The Grand Train Tour of Switzerland

As I've arrived back in Zurich, where my Swiss adventure began, it seems as if my journey throughout the big cities and the alps of this beautiful country has come to a close (for now). When I last wrote, I had just arrived in Zermatt, home of the Matterhorn. One of the best parts was … Continue reading The Grand Train Tour of Switzerland

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Great Scott! Part 2: Pubs, Plants, and Plenty of Walking

After getting  a much needed night of sleep (almost a full 12 hours) we set out to continue our Edinburgh adventure. The day began with a short walk to the National Museum of Scotland where we spent the better part of 2 hours, although we could've spent all day in there. Considering the age of … Continue reading Great Scott! Part 2: Pubs, Plants, and Plenty of Walking

Great Scott! Part 1: It’s Pronounced Ed-in-buh-ruh

Two weeks ago I had the opportunity to take my first out-of-country weekend trip to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. Although the trip was filled with rain, freezing temperatures, and loads of nonstop walking around the hilly city, it was an amazing trip and I look forward to going back someday! The journey began with … Continue reading Great Scott! Part 1: It’s Pronounced Ed-in-buh-ruh

The City of London and London the City Part 2: The South Bank

There are a few things that you don't realize about London until you actually see it for yourself. One of those things is that, contrary to popular belief, London isn't just all about Big Ben, the London Bridge, and the London Eye. Although all of these things are very large tourist attractions to the city … Continue reading The City of London and London the City Part 2: The South Bank