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Beaches near Rome: Santa Marinella

Beaches near Rome: Santa Marinella

Have you ever been to Rome in August? It is beautiful as it always it – just hotter. The big difference to other times of the year is that everybody …Read the Rest

Brittany Travel: Pretty Pont L’Abbe

Brittany Travel: Pretty Pont L’Abbe

Before heading to Normandy this January, we spent a good week in Brittany. We usually stay in a small coastal town close to Quimper called Lesconil and do a lot of walking on the …Read the Rest

The Grapes: Awesome Fish Restaurant in London

The Grapes: Awesome Fish Restaurant in London

A friend of mine just moved to London and when she posted on Facebook that she was spending the afternoon close to Canary Wharf, I was instantly reminded of one …Read the Rest

My Seven Super Shots

My Seven Super Shots

The lovely Leigh from Hike Bike Travel nominated me a little while ago to participate in a fun photo project that’s been going around for a while. Then, Andrew from Grounded …Read the Rest

Getting a Foot Massage in China

Getting a Foot Massage in China

Have you ever gotten a foot massage in China? It’s quite an experience. The one I enjoyed the most so far was years ago in Xi-an after we had visited the terracotta …Read the Rest

Cool Plane Shadow Picture

Cool Plane Shadow Picture

Remember the picture of the sunset above the clouds I posted a while ago? Well, on our last trip Marco took another cool picture when we were flying to the next destination …Read the Rest

Things to do in Rouen France on a Sunday Morning

Things to do in Rouen France on a Sunday Morning

When Marco and I were doing our impromptu road trip from Brittany through Normandy to Paris, we decided on a quick stop in Rouen to at least get a glance …Read the Rest

Popular Food in Germany: What This German Expat Sometimes Dreams of

Popular Food in Germany: What This German Expat Sometimes Dreams of

It’s funny. Until you leave your home country, you don’t really realize all the things that are so particular about your country. Tiffany of No Ordinary Homestead picked food as …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Pray for Rain

Only in Texas: Pray for Rain

It’s spring and in West Texas that means crazy weather ups and downs are in full swing. Last week I was sweating when I left the house in a T-shirt. …Read the Rest

What Do People Eat in China? Chinese Hot Pot

What Do People Eat in China? Chinese Hot Pot

Back to What Do People Eat in China! I already posted about Mao’s favorite dish, my new favorite tropical fruit, and the not-so-Chinese-yet-very-common-in-China sushi and sashimi. Let’s add something you might not be …Read the Rest

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