11 days in Europe: Iceland

Over Thanksgiving, my mom and I went on an incredible 11-day trip to Europe! Over the next few weeks, I’m going to post trip recaps for each country we traveled to – Iceland, England, Spain and Ireland. Our first stop was Iceland. Day 1 Our flight to Reykjavik was an overnight flight, so ideally we […]

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8 Days in Ireland: Part 3

Wrapping up my series on my trip to Ireland, today’s post covers our third major stop, Killarney, and our quick day-trips along the way. Killarney Killarney is a quaint town in the southwest corner of the country. It’s often a waypoint for the Ring of Kerry, a beautiful peninsula popular for its scenic tours. We spent our […]

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8 Days in Ireland: Part 2

Continuing my series about my trip to Ireland, today’s post is dedicated to the city/area we spent the most amount of time in: Galway. Galway Galway is my FAVORITE city in Ireland. The west coast is absolutely gorgeous and Galway is a great location to make homebase while you explore all the west of Ireland […]

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8 Days in Ireland: Part 1

About a year ago, I traveled to Ireland with my friend Megan for spring break. I’ve been wanting to put a few posts together about our trip and suggestions of places to go if you’re traveling to Ireland… and with St. Patrick’s Day around the corner I figured now is the right time! Dublin Flights […]

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Peace out 2016.

Thank goodness it’s December 31st. Can I get an ‘Amen’? While there have been some significant lows in 2016, I’m thankful for the joy and growth that I’ve experienced. Here are a few noteworthy moments from my year. January. Visiting Washington D.C. Most powerful moment: Holocaust Museum Volunteering at the Cubs Convention. February. Mardi Gras in St. […]

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