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  • Bavarian Alps, Germany
    Travel Tips

    Finding Fall

    It’s October, a highly anticipated month as summer settles and autumn abounds. But here I sit, ever so patiently in Madrid… waiting, waiting, waiting… for those leaves to pop. Some…

  • Croatia

    The Healing Sea

    I’m a complicated water baby. I was born in early July as a cancer: a moody crab grasping at life, longing simultaneously for the adventurous sea and the safe feeling…

  • Uncategorized

    With Childlike Abandon

    I watched several brave souls make the move before I even contemplated it. One by one, they grasped the handrail, hopping over the plunging gap and onto the bow of…

  • Budapest is a city full of good coffee. Here's where to find it.
    Budapest Travel Tips

    The Best Coffee in Budapest

    Growing up outside of Seattle, I developed a refined coffee palette. At least that’s how I prefer to describe my nearly out-of-control crazed caffeine addiction. Let me set the scene:…

  • Travel Tips

    Accidental Memories

    Despite the late October chill christening the air, the sun, streaming through the branches of towering evergreens, warmed my face. I sat atop small boulders lining the riverbed, digging my…