Travel in Europe – 13 Snapshots

By Erica Connolly Thirteen snapshots captured on the road–just a small slice of the sights you’ll come across when you travel in Europe. Brugge, Belgium “Swan Lake” or something like it. Sintra, Portugal It’s like Disneyland for adults. Toledo, Spain In the rain. Biarritz, France House on a rock. Tarifa, Spain Baby bulls on the beach. I repeat,…

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…

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…

Inspiration: Travel to Granada, Spain [Photo Blog]

Take a moment, stand still, close your eyes, and you can almost feel the history of the city whispering to you.  Sitting on the foothills that lead up to the picturesque Sierra Nevadas, Granada has been home to over 2,500 years of human civilization.  This has given people enough time to create amazing sights like the the Alhambra,…

7 Beautiful Photos of Palma de Mallorca

Palma is the largest city on Mallorca and the access point for the rest of the beautiful island. The city is known for its relaxed atmosphere and wonderful beach-ready climate. Outside of the stunning natural landscapes that make up the areas surrounding Palma, there is a majestic man-made aspect to Palma that is encompassed in…

15 Reasons to Love Verona

15 Reasons to Love Verona [Photo Blog]

Located in northern Italy, Verona, where Romeo and Juliet fell in love, is one of Italy’s most beautiful towns… A wealth of Roman history, UNESCO World Heritage architecture, and small-town Italian charm is just waiting to be discovered. Here are some Verona photos that will make you fall in love.