Tagged with Europe

IRELAND | Dublin, Kilkenny, Wicklow

IRELAND | Dublin, Kilkenny, Wicklow

Ireland is beautiful, even in the rain. Shoot, it’s beautiful because of the rain, right? In October, a friend and I were on our way to tour Morocco and we found it best to book our trans-Atlantic flight from the USA roundtrip to Dublin. Then we flew roundtrip Dublin/Marrakesh on Ryanair. This gave us the … Continue reading

Ancient Athens & Incomparable Islands | Greece

Ancient Athens & Incomparable Islands | Greece

GREECE JUNE 2017 I began planning my Greek odyssey the same way I do all my trips, with a healthy dose of research (that and a confirmed reservation to a yoga retreat)!  Internet blogs and websites, friends who’ve been and travel guides are my go-tos.  Here’s a basic strategy for planning. ++++++++++ When you have … Continue reading

4 Days in the Land of Fire & Ice – Iceland

4 Days in the Land of Fire & Ice – Iceland

WOW.  True it’s the name of the Icelandic airline, offering wonderfully inexpensive passage from North America to Europe.  It’s also the first word that came to mind when driving toward Reykjavik.  Iceland’s volcanic landscape appears lunar, other-worldly.  It’s oddly beautiful.  Because all flights are routed through Reykjavik, WOW allows you to book a free stop-over … Continue reading

RTW in 50 Days – TURKEY, Istanbul

RTW in 50 Days – TURKEY, Istanbul

USA | FIJI | NEW ZEALAND | AUSTRALIA | SINGAPORE | THAILAND | EGYPT | ITALY | TURKEY | USA Like all the others, I began writing this post during our time in country.  Also like many posts before, it wasn’t possible to publish it while I was there.  Sometimes we were too busy living … Continue reading