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Things to Know Before You Go to Portugal

I’m back! Things have been super crazy on the non-blog end (there will be a post soon!), but long story short I started a new job and things have been very exciting but very busy! I have a ton of posts lined up, including all of my Portugal posts from our trip last month!  I… Continue reading Things to Know Before You Go to Portugal

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How to Pack for a Week in Europe in a Carry On

Hello! I’ve got a quick post today, as I’m busy running around and making sure we’re all ready to go tomorrow! We’re only taking carry-on luggage for this trip, and it’s been less of a challenge than I thought it would be! So before take off, I wanted to share with you all my tips on how… Continue reading How to Pack for a Week in Europe in a Carry On

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The Best Shoes to Wear in Europe

I’m currently in the process of packing for Portugal, and the hardest part for me is definitely what shoes to pack. I have this problem every time I travel- I try to only pack a few pairs and then suddenly I’m trying to cram 5 pairs in my suitcase for a weekend trip! Does anyone… Continue reading The Best Shoes to Wear in Europe

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Portobello Road, Notting Hill, and More

To wrap up my London posts, I’m squishing our last two days together into one post! To finish up our time, we squeezed in all the extra sights and must-do’s on our lists. Friday morning we headed to Kensington Palace, home of Will and Kate, because we wanted to visit the exhibit of Princess Diana’s clothes. … Continue reading Portobello Road, Notting Hill, and More

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A Day Trip to Stonehenge and Windsor

To be totally honest, I was not that excited about our trip to Stonehenge. I was already disappointed that we couldn’t visit Highclere Castle (aka Downton Abbey) as it wasn’t open for the season yet. My consolation prize was a trip to Windsor Castle, but I’ll get to that later in this post.  I had… Continue reading A Day Trip to Stonehenge and Windsor

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How to Survive Long Flights

With two Europe trips on my calendar for this year, I’m breaking out all my tried-and-true tips for surviving long flights, layovers, multiple security checks, and all the other drama that comes with flying. Since international is a whole other animal, I’m sharing my favorite tips for how to survive long flights! If you’ve ever read even… Continue reading How to Survive Long Flights

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What I’m Taking to London

As of today, I have 2 more weeks until I’m off to London! Since I’m a planner, I’ve already been working on my packing list and what we’ll be doing/seeing every day. I’ve been once, for a quick weekend trip while I was studying abroad, but I would love any tips/recommendations/etc! Before I pack up, I… Continue reading What I’m Taking to London