Germany… and Friends!

The last couple of blog posts have been really long, so we’re keeping this one a bit shorter. We'll let the pictures do the talking. After our month in England and Scotland, we found some cheap flights from Glasgow to Berlin, and we were happy to get there. We really love Berlin, a city steeped …

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We Heart Scotland!

Despite the title, this post also includes our time in England, which we love… but we absolutely adore Scotland. (A big Canadian "sorry" to our English friends!—Scott) 😊 Note! In the interest of getting caught up on our blog, we decided to make this one giant post rather than splitting it into two parts as …

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Romania (Part Two)

For the first part of our Romania travels, check out this post. After our visit to the gorgeous Peleș Castle, we finally made our way to the nation's capital, Bucharest. Bucharest (First Time) Scott’s former colleague Manda happened to be interning in Bucharest while we were there. She works for a well-established Romanian music studio called …

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Romania (Part One)

We spent six weeks in Romania (not entirely on purpose, but more on that in a bit). It is a beautiful country with rich culture, strong people with old traditions, beautiful landscapes and mountains (the Carpathians, oh my gawd!), lovely handmade clothing (this has got to be where the embroidered "peasant top" was perfected), lots …

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Tips for Long-Term Travel

We’ve been traveling for just over four months now, so we thought it would be interesting to bring together some tips and tricks, our traveler “life hacks,” that we’ve picked up so far. We expect this topic to be one we’ll revisit in the future to see how these tips change over time. Here are …

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Montenegro and Serbia

After our unexpected love affair with Albania came to an end, we made our way north into Montenegro, intending to spend just a few days there on our way to Croatia. Kotor is about mid-way between Shkodër, Albania, and Dubrovnik, Croatia. I (Connie) was very excited to see Croatia again. I had been there before …

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