Two Irish Lads And Me

Hello, blogger world! It sure has been a while since I've written. Currently, I am sitting inside IHSP Hostel in Chicago. I arrived on Monday to spend a week exploring and hanging out before I move into University Center near the loop and start my summer internship at the marketing office of a very well … Continue reading Two Irish Lads And Me

12 Things You Learn When You Adventure The World Alone

Imagine that you’re alone, standing at the top of the Eiffel Tour just as the sun sets. What goes through your mind at that very moment? As your eyes wander, do you feel a sense of peace and excitement standing there alone? There are many benefits to traveling alone. Here are 12 things I’ve gained … Continue reading 12 Things You Learn When You Adventure The World Alone

Let the Memories Count the Miles and Never Be Forgotten

Its the day after Christmas. My flight out of Midway Airport in Chicago landed at 9:30 a.m. on the 23. My The Academy Is Almost Here 10 Year Anniversary Tour adventures have come to an end. As I write this, I am sitting in my room listening to the "Fast Times" album on vinyl. Chicago … Continue reading Let the Memories Count the Miles and Never Be Forgotten

Top 5 Places to Visit in Portland

I haven't done this yet. But it's worth my while to write this & worth yours to take note if you plan on visiting Portland. The Pacific Northwest is a rainy, hipster-esque, beautiful place. Portland is the heart of all those things. Here's where you need to go.   For all you bookworms out there, Powell's … Continue reading Top 5 Places to Visit in Portland

Louisville- The Highlands

While I haven't spent much time in Louisville, I suggest anyone visiting go to The Highlands area. With wall murals and open late cafes and bars, this place is a Hipster area. From seeing the string lights hanging at cafes and the comic book store that's open until 2 am on Friday night, I think … Continue reading Louisville- The Highlands

Amsterdam

  The most beautiful aspect of Amsterdam, in my opinion, is their intricate and vast span of canals. Whether you wander up and down the canal streets during the day or night, the view is breathtaking.    At night, the lights shine and reflect off the water. You can see the setting sun or rising moon as … Continue reading Amsterdam

Edinburgh

I found this house as I wandered around Circus Place in Edinburgh, Scotland. One thing that stood out for me was how GREEN Scotland was. Not only did I see the castle atop of a green hill/mountain. But there were flourishing gardens and parks every way I turned. It was truly stunning. The color is … Continue reading Edinburgh