Fiesole

Fiesole is home to gorgeous villas and ancient Roman ruins. It’s the perfect day trip from Florence, Italy. You can choose to stay for a few hours or all day since it isn’t a long train journey like some other cities. It’s a short drive (10-25 minutes) or a long walk (1-2 hours), however, I would… Read More Fiesole

Pisa

I got the opportunity to take a tour from Florence to Pisa while I was studying abroad in Italy. I decided to share some photos and information that I think would be valuable to anyone who is planning a visit.  The Leaning Tower of Pisa (or Torre Pendente). This tower is so famous that for some… Read More Pisa

Naples

We didn’t have any plans when Grace and I went to Naples. All I knew about Naples was Pizza and the archaeological museum. Both things that this city is famous for.  Naples isn’t one of those cities that you fly halfway around the world to see. It’s not Rome. Naples is a stop you make along… Read More Naples

Athens

When I think of Athens, I think of Greek Mythology. Which isn’t totally bizarre because hello?? Greece. Greek Mythology. Athena. Acropolis. It would be weird to not think about mythology while wandering through a city such as Athens. But what is bizarre is how I kinda geek out over the mythology. I love the Gods… Read More Athens

Kusadasi

Kusadasi Ephesus, Virgin Mary, & Basilica of St. John One of the stops on the cruise was a city called Kusadasi. Unlike Istanbul, I had never heard of this city before but I’m so glad I got the opportunity to tour some of the amazing spots surrounding this city. It is one of the oldest… Read More Kusadasi