A Magical Day in Venice

By Teri Franklin The city of Venice is an enchanted place—actually 118 different places. Venice is made up of 118 islands, separated by 177 canals and linked by 416 bridges. Its beauty is majestic, and I wanted to share a few moments from our day there last summer. We arrived in Venice via water taxi.…

Villa Borghese - Fountains of Rome

Glimmering Fountains of Rome [Photo Blog]

Does your travel plan include a trip to Rome? The gleaming fountains of Rome reflect the artistic history of this ancient city. Around just about every corner you can find a carved masterpiece bubbling with life… Created from the imaginations of artists like Bernini and Barberini. Come explore the beauty… Sit a while and take in…

Top 10 Most Picture-Perfect Places in Madrid

By Courtney Likkel No trip to Spain is complete without visiting the beautiful capital of Madrid. Contributing its own unique flavor to the cultural amalgam of modern day Spain, Madrid’s vibrant personality abounds with history, attractions and unparalleled photo opportunities alike. Here are the Top 10 Most Picture-Perfect Places in Madrid that you won’t want…

Olympic National Park

Beaches of Southern Italy [Photo Blog]

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach – waiting for a gift from the sea. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh There’s something about the meeting of land and water that has a profound impact on us, whether it creates happiness or…