Travelly Picture: Turia Fountain in Valencia, Spain

Valencia had been very high on my list for years before we arrived for a couple nights a couple years ago. The word on the street was that it was “laid back and chill” compared to its famous Catalan neighbor Barcelona, and that’s definitely true. It’s funny, because when we look back at our travels, […]

Drinking In Europe: Witkap Pater Stimulo

I like to drink things. I especially like drinking things from countries called Belgium, Germany, and the Czech Republic. And In this series which I’ve creatively named Drinking In Europe, I drink something from one of these places or their neighbors and then write about it.  There’s these things called Trappist beers, ok? These are beers […]

Fun Festivals in Europe I’d Really Like to Go to One Day

Crazy celebrations populate every page of the European calendar, and going to as many of these fun festivals in Europe as I can is really high on my travel to-do list. Fun festivals in Europe like The Running of the Bulls, La Tomatina, and my beloved Oktoberfest may garner the boldest headlines and biggest crowds, […]

Drinking In Europe: Hoegaarden Forbidden Fruit

I like to drink things. I especially like drinking things from countries called Belgium, Germany, and the Czech Republic. And In this series which I’ve creatively named Drinking In Europe, I drink something from one of these places or their neighbors and then write about it. The town of Hoegaarden, Belgium was a hub of citrusy and sunny […]