Things to do in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mostar was the highlight of my Balkans trip. Of all the places I visited along the way, the very close top three is Sibenik, Sarajevo, and Mostar. Sibenik, Croatia was a lovely break from the hoards of tourists, but Sarajevo and Mostar had that one major factor that really endears me to a place…. and […]

A Day Trip to Rockport, MA

If you have a trip to Boston planned (or even if you live in the city) and are looking to spend some time soaking up some of that quintessential New England charm, Rockport is a great choice. Though there are plenty of things to do in Rockport, if you’re short on time, you can still […]

Searching for the Best Donuts in Boston

Over the course of a month, I visited all the popular donut shops in the area to figure out who has the best donuts in Boston. It was a grueling task (which if you watch my Instagram story, I’m sure you heard me complain at least once during the month), and I hit a “donut […]

Below the Terrace: What’s Under the Dufferin Terrasse?

One of the main attractions in Quebec City is the mega-opulent Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac. It feels a little weird to say that a hotel is such a popular destination, but this place has more of a castle feel than anything else. The 18-storey, 600-room hotel is by far the tallest, most prominent point on […]

Amsterdam in 36 Hours

The weather had been a pretty consistent light drizzle (and cold) in England, so when I arrived at my hostel next to Amsterdam’s Vondelpark and the girl checking me in said that the next day was going to be really rainy, I was jolted back to the reality that… different places have different weather patterns. […]