Tag Archives: Western Europe

2 Magical Days in Lake Como: The Best Things to See & Do

Without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places on earth, so beautiful that it reminds me of spectacular scenery of Middle Earth, is Lake Como. I seriously pine about returning to Lake Como. I pine for Lake Como … maybe once a week? Haha. For example, my memories of magical Como transport me to […]

4 Days in Dublin: Itinerary for Ireland’s Capital

traveling to dublin ireland alone to see oscar wilde

Most of us know Dublin as Ireland’s fun-loving, youthful, and vibrant capital city. Dublin’s an especially fun place for travelers who have Irish heritage and want to learn about their families’ histories, as well as avid readers who’ve fallen in love with authors such as Oscar Wilde and Bram Stoker.  Furthermore, Dublin is a very […]

5 Days in Madrid: The Ultimate City Itinerary

5 days in madrid means seeing lots of great views

Madrid was one of those European capitals that intrigued me on a personal level. Not only are there plenty of direct flights from New Jersey, making Madrid super accessible for me, but this city is also particularly well-known for its world-class art museums. And everyone knows that I adore art museums. After all, the Metropolitan […]

Solo Travel in Edinburgh: How to Independently Discover A City You’ll Truly Love

solo travel in edinburgh on a sunny day

On my first solo trip ever, I had no idea what to except. I didn’t know if reading about solo travel on dreamy blogs would match up with reality, but it was too late to turn the plane around to Newark. Instead I landed at Edinburgh airport with knots in my stomach. The customs officer […]

10 Days in Scotland: The Ultimate Itinerary

ready to enjoy 10 days in scotland

No place on earth steals my heart quite like Scotland does, which is why I prominently feature this gorgeous green country on my blog. I believe that no amount of time in Scotland is ever, ever enough. Scotland’s wonders are endless. You’ll always discover another crumbling scenic castle, hidden loch nestled among emerald-colored mountains, and […]