Spotlight: Berlin

Berlin has been on my bucket list for a while. When I told friends I was going to Berlin they were all surprised I hadn’t been there yet given all my travels. The timing had never been right but it was for this trip and I’m so happy I included it on my trip. Berliner … More Spotlight: Berlin

Spotlight: Oslo

I am 1/4 Norwegian and therefore I had to include a stop in Norway on my trip! Oslo was my second stop in Norway after Bergen. Oslo exceeded my expectations and I am definitely planning on returning here. My first stop after arriving via train was to walk a block to the Oslo Opera House … More Spotlight: Oslo

Spotlight: Bergen

When I was planning my trip to Europe I knew I wanted to visit Norway and my original thought was to only go to Oslo. As I was researching I decided to add Norway’s second largest city Bergen to my itinerary. The town located on the West Coast of Norway amongst mountains & fjords and … More Spotlight: Bergen

Spotlight: Savannah

After being in Orlando for work I decided to add on a side trip for the weekend to Savannah. I had planned on going there back in October but my work commitment was cancelled due to the flooding in the Carolinas. This was a perfect time to reschedule my trip. Wormsloe Since watching The Notebook … More Spotlight: Savannah

Spotlight: Laos

In March/April of 1994 we spent a week with my Dad in Laos! We were pretty much the only tourists in Vientiane as Laos wasn’t open to visitors at the time and we were only able to visit due to my Dad living there. The Gate to That Luang This is my favorite photo from … More Spotlight: Laos

Spotlight: Kentucky

My sister-in-law (Becca) is a Kentucky Girl. For Christmas they went home to visit her family which was a long trek since they currently live in the Netherlands. They invited us to visit them during their stay in Kentucky. It was so much fun to be able to spend time with all of them. Grandpa … More Spotlight: Kentucky

Spotlight: Thailand

My Dad lived in Laos for 1½ years in the 90’s. Before the internet was mainstream and FaceTime existed. Needless to say we didn’t get to talk to him too often but we were lucky enough to be able to visit him while he was living there. Prior to visiting my Dad, my Mom took took … More Spotlight: Thailand