old amsterdam

Honestly, I don’t even know where to start with this post. There is so much to share and talk about! There we were all bundled up in our winter jackets and excited to hit the streets of Amsterdam, for you see we wanted to welcome 2015 with a new experience. So we did just that!

Everyone has seen photos and videos of the Red Light district, well so have I. However, seeing it live is a whole other ballgame. The Red Light district left me speechless, and for those of you who personally know me, you can vouch for the fact that ‘speechless’ is a rare if not unheard of characteristic of mine. Continue reading


I have travelled to this place three times and each time I thought to write a blog post about my adventures. I haven’t written about Nuremberg until now because I was waiting to see the city in the winter. Even after I saw it this Christmas, this post has taken me quite a long time to publish.

So I thought the best way to start off this post is through a photographic gallery of my first visit to a small town close Nuremberg called Lauf:

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christmas markets

Whether you are traveling for the first time to Köln or you’ve been here before during the month of December there is without a doubt a need to check out the Xmas markets.

So when the first opportunity presented itself, I was all over both playing the tourist and enjoying all of it. Continue reading