Italy · Travel

Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius

And you thought I was done gushing about our trip… hah! After gallivanting around Rome for two and a half days (get all the details here), our last full day in Italy was spent checking off my oldest bucket list item – visiting Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii. I learned about the famous eruption 18 years… Continue reading Day Trip from Rome to Pompeii & Mount Vesuvius

Spain · Travel

El Salto del Nervión Day Trip

I’ve definitely caught the hiking bug. Lucky for me, living in Northern Spain means no shortage of hiking trails with jaw-dropping views. Just an hour & a half from Mundaka at the border dividing Castilla y León and País Vasco  is el Monumento Natural Monte Santiago, home of the highest waterfall in the Iberian Peninsula… Continue reading El Salto del Nervión Day Trip

Puerto Rico · Travel

Honeymoonin’ Part 2- El Yunque Waterfalls & Cueva del Indio Hike

CLICK HERE TO READ PART 1. When I was a kid, I was obsessed with George of the Jungle, popping the tape into the VCR the moment I woke up every day during summer vacation. I thought George was hilarious and every time I watched the waterfall scene, I’d think, “That is the most romantic thing ever. One… Continue reading Honeymoonin’ Part 2- El Yunque Waterfalls & Cueva del Indio Hike

Puerto Rico · Travel

Honeymoonin’ Part 1- San Juan, Bio-Bay Kayaking & Ziplining in Toro Verde

Since I’ve now been married for a whole week & a half, let me give you some seriously groundbreaking relationship advice: stay true to who you are as a couple. If you’re the “see the sights” kind of couple, then by all means, do that. Julen & I are not that kind of couple. So… Continue reading Honeymoonin’ Part 1- San Juan, Bio-Bay Kayaking & Ziplining in Toro Verde