Day of the Dead: Dia De Los Muertos

Have you ever thought about the people you’ve passed in your life; on the streets or in a car? People who you’ve glanced at…

Escape to the Algarve Peninsula

With many of the country’s safest and loveliest beaches, and a year round nice climate, it is not surprising that the Algarve is Portugal’s…

Outsider: A story of survival

The worst thing in life is not being alone, but being surrounded by people who make me feel like I am an outsider is even…

Cuisine of Portugal: Taste It!

Once a powerful seafaring kingdom that dominated the merchant routes to Africa, South America and the Orient, Portugal today is a friendly, low-key place…

Prague: A True Foodie Paradise

Have you ever thought Czech food was only good for soaking up beer? Think again. A recent culinary revival has put the country firmly…

Munich’s Marienplatz: A German Dream

If there’s such a thing as the German dream, Munich’s Marienplatz embodies it. Germany’s third largest city often tops surveys as the world’s most livable city, and it’s…

Croatia: Visit the European Pearl

Croatia has arrived to reclaim its place as the pearl of Europe! I have always heard good things about Croatia, and when I finally…

Find your Iceland

How much further and how much colder could it have been, I wondered. Well, Iceland was the answer to that question. I did not…

Travel as a local, not a Tourist

Returning from a recent trip to a stunning off-the-beaten path island called Palau, I discovered the significance of what it means to become a…

Chiang Mai, Thailand: Best “Bang-for-Your-Buck” Destination

Chiang Mai, Thailand: Life here is easy, convenient, and what’s more you can afford to really enjoy it, not to mention you meet so many…