Japan Rail Pass

Making the Most of your JR East Pass

For those who have been, or even planned to visit Japan I’m sure you’ve heard of the Japan Rail Pass. For those of you who are thinking of visiting Japan…

Bridge over the Ebro, San Vicente de la Sonsierra

Northern Spain Road Trip: 2 Week Itinerary

Northern Spain Road Trip Like many tourists, our first taste of Spain was Madrid.  We spent about two weeks there in the spring, but since we were mostly working, we…

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Genealogy Travel: Climbing the Family Tree in Alsace

What is Genealogy Travel? If you’re a regular visitor to this site, you probably love travel. Have you ever heard of genealogy travel? Ever thought of traveling with the goal of…

Food for Thought PS I'm On My Way

Food for Thought with P.S. I’m On My Way

Lately I’ve been craving Asam Laksa. That spicy, sour, fishy tamarindy combination takes me straight back to Southeast Asia and I dream of eating it in Penang one day. Food…

Pulpo a la gallega

Spanish Food: Discover a New World of Flavors

Our Introduction to Spanish Food When you think of Spanish cuisine, what comes to mind? Paella? Gazpacho? Tortilla Española? Sangria? We already had some favorites among classics like these, but…

Jaimie Lannister's Buckle

Game of Thrones Exhibition: European Tour 2015

Game of Thrones fans are anxiously awaiting April, when the show returns for its sixth season. During this time between the end of the last season in mid-June and the…

Panda Girl, Seville, Spain

Street Art: 2015 Year in Review

Street Art Survey 2015 Our 2015 was filled with opportunities to discover and explore new and interesting places.  We were lucky enough to spend about six months in Europe doing…

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Year in Review: Top Travel Photos of 2015

Our not-so-normal flow: work intensely, save, and then take some time for extended personal travel, was disrupted in 2015 as we thoroughly combined work and downtime. This year’s work contract…

Road Trip Italy

Road Trip: Milan to Pisa

Traveling by train is one of our favorite ways to get from place to place. Looking out the window with no responsibility to watch the road or follow directions gives…

Widemouth Bay

Road Trip: South West England

A Road Trip through South West England To be honest, our road trip through South West England was a bit of a whirlwind. There was so much we wanted to see and…