My Top 5 Travel Memories

Travel memories…those moments that remain in our hearts for years and which make us warm up when we recall them. I have been traveling independently and without my parents, since I was 19 (so that’s pretty much 12 years already). During those years, a lot of memories started to pile up, which makes it’s quite…

December 2016 in Photos

December 2016 has been our most travel-filled month since we’ve been together. Here is the round up, from left to right, top to bottom: – gelato in Puglia, Italy on Christmas Day – octopus salad in Italy – breakfast at our rental in Italy – me at Oradea Fortress, Romania – us on New Year’s…

Fishing Demonstration on a Trabucco of Gargano

During our current stay in Puglia, we have been blessed to be able to witness a traditional fishing demonstration on a Trabucco of Gargano. But first, what are these Trabucchi? They are interesting wood structures used for fishing. Wait, but wouldn’t fishermen use boats? Not on the Gargano Coast. Terrorized by the Turkish pirates, the…

Top 7 Reasons to Visit Italy During Winter

Due to its geography, Italy has three climates, which means that the weather in the north is totally different than the one in the south. It also means that no matter what weather you prefer, Italy has it for you. To me, Italy during winter conjures images on walking on the beach in a sweater…