St. Emilion – French Wine Country

June 2, 2018 – June 3, 2018 A romantic weekend trip to wine country, what could be better? For my better half’s birthday, we decided to spend a relaxing weekend in St. Emilion, about a 40 minute drive from Bordeaux. The early morning flight to Bordeaux put us in St. Emilion around 10am, after first…

Christmas in Colmar

December 8, 2017 – December 10, 2017 Colmar might be the cutest Christmas city in the world. It seriously looked like a fairy tale. Like maybe where Hansel and Gretel ate the gingerbread houses. And they sure do know how to throw a Christmas market. The whole town was decked out in it’s best green…

Oui Paris

October 13, 2015 – October 15, 2015 I went from having never visited Paris in almost 27 years to visiting in 3 times in 6 months. It never ceases to amaze me and there’s always something new to do. It’s quickly moving up the list of my favorite European cities. We booked this trip at…

Champagne in Champagne

August 3, 2017 – August 6, 2017 For my 28th birthday, I decided to be basic and spend the day drinking Champagne in Champagne #Louvre&Veuve. I figured this was one of the only birthdays where I could make a request like this and have it granted. Reims, the largest city in the Champagne region, is…

We heart Paris

April 30, 2017 – May 2, 2017 When I heard that my good friends Hope and Raney were heading on a Euro Trip to Amsterdam -> Paris -> Barcelona -> Ibiza, I knew that I wanted to join them on at least one of those legs. Since Paris just a short 3 hour train ride…

Very Nice

February 18, 2017 – February 19, 2017 It’s been a dreary few weeks in the Dam, so we headed south for the weekend to the beautiful French Riviera. The weather was absolutely perfect – not a cloud in the sky and no jacket necessary. Thank goodness I dug my sunglasses out of the bottom of…