Transylvania, Romania is a castle lovers dream come true! During our stay in Brasov, Romania we spent much of our time exploring the castles around the Transylvania region. From the beautiful “traditional” castle of Peles, to the UNESCO World Heritage fortified churches, to fortresses high on mountain tops; we were not disappointed. The options to […]
During our stay in Athens, Greece we observed the changing of the guard ceremony. Afterwards we followed the guards as they marched down the streets of Athens in parade formation.
Ephesus has been on our bucket lists for over 10 years and the chance to visit the ancient site was amazing. The highlight of the city is the Library of Celsus. The library was completed in 135 AD and was built to house 12,000 scrolls and to honor the Roman Senator Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, whose […]
A lot has been said about Auschwitz and Birkenau. Evil things happened there and it is an evil place. But after visiting those places, I was bewildered. I so wanted to hate it, but I found no hate there. I found calm and peace. It is a memorial to remember those who suffered and perished. […]
Since I spent countless hours reading reviews and testing different lenses before we left to travel around the world, I thought I might share what camera I gear I decided to drag around the world with me. Camera Body: Nikon D7000 DSLR I looked long and hard for the perfect travel camera and came to conclusion […]