Happy Holidays 2018!

Hello! Taking a break from writing about my travels to wish all of you a wonderful holiday season. Whether you're staying at home, living abroad, or traveling this time of year, I hope all of you enjoy your time as the year comes to an end! I'm currently back home (aka Los Angeles, my hometown) for … Continue reading Happy Holidays 2018!


The Christmas Tag!

Season greetings! I was tagged by Kaitlin from Kaitlin Versus Le Monde to do the Christmas Tag! A current TAPIF-er in Nancy, she writes about her life teaching abroad in France and the great adventures while traveling. I enjoy reading her posts, and I recommend that you check out her blog! Since Christmas is in … Continue reading The Christmas Tag!

Destination: Toledo, Spain

Our one night in Granada was done, and so my family and I left the city with our tour group to the next and final destination in the Andalusia region of Spain. We would be visiting Toledo, which is actually not in Andalusia, but rather in the Castilla-La Mancha, otherwise located about 45 minutes to … Continue reading Destination: Toledo, Spain

Destination: Córdoba, Spain

Once our two nights in Madrid were over, my family and I took a five-day, four-night guided tour around the Andalusia region, located in the south of Spain close to the Iberian Peninsula and home to rich diversity of culture and history, especially having belonged to the Moors back when the region was under Islamic … Continue reading Destination: Córdoba, Spain

Destination: Cologne, Germany

Hallo! (fyi, that word^ was one of the two things I said while visiting Germany, the other being danke schön. Thankfully, it got me around places, and thankfully, the Germans speak English, anyway, so no room for miscommunication! Saved that for Spain, but that's another story...). During my stay in Aachen, I also made a day trip over … Continue reading Destination: Cologne, Germany