Where we are headed 2020

So much to write about since our return to Raleigh (and last year’s travels) but it will all come soon enough. Settling back into normal life has been particularly challenging for the past few months. More on that later. For now, we wanted to kick start the new year and decade with enthusiasm and insight […]

Museums, Beaches, Food & Wine, Culture, City of Arts and Sciences, and Discount Tickets

The world’s most fascinating cities tend to be either overflowing with ancient ruins like Rome and Athens, or are the embodiment of modernisation like Singapore and New York. Few aged cities manage to balance their ancient history with the 21st century, but Valencia, Spain’s 3rd largest city, pulls it off. Squeezing Valencia’s broad range of […]

Gaudi, Picasso, Museums, Port Vell, Food Tours, Flamenco Shows, and Discount Tickets

Barcelona is city driven by passion. And that passion runs deeper than the Catalan independence riots you’ve likely seen on the news. Just look at any building designed by art nouveau architect, Antoni Gaudi, who spared no expense in expressing his devotion to simulating nature. Then there’s masterpieces by artists like Picasso, whose abstract modernist […]