have answers for them. I have never … Continue reading “Do you know where…?” and Other Questions I Am Asked When I Travel

The First 36 Hours Are the Hardest

Before I begin this post, I want to say my trip to Europe went very well and I had a great time.  It is an experience that I am still comprehending.  I have so many great memories and so many photos.  But I feel the need to start at the very beginning, even though the … Continue reading The First 36 Hours Are the Hardest

A Peek Into the Past at the Rome Observatory

Since I have began planning my trip to Rome, I have spent countless hours staring at maps of the city discovering one site after another.  One particular point surrounded in green leaped out at me: the Rome Observatory and the Astronomical and Copernican Museum.  Beginning in childhood, I have been insatiably intrigued by space and … Continue reading A Peek Into the Past at the Rome Observatory

I’m Going to Rome and Lisbon!

I started this blog with the intention to write about my interest in travel abroad and to hopefully motivate myself to actually do it.  It is something that I have been wanting to do for so long.  Today, I'm proud to say that I just booked tickets for a two-week trip to Rome and Lisbon!! … Continue reading I’m Going to Rome and Lisbon!