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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BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN BAVARIA

Here are my top locations to visit in Bavaria! Neuschwanstein First on the list is the castle which Walt Disney himself visited to gather inspiration for Cinderella’s castle (and his company’s logo)! The castle is the third castle of King Ludwig II and, having visited all three, is the most picturesque. It’s a two hour […]

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