12 Reasons Why Portugal is Stupidly Beautiful (and You Should Totally Never Ever Go)

Portugal is gratingly beautiful, and here’s why you should definitely never ever go. 1. The Beaches I mean, come on… Do I really have to put this in the list? You know, right?? You know. Nothing to see here, folks. Keep moving. 2. The Mountains, the Views, and the Waterfalls You might know about Portugal’s … More 12 Reasons Why Portugal is Stupidly Beautiful (and You Should Totally Never Ever Go)

3 European Museums that You Should See Before You Die

Usually, I find museums a bit… boring. I’ve been traveling long-term for the last three years, and believe me when I say, I’ve seen a lot of museums. A lot of museums… It’s gotten to the point that I avoid museums unless they’re free or I’m really, really bored. But with that said, there are … More 3 European Museums that You Should See Before You Die

Getting Really Lost in a Village of 500 People: Moravské Prusy, Czech Republic

The year I lived in Prague, I jotted down an experience that I had in village called Moravské Prusy with a good friend of mine. I saved the article to my computer and then forgot all about it until I reread the tale the other day and took a trip down memory lane. Read on … More Getting Really Lost in a Village of 500 People: Moravské Prusy, Czech Republic

There’s more than Prague in the Czech Republic : 5 Must-See Day Trips

If you have a few days in Prague, why limit yourself? Get out of the city and see what other wonders the Czech Republic has to offer. Here are 5 must-see day trips from the famous capital. #1. Pilsen What to do: Pilsen (Plzeň) was named 2015 Capital of European Culture and with good reason. … More There’s more than Prague in the Czech Republic : 5 Must-See Day Trips

Missed Connections

If there is one thing that I’ve learned from traveling and living abroad, it’s that you can’t count on anything working out as planned. Last weekend I was flying home to O’Hare after being away from home for almost a year. My flight schedule was to take off from Prague at 9 in the morning, … More Missed Connections