Ouzoud Falls, Morocco; the tallest water fall in Morocco

If you’ve been following my journeys, you know we used Marrakech, Morocco as a springboard to travel and soak in as much Moroccan culture, sights, and experiences as we possibly could in the short 6 days we were there. The country boasts so much to see and do, and I feel like we only scratched…

Marrakech, Morocco

Morocco has been a destination that has piqued my interest for quite come time. It’s close in proximity to the United Kingdom, a cheap Ryanair flight from London Stansted (like $75 roundtrip if booked in advance) — but it’s AFRICA, a continent that I’ve never been to! We decided to go over Christmas holiday, because…

Brussels, Belgium

We had the opportunity to take a quick trip to Belgium recently, and I’m so glad we did! We’d gone to Brugge last year, but hadn’t been to Brussels yet. Living in England, Belgium is an easy drive – you just need to book a crossing on the Chunnel or a ferry. We opted for…

Oswiecim, Poland

Oswiecim. Translation: Auschwitz. I know what you’re thinking. Why would anyone want to visit a Nazi Extermination Camp and witness the horrors and remnants of a cold, calculated plan that can only be described as pure evil? The sheer magnitude of it all, even viewed from a distance in our books, computer screens, and televisions,…

Ickworth House and Gardens

The Ickworth House is a beautiful neoclassical house set in the countryside near Bury St. Edmunds. The estate was established in 1467 and the current house was built around 1800. The estate was the Hervey family’s home for 500 years. Presently, there is a hotel on the site, but you can still tour the original…