Best Travel of the Year at Reflections Enroute

Best Travel of the Year at Reflections Enroute

  As this past year comes to a close, Jim and I cannot be happier about what we’ve done, what we’ve seen, and the lessons learned along the way. Who says, “You can’t teach a dog new tricks?” It seems […]

Top Travelers Reveal Their Best Trips Part 2

Where will you go next year? Part 2 of Travelers revealing their top destinations is here!

Albania is Jim’s top pick of the places we visited last year. We took a great little road trip to some fantastic places and it just surprised us how warm and friendly the people were as well as how much […]

Painting Marzipan and Learning the Sweet History of Tallinn

“A little part of the marzipan master’s soul is left in every piece.” While in Tallinn, I really wanted to do a cooking lesson, but I could not find anything that suited me. Then I came across a chocolate making […]

Exploring Tbilisi: Our Top Ten List

Exploring Tbilisi: Our Top Ten List

The State of Tourism in Tbilisi One thing we’ve noticed while traveling around eastern Europe is that some countries have come out from under the Soviet umbrella in better shape than others. Maybe it’s part of the troubled past of […]

The Unforgettable Top Ten of La Belle Paris

The Unforgettable Top Ten of Belle Paris

Paris.  She is unique.  She is beautiful.  She will wear you out! There was never a time when I didn’t want to go to Paris. From music to movies, fashion to food, it’s always to be found in Paris. The […]

Rubbing Elbows with the Rich and Famous – Top 10 Things to do in Monaco

Top 10 Things to do in Monaco

Monaco, the land of the rich and the famous, right? Well, it turns out there’s so much more to this tiny little principality clinging to the side of a rocky ledge overlooking the French Mediterranean. In fact, it should come […]

Scrambling to See Taipei in 48 Hours; Fascinating and Tasty!

48 Hours in Taipei

Taipei is often overlooked as a destination in Asia, maybe due to it’s location where many foreigners must obtain a visa prior to entry. You don’t actually need a visa (if you’re American or European and some Asian countries) to […]

7 Tips for Winning German Christmas Markets with Kids!

7 Tips for Winning German Christmas Markets with Kids

‘Tis the Season! Everywhere I look there are signs up for the opening of the Christmas markets. I’m so excited! There’s nothing better than grabbing some friends, getting all bundled up, and heading out to the nearest market square to […]

A New Dawn Rises on Skopje, Macedonia

Skopje Macedonia

Jim and I arrived in Skopje well after the sun had set, and we had booked our room in a hotel right in the middle of the city. Even though it was after ten on a weekday, the downtown area was […]

Top 10 Things to do in Malta

Malta Top 10

Malta – A Tiny Group of Islands Packed with Great Activities When the Order of the Knights of St. John were defeated at Rhodes by the Turks, Suleyman the Magnificient allowed them to withdraw. They fled across the Mediteranean in […]

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