Planes, trains and automobiles! – I’m coming home!

After 6 countries, 5 different languages, 7 flights, 12 trains, numerous buses, taxis, water taxis, subways and bikes I am at the end of my month long European vacation! I saw many amazing countries, England, Scotland, Spain, Portugal, Italy, and France. Experienced different vibes of amazing cities, London, Glasgow, Ibiza, Madrid, Lisbon, Rome, Florence, Venice,Continue reading “Planes, trains and automobiles! – I’m coming home!”

The French Rivera – where the rich and famous play

Thursday afternoon, we arrived at our last and final destination Nice, France located in the heart of the Cote des Azur or better known as the French Rivera. The city of Nice is shaped around the glistening turquoise waters of the mediterranean sea, and neighbors the famous Principality of Monaco. Our first day in Nice,Continue reading “The French Rivera – where the rich and famous play”

Belem, Portugal

Our second day in Lisbon we decided to head to the town of Belem. There was a lot of history in this little town, and even the place of resistance for the Portuguese President.  We walked around the town, and looked at all of the historical monuments that were set out on the water.  TheContinue reading “Belem, Portugal”

Lisboa, Portugal

On Monday morning, after a long journey on our over night train, we arrived in the motherland Portugal! My mother and her family were born in the Portuguese islands of the Azores, they were from the largest island Sao Miguel. My mother came to Canada when she was 5. Even though we have been toContinue reading “Lisboa, Portugal”

Don’t stop believing

There are so many pretty parts about Australia so far, and one of my favourite‚Äôs is the cool rock formations. They look like pieces of toffee, and are so fascinating to look at. We even saw some people sitting in them reading. Definitely a perfect spot to sit…read a book…tan…and watch the surfers! We foundContinue reading “Don’t stop believing”