Five Places I Want To Visit

1.  Amsterdam, The Netherlands: I watch HGTV on a regular, especially International House Hunters! On television Amsterdam appear to be a quaint area with a deep history. When I get the chance to visit Amsterdam, I would love to stay on the canal and near the heart of town. I want to explore the city by foot or bicycle and be close to local shops and eateries. A few places on my radar to visit are the House of Anne Frank, The Purse and Bag Museum, and one of the several Art & History Museums.

2. Tuscany, Italy: After watching “Under The Tuscany Sun,” I have Continue reading “Five Places I Want To Visit”

Under 30 Experiences Fueled My Life

My first adventure to Costa Rica was with Under 30 Experiences ( U30X) which was unforgettable and an almost indescribable feeling. Because I decided to travel with U30X, all the planning was done for me, I meet new people, and I was able to awaken the emotions/feelings that I have been sleeping on. The travel company took all of the stress and tasks away from … Continue reading Under 30 Experiences Fueled My Life

Must See Mexico City: 10 Days in a Culture Capital by Danna Sweidan

Before we go over the itinerary that Sam and I used, I’d like to give five general tips about traveling to Mexico City too.

Tip 1.

The weather is mostly mild and sunny year-round, but the altitude (over 7000 ft above sea level) means it’s windy, and sudden storms can take you by surprise— bring easy layers and comfortable tennis shoes.

Tip 2.

Don’t try to dress down here. By all means, wear whatever you please, but know that Mexico City is very well dressed, basically everywhere. The only place I didn’t see blazers was hiking Teotihuacan’s pyramids.

Tip 3.

Many restaurants are wonderful here, but the magic is in the carts. Almost every street cart and bodega is making delicious, fresh meats and tortas. You’ll see tents full of suited lunch break bankers sitting on plastic stools huddled over a plate of steaming al pastor tacos. Trust these tents, and walk up to them as often, if not more than you would Yelp a place first.

Tip 4.

We walked nearly everywhere, but this is a massive city. Continue reading “Must See Mexico City: 10 Days in a Culture Capital by Danna Sweidan”

Food and Restaurants in Spain

Eating In SPAIN    My Plates    Leah’s Plates ————————————————————————————- Yes when we wanted to save money for another location.. we chose Burger King; it wasn’t that cheap.  ———————————————————————————–     ————————————————————————– Last night of the trip. Sangria and Tuna pizza…Loved the sangria however, I was not a big fan of eating fish on my pizza. It was good though.   Continue reading Food and Restaurants in Spain