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”

All aboard the night train! Madrid to Lisbon

Saturday night we boarded a train from Madrid, Spain to head to Lisbon, Portugal. I have always wanted to ride in a sleeper train, and that day finally came.    For the second half of my euro trip with my mom, we have Eurail passes. This gives us the advantage to travel throughout different countriesContinue reading “All aboard the night train! Madrid to Lisbon”

Madrid – delayed flights, language barriers & strep throat

Saturday morning I flew out of Ibiza and into Madrid where I anxiously awaited my moms arrival a few hours later. As I waited for my mom, I ate breakfast, and tried my best to rest up and try to feel better for the day ahead, as I had awoken with a terrible sore throat,Continue reading “Madrid – delayed flights, language barriers & strep throat”

Under the sea – Diving in Ibiza

On Thursday I went diving on the coast of Ibiza. My first dive was at 9 am and my second dive was at 4 pm. The first dive, I went alone with a big group of of people, and the second dive Katie joined me for her first ever dive! During the dives we lotsContinue reading “Under the sea – Diving in Ibiza”