Itinerary: May 18, Thursday: Fly to Lisbon, Portugal May 19, Friday: Explore Lisbon May 20, Saturday: Explore Belem and fly to Sao Miguel, Azores May 21-24, Sunday-Wednesday: Explore island of Sao Miguel Day 1 – Sete Cidades and surrounds; Ponta de Ferraria Day 2 – Whale watching, Sanguinho hike, Furnas Day 3 – Vila Franca do … Continue reading Road-Tripping Around Portugal
This evening I reflected a bit upon mine and Tim’s RTW trip in 2014 and specifically the nearly 4 weeks we spent in France. France and the French language have always fascinated me. When I was a kid I asked Santa for a French dictionary and audio cassettes to try to teach myself French. I … Continue reading France in Four Weeks
For Tim’s birthday Thursday night we used the ingredients from our Spain Try the World box and some fresh items from the grocery store to cook the recipes that came with our box. I legitimately love these boxes. If you want to sign up, use this link to get a free box (plus I’ll get … Continue reading Spain Try the World Box
We’re trying out a new subscription box called Try the World, where every other month we receive a box of 7 items selected by experts of cuisine of various cultures. In addition to the food, they also send a culture guide with fun facts about the county and suggested recipes using your new items. Our … Continue reading Try the World France Box
At the British Museum in London, England. 1. Ancient Egyptian door to a sarcophagus. 2. Yeah, that’s an Egyptian mummy. 3. The Rosetta Stone, whose glass case reflects the images of museum visitors. November, 2015.
More of my favorites from Hafelekar
The view from Hafelekar in either direction. Top - south towards Italy, over Innsbruck. Bottom - north towards Germany
Tim and I goofing off and imitating statues in Innsbruck, Austria. I love having a partner who loves to play!
My favorite pics from inside the ice caves.