Switzerland: It’s For Everyone

Last summer my siblings and I went on a 3 week Euro trip, starting in the Czech Republic and eventually ending up in Spain.  Of the 6 countries we sped through, Switzerland was my favorite.  Now favorite is a pretty strong word, I realize.  But Switzerland has earned it. We started our journey through Switzerland…

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DIY: Anabaptist History In Switzerland

Self guided tour through Switzerland’s Anabaptist history sights.

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Ireland Part 2: Northern Ireland

Now that St. Patrick’s Day has past, with all its shamrocks and pinching, you may have forgotten about these emerald isles.  Don’t worry, I’m here to remind you! To start, it’s important to clarify the difference between Ireland and Northern Ireland.  This distinction is not the same as saying Indiana and Northern Indiana, for example, because…

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Ireland Part 1: A Trip of Firsts

Last week I blogged here about how to plan a trip if you aren’t a planner.  Back in March of 2015 I went to Ireland and Northern Ireland on a short notice trip.  It was a trip of a lot of firsts for me, including first airbnb stay, first left side driving experience, and first…

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The Bare Bones: How to Plan a Trip When You Aren’t a Planner

Everyone has their own style of travel ranging from planning spreadsheets to day-of flight bookings.  But there are a few ‘must haves’ that even the most spontaneous of us cannot avoid eventually. We need a who, a where, a when, and a what.  What you will do and eat and see can all be decided…

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