Hello faithful readers! Here is the long-intended first installment post on our trip to Greece. I could wax poetic about the incredible beauty of the Greek Islands or the history-filled grains of dust scattered all over the striking ruins of the Athens Acropolis....that’s easy to do! And there are millions of travel articles, guides, and other … Continue reading Eating our way around Greece: Crete and Athens
Hello friends! Here are some overdue updates after several recent adventures throughout the Scottish Hebridean Islands. I have recently been feeling quite beleaguered by my new job which is both physically and mentally exhausting while also not something I like doing. So that's a bummer. But otherwise, things are good, and G and I have … Continue reading Hebridean Island adventures
As for my second most recent adventure, Greg and I spent a long weekend roaming around the Netherlands! Despite some frustrating challenges, I am continually amazed at how lucky I am to be in a position to do so much traveling around Europe at a relatively low cost. I am working on expressing more gratitude. … Continue reading Dutch adventures
As promised, here is a post dedicated to the few adventures we've taken recently outside of Glasgow. We also took a trip to the amazing Cairngorms National Park last April, so you may see my post on that here. Firstly, the Scottish countryside is completely full of three things: 1) great natural beauty, 2) impressive … Continue reading Scottish adventures
When trying to come up with a clever title for this post about my trip to Scotland, I thought of this "Great Scott" business, but I wasn't 100% sure what it actually means. So I asked the internet. I guess it is appropriate as a title here. The very best part about this particular trip … Continue reading Great Scott!