amsterdam, europe, netherlands

15 Hours in Amsterdam

Even though Paris and Scotland are our scheduled destinations on this trip, I found a sneaky way to sqeeze one more country onto the itinerary. The flight from Paris to Edinburgh is only about 2 hours but for some reason most of the journeys come with extremely long layovers. Layovers…

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Sunsets on the Seine

Our mission in Paris was to relax and just “be” in the city. I had visions of us sitting in cafés, and wandering around with no sense of time. However as soon as we touched down, an unintentional fire under lit under our asses and we hit the ground running….

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Monet’s Garden: A Day Trip to Giverny

Since we’d been to Paris before, we decided to shake things up a bit and take a day trip to explore a little more of this beautiful country.    Claude Monet’s house and garden is located in the picturesque village of Giverny, and it is perfection. Words simply cannot describe…

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Rosé with a View

Nick and I have been wanting to do a Paris/Scotland trip for years but I kept getting distracted by cheaper, jungly destinations. Earlier this month, I received a fare alert for $750 round trip tickets to Paris (in the summer!) and it was finally a done deal. After a long…

Asia, koh chang, thailand

Lonely Beach | Koh Chang

We chose Koh Chang as the last destination of our trip because it’s semi-close to Bangkok and we read that it is one of the last cheap Thai islands. Spending the past few days here has been a perfect last chapter to our adventure. I’m not a huge fan of…

Asia, eco travel, koh chang, thailand

Cliff Cottage

It took us 7 hours, a taxi ride, a bus ride, another taxi, a ferry and one more taxi to reach our hostel in Koh Chang.. but the journey was worth it. I’m am currently writing from the deck of our tent, on top of a cliff, overlooking this view….

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The other night, as we were out listening to the melodic tunes of our favorite Thai cover band, my bathing suit top was being stolen from the laundry line on our hostel patio. This is annoying for two reasons: #1 it was Victoria’s Secret and it was my favorite,...
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