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Top 26 Things to Do in Paris This Christmas

Paris is one of the most romantic cities in the world. If you are planning to spend your Christmas vacations in Paris than there are a myriad of places to visit and things to do in Paris. There are just not the famous monuments which Paris is famous for inRead More …


Packing & Planning For The Arctic Circle Trail

Packing for the Arctic Circle Trail Kangerlussuaq, Greenland Preparing to hike Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail? Here are some useful tips for packing and planning your trek based on my Greenland adventure in August 2015. When I first began planning to hike Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail, it was difficult to findRead More …


Lofoten Islands Photography: Arctic Winter Wonderland

Photography of Norway’s Lofoten Islands Lofoten, Norway Norway’s remote Lofoten Islands provide the perfect setting for incredible photography opportunities, with soft winter light and majestic mountain landscapes rising from the sea. The Lofoten Islands are located above the arctic circle in Northwest Norway. Made up of deep fjords, craggy peaks,Read More …


Join Me For A Quick Snapchat Tour Of Madrid

Snapchatting Around Madrid Madrid, Spain I’m totally addicted to Snapchat. The other day I walked to some of Madrid’s famous sites shared the experience live from my phone. Here’s the result. Are you on Snapchat? I was a little late to the party, thinking it was something for teenagers. ButRead More …


Fishing Villages & Sea Kayaking Around The Bohuslän Archipelago

Fishing Village of Smögen Bohuslän, Sweden Made up of 8,000 islands, the rugged Bohuslän Archipelago is regarded as one of the world’s great wilderness areas. If you enjoy fresh seafood or sea kayaking, it’s paradise. As part of my West Sweden road trip with Volvo to promote their cool OverseasRead More …


Road Tripping Through West Sweden

Adventures in Sweden with Volvo This summer I’m road tripping around Western Sweden in a Volvo, exploring the area’s colorful culture, landscapes, and adventure activities. My Sweden adventure starts the first week of July in the city of Gothenburg, home of Volvo and the country’s 2nd largest city. There I’llRead More …


18 Best Places To Visit In Greece

Greece has always been among the most visited places in Europe and the first choice of many people for the ideal vacation, and this does not come as a surprise, regarding the many touristic attractions of this country. Known for its kind people, delicious cuisine, strong religious beliefs and richRead More …


Tipi Camping In The Forests Of Dalsland

Tipi Camping in Sweden Steneby Prästgård, Sweden Thor happily munches away as I stroke his large velvety antlers. I’ve always wanted to pet a moose. Sweden has over 300,000 of them living in the wild. Thor is no longer a wild moose though. He’s one of seven now living atRead More …


Fun Things To Do In The Swedish City of Gothenburg

Welcome to Gothenburg! Gothenburg, Sweden The city of Gothenburg (Göteborg) is my kind of place. Urban creativity and convenience with nature nearby. Here are some fun things to do in Sweden’s 2nd biggest city. Before I traveled to Sweden, I’d never even heard of Gothenburg. However after spending a fewRead More …


Finding My Roots In Ireland: Family Genealogy Road Trip

Family Genealogy Trip in Ireland Glengarriff, Ireland It only took me 34 years to visit my family’s ancestral homeland of Ireland. Joined by my parents sister, we traveled to the Emerald Isle to research our history. Like most Americans, I’m a mutt. My family immigrated to the United States fromRead More …