10 Pride Photos from Around the World

June marks an entire month of Pride celebration for the LGBTQ community in the US. It is a time to commemorate the Stonewall Riots which took place on June 28th, 1969. Police conducted raids on gay bars in New York City, in which LGBTQ members fought back for, literally, their "pride" of their sexuality. The … Continue reading 10 Pride Photos from Around the World

Five Airplane Views (that make me miss travel)

Almost two years have passed since I've stepped on a plane, much less taken a flight. Much of the reason is due to the pandemic still going on, but it's also been due to life obligations (e.g. work, family, etc). Although I've never really cared for airplanes, i.e. they aren't my preferred mode of transport, … Continue reading Five Airplane Views (that make me miss travel)

Destination: Caudebec-en-Caux, France

Pont de Brotonne in the distance (April 2016). Thinking back to my time in Normandy, I realize that one place that is seldom-mentioned would be Caudebec-en-Caux. This small town is unassuming, but is actually notable in its location, given that it's a stop for tourists taking a cruise along the Seine River from Paris for … Continue reading Destination: Caudebec-en-Caux, France

The Outstanding Blogger Award 2

Source: Leighton Travels Hello, there! About three months ago, Leighton from Leighton Travels nominated me for "The Outstanding Blog Award," which I suppose is an award for those who are outstanding bloggers ("duh, Rebecca," you might say). But there's no question that I am an outstanding blogger-- after all, I was nominated for this, wasn't … Continue reading The Outstanding Blogger Award 2

Crazy Travel Stories #12: That One Time I Got Bed Bugs in Belgium…

Travel is a wonderful means of discovering various places in terms of their culture, food, language, people, and customs. There is a romanticized beauty of getting lost in the beauty of a town you're in, of happening upon strangers who become your friends, of reveling in a night out and waiting until it's dawn to … Continue reading Crazy Travel Stories #12: That One Time I Got Bed Bugs in Belgium…