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Posted by on Jul 12, 2012 in Croatia, Europe

Zadar – Beauty & Convenience

I like beautiful things. I really do. And so do you. But I also have a penchant for hoarding my pennies. Or budgeting shall we say. So when I met Zadar, Croatia – I was thrilled that my love of beauty and Penny-crunching intermingled flawlessly into a convenient little bundle. 

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Posted by on Jun 14, 2012 in Europe, Italy

Duomo Duomo Duom-OH!

I’ve been excited to visit the Duomo is Milan since I first saw a photo of it while doing a project on Milan in Grade 4. Being a lover of churches, I love their open interiors, their high vaulted ceilings, their grandiose. The Duomo is a cream-of-the-crop church. Needless to say I was expecting stars. I walked inside and went hmmm…?. I was worried! Had I churched myself out? Could it be? Had I finally seen it all? Not even close.

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Posted by on Dec 15, 2011 in Argentina, South America

Running into Carnival in Salta, Argentina

I do love the vibe of this city, its easy flow and its cheerful people. When I sat in the central plaza with the sun in the clear blue sky, all I hear is laughter and friendly conversations. The old man next to me calls out to about 10 of his friends who are passing by. This is the good life.

Carnival Anybody?

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