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5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Traveling to Santorini

I have to admit, when I was on the hunt for our Greek island getaway to top off our month-long Europe trip, Santorini was towards the bottom of the list. Why? Because EVERYONE travels to Santorini. It's very touristy and I was looking for the quintessential Greek island without the crowds. So how did we… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Traveling to Santorini

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5 Tips for a 24-hour Layover in Brussels

Long layovers are genius. Our time in Brussels was the first layover I didn't spend in an airport and I don't know how I've lived this long without doing one. For those travelers like us with a limited amount of time away from work, this is the ideal way to sneak in an additional city… Continue reading 5 Tips for a 24-hour Layover in Brussels

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Exploring Brussels in One Day

Brussels is the perfect place to make a quick stop. The city is very walkable and you can fit almost everything in within 24-hours. Below I've listed my top things to do in Brussels from "must-do" to "skip if you don't have time." Technically everything is free unless you buy something of course. Enjoy! 1.… Continue reading Exploring Brussels in One Day

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LE Top 10: Best Things to do in Santorini

Santorini is what people think of as the quintessential Greek island. Visions of beautiful whitewashed buildings and vibrant blue domes dotting the villages come straight to mind. The island can be crowded which can be a turn-off to some. But if you have limited time, Santorini is one Greek island that is very easy and… Continue reading LE Top 10: Best Things to do in Santorini

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A First Timer’s Guide to Paris

Paris is a wonderful city to explore for anyone visiting Europe for the first time. It's a big, beautiful, and has so much to offer. However, if you've never been, you might be a little nervous and have a few questions. I've been to Paris twice and Europe in general three times. I researched as… Continue reading A First Timer’s Guide to Paris

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Paris Sightseeing: Know Before You Go

Paris is full of things to do, but you don't need a month to see the main sights. We recently went for 3 days and saw almost everything we wanted to see. This was my second time to Paris and Eric's first, so our focus was on the main tourist sights. I broke down everything… Continue reading Paris Sightseeing: Know Before You Go

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Athens, Greece: The Perfect One Day Itinerary

Ever since I started this journey of travel blogging, I've received numerous questions regarding planning and how to build itineraries for different cities. Recently, I received a question about Athens, Greece that sparked this post: "I have one full day in Athens, Greece before heading to my next destination. What is the best itinerary for… Continue reading Athens, Greece: The Perfect One Day Itinerary

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LE Top 10: Travel Favorites {Europe Edition}

If you do a quick search on Amazon for "Travel Products", you'll be scrolling for days. So what is actually useful when you're on the go? Here are my top 10 favorite travel items from our trip to Europe! 1. Packing Cubes I have to admit, when I first heard about packing cubes, I thought… Continue reading LE Top 10: Travel Favorites {Europe Edition}

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How to Pack for a Backpacking Trip Through Europe

When we first started planning for Europe a year ago, the thought of backpacking never crossed my mind. I'm not ashamed to say I love my clothes and toiletries. Eric would tell you I could help stock Sephora if they ever ran out of beauty products! Alas, sense washed over me and I started having… Continue reading How to Pack for a Backpacking Trip Through Europe