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Europe Travel Tips, Travel

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}

Asia, Southeast Asia Travel Diary, Travel

Day 5: Exploring Angkor Wat (Small Circuit)

Preface Before I go too far into our adventure in Cambodia, I wanted to give you a little history and context to some of what you'll read in the next few posts. Cambodia is in a post-war state. The country is very poor and its people are still suffering from the atrocities imposed by the… Continue reading Day 5: Exploring Angkor Wat (Small Circuit)

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Day 4: Bangkok to Siem Reap and Phnom Bakheng Sunset

August 31, 2018 At 3:30 am we woke up, gathered our things, then checked out of the Novotel. It was relatively quiet in the airport at that time so we were up to the check-in counter by 4:30 am. It was so interesting to see the number of people sleeping everywhere. It was like anywhere… Continue reading Day 4: Bangkok to Siem Reap and Phnom Bakheng Sunset

Asia, Southeast Asia Travel Diary, Travel

Day 3: Arriving in Seoul and Flying to Bangkok

August 30, 2018 About 2 hours before landing we were served breakfast. Eric and I both got the cheese omelet with chicken sausage. I didn't eat the sausage but the omelet was good. My fruit had mold on it though so that wasn't very appetizing. I checked the map before we landed and realized the… Continue reading Day 3: Arriving in Seoul and Flying to Bangkok

Flight to Seoul
Asia, Southeast Asia Travel Diary, Travel

Days 1 & 2: Atlanta, Georgia to Seoul, South Korea

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - Wednesday, August 29, 2018 This day actually started at night. Our flight to Seoul, South Korea from Atlanta, Georgia wasn't until Midnight so we both worked a full day and still had time to go home to shower before we left for the airport. Around 9:00 pm, we called a… Continue reading Days 1 & 2: Atlanta, Georgia to Seoul, South Korea

Packing Tips, Packing, Planning, and Beyond, Travel

How to Pack Light for a Big Trip Abroad

The phrase "packing light" is relative. If you usually travel with a giant suitcase with two decently sized carry-ons, your version of packing light may not be the same as mine. For our 25-day trip to Europe, I only brought one large backpack and a small daypack and I am so excited to be doing… Continue reading How to Pack Light for a Big Trip Abroad

Europe Travel Tips, Travel

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

Brussels
Europe Travel Tips

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

Cathedral in Brussels
Europe Travel Tips, Travel

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

Santorini Sunset
Europe Travel Tips, Travel

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

Europe Travel Tips, Travel

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