Top Tourist Attractions in Dublin

One day while scrolling through my phone, I received my usual “Scott’s Cheap Flights” email rattling off this week’s cheap flight deals. Dublin, Ireland was the deal of the day at roughly $300/400. I immediately decided that I was going to find a way to get there. After a bit of begging, I’d convinced my […]

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EXPLORING BELGIUM

After a lot of nagging, I managed to convince my mother to tag along on a trip with me to Belgium. Our six-day trip included two days of travel, four incredible cities, and more waffles, frites, and beer than you could imagine. Through Expedia, we were able to book our flights and hotel for roughly […]

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ATHENS TRAVEL DIARY

It’s taken me a few days to sit down and finally write this post. I’ve determined that I’m in denial that the trip is actually over and thus have been avoiding closing the book. Day 1: After breakfast at the hotel, we hopped on the hotel’s shuttle to the airport. The airport was three rooms […]

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MYKONOS TRAVEL DIARY

Day One: Our hotel transfer picked us up at port in a mad chaos of people. The hotel was one of the most picturesque place I had ever seen. The hotel is called Petinos Beach. We wandered down to the Platis Gialos beach, which was just steps from our hotel. There was a great view […]

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SANTORINI TRAVEL DIARY

I’ve just returned from my 10-day trek around Greece, so its time to recap! We started our trip with 3 nights in Santorini, where we stayed in Firostefani at a hotel named the Santorini Palace. We landed in Santorini around 8:30 pm local time. The airport was just a large patch of concrete for planes […]

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A WEEKEND IN PHILLY

I went to Philly this past weekend and did not combust. Let me explain… I’m a born and raised yinzer that bleeds black and gold, but I decided to give Philly a shot for the weekend to visit a friend from college. The five hour drive ended at her house a little outside the city. […]

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DRINKING AROUND THE WORLD AT EPCOT

I drank around the World Showcase at EPCOT and lived to tell the tale. It’s no easy challenge, but I’m here to recap my journey and give you tips and tricks! First off, I decided to start at Mexico and work towards Canada. This decision was based on the fact that the Canada start would […]

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FOUR DAYS IN WALT DISNEY WORLD

I’ve just returned from my 16th(?) trip to Walt Disney World. Things have changed a lot since my last trip 4 years ago, so here’s my 2017 itinerary and tips. We stayed at the All Star Movies Resort. The whole purpose of this trip was to see Disney World without spending a fortune. We’ve been […]

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RANKING THE BREWERIES AND BEER GARDENS OF MUNICH

Why is German beer so good? Reinheitsgebot. The German Beer Purity Law was first passed in Bavaria in 1516 restricting the ingredients in beer to water, hops, and barley. Later on, the European Court of Justice found this law to be illegal because of the restrictions it imposed on other countries selling beer in Germany. […]

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A {WORK} WEEK IN CHICAGO

Day 1: You’d think that I would have built up an ability to run with my suitcase by now- I haven’t. It still sucks. I grab breakfast after a long security line. Naturally, I drop my straw on the floor, say screw it, and put it in my drink anyway. My coworkers finally show up […]

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