flamenco in spain

flamenco in spain

i feel like flamenco in spain is just a european bucket list item that needs to be experienced at least once. yes it is touristy, but if you find the right place it is also a glimpse into the tradition and passion of this country.…

sightseeing with the madrid card

sightseeing with the madrid card

after this crazy backpacking summer, my new travel philosophy is to travel deep instead of wide. i’ve always loved to “pack it in” and cover as much ground as possible while on trips, but i think in the future we are now shifting to slow…

madly in love with madrid

madly in love with madrid

españa, españa … you are a dream. i have always loved this country ever since falling hard for the pretty beach town of san sebastian in college, and coming back with chase since has made me love it more. (it doesn’t hurt that i get to…

back to milano on a terrible airline :)

back to milano on a terrible airline :)

we left paris for milan bright and early on the final day of our actual travels. milan marked the beginning of chase’s new role with google europe. his team is spread throughout europe, but they were having a conference in milan for a week and…

montmartre at night

montmartre at night

our most recent time to paris was one of the best. to be there in the fall was the biggest treat, combined with the fact that we rented an apartment in montmartre and really felt like we were parisians for a week (i keep trying to get…