Why I won’t hire someone to plan the honeymoon

Okay. Let’s be frank here. The minute you mention the word “wedding” or “honeymoon” prices automatically soar. It just seems that they go up and up and up. I mean, all you literally have to do is type in “honeymoon packages” into Google or Yahoo and an entire list, endless pages of various vacation and…

8 Ways to Know You Have Become Culturally Portuguese

Espresso is your thing. Okay, so I know the saying, when in Rome, do as the Romans do. Well, what about when in Portugal? In Lisbon? Portugal may very well give Italy a run for their money when it comes to coffee and espresso. Portugal is a close neck behind in the way that they…

Time Management Abroad

I get it. It’s easy to get so overwhelmed when traveling and traveling abroad. At this point as a seasoned traveler, I still get so overwhelmed. Especially when traveling to large cities. I get so flustered and overwhelmed by the tall buildings, the business of the cities, all of the activity and action. Their is…

You Need to Hear This

This video was sent to me the other day, and nothing resonated with me more. It is so true, so pure, so real. And it is certainly something that I battle with every day. I want you to read, listen to and truly understand and absorb each word that is said here. Think about it….

Why I Will Never Visit Iceland Again

Okay, I get it. This might not be the most popular point of view. However, based on my experience, it is my point of view. I have no desire whatsoever to return to Iceland. Sure, the pictures are amazing, and it seems like an ideal place to go if you are into nature, want to…