Packing for a Beach Vacation: Summer Style Watch

Ever get stumped when packing for a beach vacation? I've been learning (slowly) about the value of packing everything so that it fits into one "color story," making it easier to mix and match items when you're on the go. Here are some of the cloth... Read More

Contiki European Vista: Know Before You Go

If you've read my previous posts, I think it's overwhelmingly clear that I had an amazing time on my Contiki European Vista. For those considering a trip and looking for more info, here's my guide to all things Contiki. Photo credit: Contiki ... Read More

Contiki European Vista Day 21: Even more Amsterdamage

May 22, 2014 I maintain that I can't really share stories about Amsterdam nights with you, but I can tell you this: Quite a few of our number never made it down to breakfast on Day 21. Too bad too, because the Blue Square Hotel provided another deli... Read More

Contiki European Vista Day 18: Ahoj, Prague!

May 19, 2014 I woke up this morning feeling wonderfully well-rested, and enjoyed another delicious Eastern European breakfast. Their obsession with meats and sausage made for some great breakfast spreads. After breakfast, we all walked a couple b... Read More

Contiki European Vista Day 15: München

May 16, 2014 I woke up this morning to another amazing breakfast at Haus Lukkas, and a noticeable change in the mood of my fellow tour-mates. I forgot to mention in the two previous posts that all of that Emergen-C didn't help: Myself and nearly ... Read More