With Photo Sunday I want to share beautiful shots with a story. This week’s photo is by James. Originally from Ireland, James has spent time living in Germany, Spain, France, the United Kingdom, and South Africa. He’s currently based in Portugal, his new home. Follow him on his travel blog, Portugalist, or on Facebook or Twitter…
Just across the border with Belgium you will find Eindhoven, a city mostly known because of Philips and PSV. But for me, the city has a special meaning because I lived here for almost 4 years because of my Ph.D. With my boyfriend, I explored a lot of restaurants and we enjoyed the atmosphere and..
With Photo Sunday I want to share beautiful shots with a story. This week’s photo is by Alex. He loves travel and business and quit his desk job to travel and works for himself full time. He started a boutique digital advertising agency in Los Angeles, Intensify, with the primary goal of helping improve and grow businesses…
Because we are going to Iceland soon, I thought it would be a good idea to read some books set in Iceland. The three books that I picked are all different in topic, setting, and writing style. But I am sure that there is at least one book that will appeal to you. Burial Rites..
This road trip from Chicago to Las Vegas has some stops in beautiful National Parks like Yellowstone, Grand Teton, and Zion. But, you will also visit some lesser known places. It is a good mix of magnificent nature, wildlife, and city life. Road trip planning First of all, although I say we started in Chicago,..
With Photo Sunday I want to share beautiful shots with a story. This week’s photo is by Pierre. He is a traveler photographer & entrepreneur. He founded a booking site for photographers called KYMA . While working on this project and his photography he is actually traveling around the world with his wife Trina (@triinss ). He..
This 2.2 km (1.4 mile) hike in Dixie National Forest, Utah is not a popular one. We were the only one there at that point to hike the Vermillion Castle Trail. But, that makes it even better, I don’t like hikes where there are a lot of people. Although it is a short hike, it..
With Photo Sunday I want to share beautiful shots with a story. This week’s photo is by Laura Sellwood. She is an ordinary Brit from Essex and she just loves to travel. She has backpacked around the world for 8 months and done a lot of long weekends in Europe since. Currently, She is working a 9-5 office..
In honor of our Belgian National Holiday, I made a traditional Belgian Beer Stew with fries and a chicory salad. For beer, I used Kasteel donker, a dark Belgian quadrupel, and Rodenbach, a Flemish red-brown ale. Other dark beers that work very well are Leffe dark, Gouden Carolus Classic, and Rochefort 10. For the stew,..
Just outside of Rapid City, South Dakota, we decided to do a little hike to enjoy the beautiful nature in Black Hills National Forest. We ended up going to Buzzards Roost, where you have different options to hike or mountain bike. We went up via the Pretty vulture trail to the lookout point. The view..