Il grande finale

Some places leave me speechless because I can't come up with the right words, but occasionally I come across a place where the words I'm searching for just don't exist. Enter Florence. We fell in love with Florence during our belated honeymoon in 2011. Everything about this city is magical -- the cobblestone streets, the architecture, the history, the food,... Continue Reading

Where was my favorite place?

I still can't believe our year is over. I just can't get it through my head, despite dozens of conversations over the past couple weeks with friends, family and acquaintances about our next steps. In all of those conversations, one question always comes up: Where is your favorite place? Every place is so different from the others. They all... Continue Reading

Happy in HoiAn

Our travel year hasn't exactly gone as planned. Actually, very few of our plans have successfully played out. The Tin Can, scheduling, weather and family affairs caused several detours during the past 10 months. I don't regret anything and I've learned so much, but there are many things that I'd change if I could have a do-over. One... Continue Reading