On day two we lost all the sunshine and blue skies that we had the day before. It was cloudy throughout the day and we even got rained on a few times in the afternoon. Luckily we did manage to walk around in the center of Porto (more steep hills!) and visited several famous landmarks.… Continue reading Porto, Portugal – Charming Its Way Into Our Hearts
I always knew that I wanted to include Portugal in this trip, though early on my focus was mainly on Lisbon. However, after reading/hearing from so many people raving about Porto and seeing its stunning views in photos, I just had to squeeze it into our already packed itinerary. And the fact that it can be… Continue reading Porto, Portugal – The Welcoming Second City
The day has arrived and we have finally started on our long awaited Europe trip (expect a series of posts on our travels to come)! To describe the days leading up to our departure as a whirlwind is a gross understatement. Miraculously we had managed to clear out of the house and had it ready… Continue reading Yay We Made It!!
Sometimes our life gets so busy that most days just fly by without us giving them a second thought. Therefore, 'Life Happens' is an occasional recap on what has been happening in our neck of the woods during the past month or two... Is it really the end of March already?! Honestly I am barely holding it together these… Continue reading Life Happens – March 2018
There are of course an abundance of amazing and grand buildings in our nation's capital, and we saw our fare share of them during our visit. I don't know much at all about architecture, but in my own opinion, the Library of Congress is hands down the most beautiful building in Washington D.C. The Library… Continue reading D.C. Road Tripping – The Library of Congress