Places to Visit on Your West Coast Road Trip 13

The West Coast of the United States is a region that’s ideal for a good road trip. There are so many wonderful roads along the coast, and there’s a fantastic range of places to visit, too. Whether you want to enjoy sensational views, vibrant cities, or relax in some of […]


Foods of Tuscany: What to eat in one of Italy’s best loved regions 1

Add to Flipboard Magazine. Foods of Tuscany We all know that Tuscany is famous for its wine.  Italy consistently tops the global wine production charts, producing 4,796,600 tonnes of the stuff every year.  And a huge chunk of that comes from Chianti: an area located between the cities of Florence and Siena, […]


The Best Family Road Trips 6

Road trips have to be one of the greatest travel concepts of all time – an opportunity to explore numerous destinations, and undertake a variety of activities, during a single, epic vacation across the country or continent. The family road trip is perhaps the most revered of all vacations, enabling […]


The Natural Attractions of Asturias and Cantabria 21

When most people think about taking a vacation in Spain, then the first thing to come to their mind will be the beaches of the islands and the south coast, but the truth is that the north coast has just as much to offer visitors. Asturias and Cantabria are two […]


7 Tips for Being a Tourist in Your Home City 19

Add to Flipboard Magazine. My parents recently came to visit me in San Francisco. It was their first time seeing the city, so I wanted to show them all that it has to offer. I enjoyed touring the city and surrounding area with them because it made me realize how […]

7 Tips for Being a Tourist in Your Home City

4 Historical Towers with Incredible Views of Tuscany 28

Add to Flipboard Magazine. One of the first things I do when I arrive in a new city is head to its highest point, whether that be a hilltop or a tower.  I like to admire my surroundings from above in order to familiarise myself with the place I’ll be […]


Hanging out in Sassi di Matera, UNESCO World Heritage Site 11

Add to Flipboard Magazine. Sassi di Matera Sassi di Matera, a Unesco World Heritage Site is one of the first human settlements in Italy. It was almost abandoned in the 50’s when the government forcefully relocated many inhabitants to the developing modern city. Many returned years later and today the […]

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My Grandmother’s Guide to Newfoundland 16

Add to Flipboard Magazine. Ah, Grandma’s house. A place where kisses were mandatory, tea was properly steeped, and the freezer was always stocked with frozen treats. Since our TV at home only had one station if you balanced the bunny ears properly (I’m not complaining – I grew up outside!), […]


Life is Going Really Well…. And it’s Totally Stressing Me Out. 23

Add to Flipboard Magazine. In the past year, I’ve made it to ten new countries during two separate trips to Europe. I settled into my first “big girl” apartment that is home to just me and my dog; I’ve started making enough money that I no longer struggle between paychecks […]


Beyond Skyscrapers and Shopping: Chicago’s Lincoln Park 9

Add to Flipboard Magazine. The Windy City is pretty famous for a few things: deep-dish pizza, Magnificent Mile shopping, the Sears Tower, and some serious professional sports teams. When imagining the Midwest’s biggest city, most people probably picture the most stereotypical and iconic views of the riverside, skyscrapers, and the pizza […]


Things to do in Verona 9

Add to Flipboard Magazine. Verona, a town known worldwide as the home of Romeo and Juliet has cashed in on the fictional characters from Shakespeare’s love story. The town is filled with tourists doing the pilgrimage to the Casa di Giulietta, Giulietta’s tomb and other spots that may have been […]

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A weekend visit to Lloret de Mar in Spain

A weekend visit to Lloret de Mar in Spain 14

Add to Flipboard Magazine. The year I lived in Spain was one of the best years of my life. Why? It was so easy to travel all over Europe! The best thing about Spain itself was that I didn’t even have to travel out of the country to experience exotic […]