Europe

Midnight sun in Norway: where the sun never sets

Midnight sun in Norway: where the sun never sets

For years it had been a dream to experience the inexplicable magic of a midnight sun at the North Cape in Norway, the Northernmost point of mainland Europe. In summer 2016, this dream came true and how else to reach this remote place than by […]

My temporary life in Beauvais, France

My temporary life in Beauvais, France

Backstory: I graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in English and French. Soon after graduation, I landed a writing job in an unlikely place—Bowling Green, KY. Ecstatic, I dove in. For two and a half years I worked as a […]

Burano, Italy: the most colorful island in the world

Burano, Italy: the most colorful island in the world

If you’re planning a trip to Venice, Italy, you can’t miss out on the opportunity to visit Burano, the most colorful island in the world. Located inside the Venetian Lagoon, you can reach this small island by local water taxi or vaporetto in about 45 minutes […]

Mother-daughter road trip through the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region

Mother-daughter road trip through the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region

Every year my mom and I go on a trip together and this time we spent a few days traveling through the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in France. I’ve been obsessed with lavender and sunflower fields probably my whole life and last July I finally got […]