That time I lost my phone in Croatia

Always put your phone somewhere safe while kayaking folks! Take it from this gal.

Solo Travel: Before & After

One girl, one plane ticket, one backpack and one mission to get to Machu Picchu

Thoughts from the Train…

A train ride gives you a lot of time to think. When you have hours to just stare out a window you can't help it. So when I was on my 17 hour travel day from hell I had a lot of time to think. At one point towards the evening of my very long … Continue reading Thoughts from the Train…

Today I visited Auschwitz….

Nothing really prepares you for walking through a former working death camp. I figured I had done so much research on the Holocaust that it would only make sense to visit the place I've been reading about for over 10 years. But then you walk through the famous sign bearing the ironic phrase "Arbeit Macht … Continue reading Today I visited Auschwitz….