A Look Inside Sagrada Familia

Construction of Sagrada Familia was started in 1882, so we are looking at 135 years so far at it is not complete yet! Construction of Sagrada Familia progress has been slow to complete, but is actually nearing the end…But when will Sagrada Familia be done you ask??

15 Reasons You’ll Fall In Love With Lisbon!

It is so easy to fall in love with Lisbon…any amount of time there will never be enough and you will be left craving more! Check out our list below of the best things to do in Lisbon, Portugal and…

Visiting the Ruins of Herculaneum

Six months ago I had never heard of Herculaneum. Everyone knows the story of Pompeii and it’s destruction during Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79 AD. Herculaneum suffered the same fate but was not discovered until more recent times. When you first arrive at the site of the ruins you are …

Cruising Italy: A Shore Excursion to Rome

A shore excursion to Rome…it just sounds strange. Normally we do not book excursions thru the cruise lines. Most of the time you end up with a lot of people in your group, you pay way too much mon…

Walking the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona

As you are walking the streets of the gothic quarter in Barcelona it’s difficult to not get caught up in the moment. Everything is right there within a very short walking distance (and if you need…

Navigating The Barcelona Metro Like A Pro

Barcelona. You have a wonderful metro system. Even as a traveler that does not speak the languages that are common here, I have found that your metro system was easy to navigate and not…

Glasgow Cathedral & The Necropolis

When we decided to travel to Scotland, I knew that one of the places I wanted to visit (nearly top of the list) was the Glasgow Cathedral and Necropolis.  We actually ended up going out of our way to visit, but it was worth it.  When I saw pictures of …

Doctor Who Experience

Doctor Who Experience?? Calling all Whovian! Calling all Whovians! I have to admit to you that when planning our trip to the UK, I did send us a few hours out of our way just to go to this museum. The museum is currently (Aug 2015) located in Cardiff, but …