Top Five Things to do in Montreal

As a belated birthday present to myself, I planned a solo trip to Montreal in mid October. I had never been to Canada, and read extensively online about the museums, food, and culture before my trip. My weekend getaway was everything I had hoped for, and after experiencing things first hand I came up with…

Exploring Old Town in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik may not be on everyone’s travel list, but it should be. Croatia is a beautiful country on the Amalfi coast of the Adriatic Sea, with red roof tops, warm weather, beaches, and sapphire waters. Europeans have long known of Croatia as a vacation destination, but it’s taken longer for Americans to discover its charm….

Top 5 Things to Buy in Santorini, Greece

Santorini is no ordinary island.  The minute you see it you know it’s something special. Once you get to Santorini and are able to walk the narrow streets and see shop after shop of beautiful items, you may be overwhelmed in figuring out what to buy!  I’ve narrowed it down for you here on the…

Exploring Venice in Half a Day

My aunt Louise and I recently got back from our latest vacation together to Venice, Italy. We go on trips together once a year or so, and as her husband is a Major League Baseball scout, he’s often busy during the summer. So we set off for Italy to get on a Norwegian Cruise out…