Taiwan · The 'Move' · Travel

It’s Not All Sunshines and Rainbows

We started this adventure back in April, and after 6 months in, the toughest part for us by far has to be the social aspect.  It's pretty much impossible to meet people when we are just traveling through.  Even when we spend a good amount of time playing in the parks, most kids in our… Continue reading It’s Not All Sunshines and Rainbows

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Taiwan · The 'Move' · Travel

Our Time in Taiwan So Far

Taking a break from Europe posts to bring you an update on our life lately... After our 2-month travels in Europe, we returned to the US for a 2-week whirlwind stint that included a 5th-grade graduation, a big family birthday bash, a going away party, multiple playdates for the kiddos, wrapping up any unfinished business… Continue reading Our Time in Taiwan So Far

Europe · Travel

Lisbon, Portugal – A Leisurely Stroll in Belém

Belém is such a delightful district just west of downtown Lisbon.  It can be easily reached from central Lisbon via Tram #15E so it was a perfect place for us to have an enjoyable half-day excursion. Belém is located at the mouth of the Tagus River and it was of great importance during the period of Portuguese… Continue reading Lisbon, Portugal – A Leisurely Stroll in Belém

Europe · Travel

Lisbon, Portugal – City of Seven Hills

I really wish I had the time to blog more often (heck, to even blog at all), but moving internationally is really no joke.  After we returned to the US from the 2-month Europe trip, It was a mad dash to get everything done in two short weeks before the big move.  Then once we… Continue reading Lisbon, Portugal – City of Seven Hills

Europe · Travel

A History Lesson in Lisbon And the Charming Alfama District

Other than taking a day trip out of town, I would say that our stay in Lisbon was pretty laid back.  Our daily routine for the most part consisted of homeschool work, soccer/football/frisbee in the park and walking around to check out different parts of the city.  Lisbon is one of the oldest cities in… Continue reading A History Lesson in Lisbon And the Charming Alfama District