Category: Travel

Where I Slept in 2017

Where I Slept in 2017

I wasn’t going to write this post. 2017 was without doubt and without competition the most difficult year of my life to-date. Looking back at it is not something that’s really fun to do. But the thing is, the Universe doles out dark and light in equal measure. There were some big, bright joyful moments…

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Month in Review: March 2017

Month in Review: March 2017

Destinations Visited Pittsburgh, PA Cleveland, OH Favorite Destination of the Month Pittsburgh. After all the milesĀ and stress of February, it was awesome to just stay put at home for all but one weekend of the month. In fact, I would have been very happy never to leave Pittsburgh at all, but a friend needed help…

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The Cutest B&B in Naples, Italy: B&B Dimora dei Giganti

The Cutest B&B in Naples, Italy: B&B Dimora dei Giganti

Napoli is loud. It’s the loudest city I’ve ever been to in Europe. In some areas, the streets are so narrow that you best keep your elbows tucked in tight so you don’t get clipped by a scooter. It’s enthusiastic and vibrant. It’s wonderful. It’s overwhelming. That’s why you need to stay someplace quiet, especially…

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How to Take a Revitalizing Weekend Trip

How to Take a Revitalizing Weekend Trip

We’ve all had stressful days, weeks, and months. We’ve all been through those times when nothing seems like it will go right and the whole world feels upside down. We’ve all been uncontrollably sad, angry, and scared. At times like these, it can be good to take a recovery trip. Get out of your normal…

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Month in Review: February 2017

Month in Review: February 2017

Destinations Visited Pittsburgh, PA Troy, OH Greater New York Area, NY Clarion, PA Clearfield, PA Miles Traveled Map   Favorite Destination of the Month Clearfield, PA. Of all my trips this month, this was the only one that was actually fun! Clearfield is a small town, but surprisingly fun. Look for more coverage on Clearfield…

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Dreaming of What to do with My Parks Canada Discovery Pass

Dreaming of What to do with My Parks Canada Discovery Pass

In honor of Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Canadian government is giving free access to all of Canada’s national parks, national marine conservation areas, and national historic sites with the 2017 Parks Canada Discovery Pass. And my pass arrived in the mail today!   I have no idea how I’m going to use it. I’m not…

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Month in Review: January 2017

Month in Review: January 2017

Destinations Visited Pittsburgh, PA New York, NY Miles Traveled Map   NYC and back once this month. It was good to have a quieter month travel-wise since there’s been so much going on in my personal life. Favorite Destination of the Month New York City! Because I often visit New York while staying in Westchester…

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