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Edinburgh to Isle of Skye, Scotland: An Amazing 2 Day Road Trip

The awe-inspiring Isle of Skye is situated along the northwest coast of Scotland. It’s an island filled with rich nature and roaming animals, including the magnificent Highland hairy coos (featured image). After learning that the island is only a 5-6 hour drive from Edinburgh,…

The Best 2 Days in Bruges, Belgium: Your Complete Weekend Guide

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know I’m a sucker for striking architecture, cobbled streets, and the promise of great food. So it’s no surprise that Bruges (Brugge in Dutch) was on my radar for quite some time. Located in…

How To Spend 24 Hours in Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber, Germany

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a fairytale town located along the Romantic Road in Bavaria. It is a popular destination and one of Germany’s best-preserved historic walled towns. You’ll find great restaurants, plenty of shops, and unique museums, including a year-round Christmas museum/store. It…

7 Fun Things To Do in Galena, Illinois: The Perfect Chicago Road Trip

With its rolling hills and incredible charm, Galena is a unique town located in Northwest Illinois. It’s filled with 19th-century architecture, antique shops, wineries, and everything else necessary for a relaxing, fun getaway. And yes, rolling hills exist in Illinois! I had no idea!…

A Locals Guide: 20 Best Cafes in Chicago

Updated: May 7, 2024 Do you feel overwhelmed when you see the number of cafes in Chicago? Even as a local, I never knew where to go. So, I set out to find the best Chicago coffee to save as my go-to list and…