MadridPanorama

Madrid with #NoFilter

This post is part of the #NoFilter Challenge from London City Airport, proving that a destination as beautiful as Madrid doesn't need to be filtered to be drop-dead gorgeous. It can take care of that all on...
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen: The Good, the Bad & the Smelly

At the start of 2014, Nick & I needed a place to chill out and get some serious work done. We had three months to spare before a wedding in California, and we were totally flexible on where we would...
Vesturbæjarlaug hot pools in Reykjavik

How to Use an Icelandic Hot Pool

As soon as you land in Iceland you start seeing pictures of the infamous hot pools. On billboards, on buses, in the airport; happy people lounging in milky blue water, steam rising around them as their skin...
Instagram Playa del Carmen

Instagram Impressions: Playa del Carmen

It's hard to believe it's been almost four weeks since I landed in Playa del Carmen. Between switching apartments, fixing our broken wifi, and meeting an endless parade of wonderful new friends the time has...
Iceland Yule Lads

Christmas with Iceland’s Yule Lads

One of my favorite things about visiting Iceland in December is the festive holiday atmosphere that emanates from every street, house, hotel and bar. Everything is shiny and bright - including people's...
Silfra Snorkeling Iceland

Snorkeling in Iceland in Winter (Yes, Really!)

This was probably the craziest adventure I had this year, and that's really saying something! Everyone thought we were insane. Except, of course, the wonderful people who run Iceland Travel and Arctic...
Þingvellir National Park

Iceland: Land of Ice and Fire

  I've got so many great stories to share about Iceland, it's hard to know where to begin! I'm working on posts about our Game of Thrones tour, the gorgeous scenery of the Golden Circle, snorkeling in...
Champs Elysees Christmas Lights

The Christmas Market on the Champs-Élysées

I know, it sounds impossibly romantic. What could be better than strolling down Paris' most famous boulevard while browsing quaint little holiday shops for the perfect handmade gift? Well until January 5th...