“It doesn’t matter where you are, you are nowhere compared to where you can go.” – Bob Proctor This quote coincidentally came up on my Momentum dashboard this afternoon, along with a photo of Scotland which made my heart both ache and sing for a trip that is now just a memory and a bunch … More Home: Camden, New Jersey?
Date and Duration: January 2-3, 2015 Although this post is written over a year after it happened, Amsterdam is still burned into my memory. I was staying with my friend in Brussels and wanted to do a small trip on our own. Since this was my first time in Europe, I let her do … More AMSTERDAM
Day 3: Everything is still closed because of the holidays so we walked along the Royal Mile again, Cowgate Street, Rose Street, Princes Street, just wandering and taking it all in. We ended up at Calton Hill with an incredible 360 view of the entire city. Originally, my plan was to go at sunrise to … More EDINBURGH DAY 3 & 4
Day 2: The first day of the New Year! I could walk this city for the rest of my life and never get tired. It’s like every single turn I make is worth a postcard. Today we went to the Edinburgh Castle which was very different from the German castles I’ve been to. This castle … More EDINBURGH DAY 2
Date and Duration: December 31-January 3, 2017 I’m. In. Love. Day 1: We arrived in Edinburgh at around dusk. Before I say anything about this leg of the trip, it should be noted that I had no expectations for Scotland. I didn’t even know Edinburgh was a city. When planning this trip, my friend, Kate, … More EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND DAY 1
Location: MANCHESTER, ENGLAND When I go traveling I try to find a good story to tell my friends when I return. This story found me. As noted in my previous post, Manchester, my friend, Kate, and I stopped in this glorious city as a midpoint between London and Edinburgh, but it ended up being one … More THE NAKED MAN
Date and Duration: December 27-31 (4 days) What an incredible city! Personally, if there was a city that perfectly embodied who I am as a human being, it would be Manchester. Luckily, our hostel was located directly in the city so everything was a walk away, no need for public transportation (although I do miss … More MANCHESTER, ENGLAND