I had no expectations for my visit to Valencia, Spain (in fact, I was just visiting because of its proximity to the town where La Tomatina takes place), but it ended up surprising me. In this post, I share why I enjoyed my time in this Spanish city and why you should stop there if you have extra time in Spain.
Around the world, huge festivals attract tens of thousands of people because everyone likes a good party. More importantly, everyone likes a party with a good food fight, which is why everyone descends on Bunol, Spain on the last Wednesday of August. Each year around 30,000 people come to the city to take part in […]
Paris. Poets, artists, playwrights, writers, journalists, statesmen, and more have all written about it. All came to Paris and walked away in love. It’s hard not to fall in love with Paris. It’s a magical place, and I can see why so many flock here. Paris exudes culture, sophistication, and style. And, like millions before […]
Traveling Paris in August. Thousands of Parisians flee the city for their annual summer vacations. Thousands of tourists flood in to take their place. If you happen to be one of them, it’s a great time to be here: the weather is nice, the parks and gardens are green, and the streets are a little […]
The Lake District is located in Cumbria, on the northwest coast of England about an hour from the Scottish border. The Lake District is to northern England what Cornwall is to the south, and I can’t figure out which one I enjoyed more. They’re both beautiful. The lakes are a result of the last ice […]
Being in London, one of the most expensive cities in the world, on one of the tightest budgets in the world, I’ve been learning how to navigate the city while spending as little money as possible. If you ever find yourself here on a tight budget, here are some free things to do in London: […]