How to Spend 48 Hours in Spain’s Capital City: Madrid

Madrid is a city that knows how to live.  The streets are alive at midnight, three AM, five AM and seven AM with friends hanging out at restaurants and cafes, chatting in front of bars and strolling the streets.  There are markets for the thrifty, museums for the artsy, cafes and restaurants for the foodies and clubs for the … More How to Spend 48 Hours in Spain’s Capital City: Madrid

I went to Barcelona one weekend and now I’m an expert. THIS is how to Spend 72 hours in Barcelona, Spain.

Ok, I lied.  I’ve been to Barcelona a few more times than just one weekend, but once you visit, you too will be back.  Barcelona has been in the news recently for being the epicenter of the Catalonian movement for independence from the rest of Spain.  When you visit, you will get a sense of … More I went to Barcelona one weekend and now I’m an expert. THIS is how to Spend 72 hours in Barcelona, Spain.

Driving the Champagne Route in France

Champagne is serious business in France and can only come from the very distinct Champagne region in the north of the country; everything else can be called sparkling wine, cava, prosecco, sekt, ect.  The most spectacular part of the harvest in this region is the 18th Century tradition of manually picking the crops and hand spinning the bottles still remains today. There are … More Driving the Champagne Route in France

Views: Budapest, Hungary

Budapest is a gem of a city in the North-central region of Hungary.  It is painfully photogenic, so this post is extra full of ivy-laced doors and windows, elaborate castles and sweeping views.  What ever brings you to Budapest there is something for everyone to enjoy including history, architecture, nightlife and gastronomy.  My personal favorite aspect of … More Views: Budapest, Hungary