This is a beautiful poster print that I remember from childhood. I’ve always found this comforting.
Driving through the lower Alps in summer. Driving in Switzerland, especially through the Alps is one of the most beautiful trips on earth. My eleven day road trip through five countries was my first European road trip with dogs; though my third road trip with pets in the car. For in depth advice and insight […]
Tanner in Wolfsberg, Austria on our drive home. Eleven Days of Traveling Europe with a Dog After traveling around Europe with a dog for eleven days, through five European countries I can say with authority; Europe is a dog’s world. Dogs are treated well in Europe and are welcomed nearly everywhere. I started my trip […]
Moving overseas with a pet requires organization, USDA paperwork, patience and sometimes multiple leg journeys by car and air. This is the break down of how my dog Tanner and I arrived in Budapest. Miles Driven 1,822 Rental Cars (4) Miles Flown 5,518 Flights (4) How Do The Miles Break Down? 1,140 miles, driving round […]
Each of these photos express my love of Italy. The first, the beauty of sitting at an outdoor cafe in a piazza enjoying a drink. From there I wander the streets of Rome, enjoying the beauty of the architecture and sights with my dog Tanner. Photo Credit Roevin The Vatican in Rome. Photo Credit Skeddy
I first created a collage of photos from my first 48 hours in Budapest. I found them to be too small, so I’ve added full size photos of Budapest. The tram in Budapest. Historic Budapest Sunset on Danube River, Budapest A neighborhood walk in Budapest My favorite brand of frozen pizza from Germany…score! A Budapest […]
Finding a Home in Budapest When I moved to Budapest finding a home was at the top of my list of things to do. I saw many houses, and there were a few that came out on top as my favorites. One in particular for it’s spacious living room with wrap around windows. Another for […]
Berlin is a city filled with many wonderful experiences for locals and travelers alike. My favorite Tea experience is always at the Tajikistan Tea Room, found at Am Festungsgraben 1. I can’t be in Berlin to share it with you personally so I found this excellent and quite amusing video. You’ll enjoy your visit to […]
I’m Gonna Live My Life Like A Jimmy Buffett Song By: Anthony Bjorkland I’m Gonna Live My Life Like a Jimmy Buffett Song is a fictional story. The main character is Jack, who decides a major life change is in order after a near fatal car crash. The book is the story of these often […]
I took this photo in Luneberg, Germany. The city is filled with beautiful architecture, historic cathedrals and many relaxing outdoor cafes. I recommend spending two days here on a trip through Germany.
When Things Don’t Work There are times in our lives when things don’t work. There are also times when something works for a time and then sputters to an unsatisfying ending. In those moments I advise, know when to move on. You know in your gut when a situation seems odd. If things are being […]
Tulum Maya Ruins In 1993 a friend of mine was working in Mexico. He visited the Tulum Mayan Ruins and sent me a post card. It was one of those stunning turquoise blue water shots, with one of the Tulum temples at the edge of the water. It captivated me and from that moment I […]
Today I learned about a little girl named Avery, who has spinal muscular atrophy. She was diagnosed with this when she was five months old. Her parents have created a blog called Avery’s Bucket List to share her adventures and her life with her family. The blog is written from Avery’s perspective; her parents have […]
After nearly a decade of living and traveling abroad there have been some funny moments. These are three of my memorable moments where humor was required. Poland While driving with friends from Germany to Poland I encountered one of my scariest travel moments…I was locked in a bathroom stall and couldn’t get out. The stall […]
Palermo Cathedral Crypt I usually love the unexpected moments of international travel. This time, my lack of knowledge of Italian in Sicily brought me a chilling surprise. I was on my first trip to Italy with friends when my friend Herb and I decided to spend the day exploring the city on foot. We stopped […]