From beginning to end, 2019 was a busy year of traveling for us! We got to see several new international and U.S. destinations and we’ve enjoyed sharing our adventures and tips with you throughout the year. Here’s a look back at some of what we experienced in 2019: Our 2019…Continue reading 2019: A Look Back at our Travels
With the Prado, Reina Sofía, Thyssen-Bornemisza, and CaixaForum, Madrid is a hub for world class art. But unless you have a lot of time, you’ll probably have to narrow your options. The Reina Sofia has a great variety of thought-provoking art from Spain and around the world. Here are some…Continue reading Planning Your Visit to Madrid’s Reina Sofía
We recently visited Cartagena with Gate 1 Travel after seeing a deal way too good to pass up. This colorful and lively city seriously knocked our socks off and we’re already wishing we could go back! There is so much to do, see, and eat (you know we love to…Continue reading 40 Things to Do in Cartagena
Visiting a home designed by architect Antoni Gaudí was near the top of our Barcelona bucket list, but there are so many choices! Some of the most popular are Casa Batlló and Casa Milá, but we opted for one of the quieter Gaudí spots. Casa Vicens only opened to the…Continue reading Casa Vicens: The Gaudí Home We Wish Was Ours
We’re those travelers who don’t really need to find a reason to go somewhere. If the opportunity arises, we’re totally there! That’s how we’ve found ourselves in places like Sri Lanka and Iceland back when we had no idea what to expect. To be honest – we didn’t know much…Continue reading 5 Reasons to Visit the Azores… Right Now!
If you’re like us and only have a few days to explore Barcelona, you may need to narrow this list down a lot. Have no fear, though. We’ve shared a separate post with our favorite things to do in Barcelona with limited time. For those of you with more than…Continue reading The Ultimate Barcelona Bucket List
There is nothing like experiencing your first flamenco show. The raw emotions from the dancers and musicians will hit you like a ton of bricks, and you may find yourself on the verge of tears. Do not be surprised by this: you are not alone. Knowing nothing about flamenco before…Continue reading Experiencing Flamenco in Madrid
If you’re considering a trip to the Azores, you absolutely must – and we mean must – spend at least a few days on São Miguel Island. The “Green Island” has so much to offer: waterfalls, hot springs, valleys, lakes, cliffs, geysers, and so much more! For the next 3…Continue reading 3 Days on São Miguel Island – Day 1 Itinerary