Evora, Portugal

A beautiful medieval town about 1.5 hours outside Lisbon We decided to cut our Lisbon stay a bit short to get out of the big city and into a smaller town. After researching the top destinations in Portugal, we landed on Evora (EV-ra), a quaint medieval town that has its original Roman outer wall and …

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Lisbon!

Lisbon, or Lisboa, has been beautiful, delicious, interesting, and very hilly. It's known, after all, for its seven hills, so it gets its humps honestly. In the past two days, we've humped it too, over 38,000 steps each, while climbing about 50 floors' worth of incline according to our iPhone Health app. That is after …

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Today is THE day!

Today is the day we've been preparing for and talking about for the last six months. We are so very excited about our trip, albeit a bit nervous. This is a total life change and with that, there comes some anxiety and nervousness, but above those, happy anticipation for our new normal, whenever that will …

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Clothes for Our RTW Trip

It’s been fun and time-consuming (for me) to figure out what clothes to take. Over the past few weeks I’ve searched 10+ retailers, both online and in-store, spent countless hours looking at and trying on clothes, and bought and returned many dollars' worth of clothes. Scott, on the other hand, hates shopping. He went to the one …

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