This theme for this week's #FriFotos is Urban.   Although Ghent isn't a huge city when compared to places such as London, Paris, or New York City, it is one of the largest cities in Belgium.  In the past, I have alluded to how much I...

I hate the cold. I mean, I really hate the cold. The forecast for my hometown this next Sunday is a HIGH of -10° F and a low of -25° F, and that's actual temperatures, without wind chill. I've always loved cold weather outdoor activities, the...

As much as I love nature, I need the thriving energy of a city to call my home--I really am a city girl at heart. Even though my favorite adventures occur far away from the city lights, at the end of the day (or after...

Happy New Year! Hopefully everyone's year has been off to a great start--Micah and I have many exciting adventures planned for 2013, and I am excited to share more about them soon. In the meantime, I thought I should recap 2012 and share a different...

Sophie at Luggage Tags and Ticket Stubs tagged me in a post to share my top 3 travel regrets! Since the year is about to come to a close, I figured I would add a little twist and write about three regrets I have for...

Visiting Paris most definitely requires a stop at the Eiffel Tower, but my favorite way to take in the monument is to watch it sparkle from afar. Every evening on the hour, the Eiffel Tower puts on a 5 minute show with 20,000 sparkling, twinkling...

Bruges is a picturesque, post-card town full of quaint charm. Neither Micah nor I could put down our cameras because there was beauty every which way we turned. As we were walking around on a brisk November day, we decided that the town is exactly...