Quite honestly, before researching where I wanted to go on this trip around the world I wasn't sure where Bulgaria was. Now, I can confidently say it's one of my favorite countries. It has everything you could possibly be looking
Macedonia is not a well known country by US standards, but that should (and probably will) change soon! Rick and I spent a few days in Ohrid, an amazingly small, but lively town right by a lake. Lake Ohrid is
Lake Ohrid straddles the mountainous border between Macedonia and Albania, and is (in my opinion) one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen. The strikingly majestic mountains surround the crystal clear waters of Lake Ohrid, which boasts the title
After 11 hours on an overnight and very uncomfortable ferry from Italy, we were thrilled to finally see land ahead. Albania was our first stop on our two month journey through the Balkans, and what an incredible beginning to our
When I hear the word Italy, my mind immediately conjures up vivid images of pizza with a thick layer of cheese, romantic canals of Venice, freshly made pasta, the historical Colosseum of Rome, and of course, the picturesque Amalfi Coast
If you have ever been to the U.S. Virgin Islands (or any of the Virgin Islands, for that matter) you know they are spectacularly beautiful and incredibly relaxing – a perfect getaway from the hustle of everyday life. This summer I
We are best friends with the travel bug. Amidst busy lives we somehow always find ways to make travel a priority. Our bucket list is long and our backpacks are worn but we never let the opportunity of a trip pass us by. Follow us as we record our adventures on our way around the world.