I left Cinque Terre with a feeling of peace ~ I’d spent the day and a half I had there mostly in the sea, swimming between rocks with Katie. I was sad to leave Katie, but I felt ready and excited to begin research in Spain. My first train was to a station only 7 … More Whoops wrong Barcelona
We left for Valbone with barely a clue as to what we were doing. We had a new travel partner though, Agustín, who we met at Mi Casa es Tu Casa in Shkoder (aka the best hostel ever with the cutest dog, Ziggy Stardust). 1st mode of transportation: a minibus filled with travelers and a … More Walking, plants, people I’ll always remember… Albania.
I don’t know what day of the week it is, and I am beyond thankful. The past few days have been filled with so many experiences. As I write this I realize what a privilege it is to travel, which affords me the chance to be in a mindset which opens me to new thoughts … More Albania: Tirana and Shkoder
We accidentally spent our first night in Amsterdam in the Red Light District. Anna and I landed in Amsterdam around 9 pm and had somehow thought we were going to land earlier in the afternoon. We were going to find a campground I’d looked into, but it was too late to try to find our … More First night in the Red Light District