Rome Porta Tiburtina

Still around

This was a photo from two years ago when my husband and I finally went to Italy for our honeymoon about a year after we got married. This photo was taken on our first day arriving to Rome at the train station walking to our AirBnB. We were elated to finally take some vacation, we… Continue reading Still around


Week 14: Part one of many…my favorite travel destinations

Week 14: Top three favorite destinations For this week's Travel Tuesday, I'll be sharing my top three travel destinations. Top Three? How did I narrow this down? Well I did not... Think of this little list as part of a far longer list of favorite destination ;-). Angkor Wat (Cambodia):  This was my first big trip… Continue reading Week 14: Part one of many…my favorite travel destinations

Corner Amalfi Coast

I miss looking out the window…

My husband and I went to Italy for two weeks and we spent the second half of our trip in a farmstay in Furore along the Amalfi Coast. We loved getting farm-to-table meals and wine during our stay. It was wonderful getting this view every day from our room. I thought that town were always looking… Continue reading I miss looking out the window…


Week 10: Some of my many favorite adventures

Week 10: Best adventures while traveling I am going to begin this post but going off-topic. My friend who I've known since my college years inquired about starting a blog. We met in LA and it's funny how we kept in touch after all these years. I moved to San Diego, she moved to Monterey… Continue reading Week 10: Some of my many favorite adventures


Land Urchins

When we were in the Amalfi Coast, I found these spiky-looking green ball around the ground. I've never seen them before and I jokingly called them land urchins. Later I learned these were called castagne, or chestnuts. There you urchins :-P. Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture Check out some of these submissions for their interpretation for… Continue reading Land Urchins

Dine, travel

Week 5: Bangkok, Los Angeles, Naples

Week  4 of the Weekly Travel Blogging Challenge: Top 3 Cultural Foods "Travel Tuesday" is a back and I am so excited to post this set because my favorite thing about travel is the food. Here are my Top 3 Cities with the best food. Bangkok, Thailand I was in Southeast Asia back in 2012 exploring… Continue reading Week 5: Bangkok, Los Angeles, Naples


Bridges around the World

Wow, I had to dig really deep to find some photos of a bridges from my travels. There's something so charming, pensive, or adventurous about bridges no matter what the size.   Bridges in Italy (2015) Top (from left to right): Cinque Terre, Amalfi Coast Bottom: Florence, Amalfi Coast Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica (2016)… Continue reading Bridges around the World