Reasons to Live in Paris or Not to Live in Paris

Reasons to Live in Paris or Not to Live in Paris

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Every time we go on vacation, my husband says we should move here. Every. Single. Time. It doesn’t matter where we go or what we are doing, he has us packed and moved, only minutes into the trip. As a result of this obsession to move, we came up with a list of reasons we …

Travel to Europe With Kids or Without Kids?

Travel to Europe With Kids or Without Kids?

One of my biggest concerns when we decided to travel to Europe was the children.  Having two kids, 13 and 9, I wasn’t sure if it was ‘age appropriate.’  Would they appreciate it?   Would they enjoy the vacation?  Would they be happier only a few hours away at Hershey Park?

After thinking about …

Amsterdam Shopping, Dining and More!!

Amsterdam Shopping, Dining and More!!

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Amsterdam is one of the most amazing places to visit. On a recent trip to Amsterdam, we had one of the most amazing days.  With nothing  planned and nothing on the calendar, the day was all ours. We tossed around visiting a couple of museums but nothing was etched in stone (or printed on paper).

Amsterdam: Anne Frank Museum and a Canal Tour

Amsterdam: Anne Frank Museum and a Canal Tour

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The Anne Frank Museum is the actual hiding place where Ann Frank wrote her diary during the Second World War. With photographs, films and original objects illustrated, it is impossible to leave the home and think about anything but Anne Frank and all she and her family endured, before being captured by the Nazi’s and …

Day 6 – From Paris to Amsterdam

Day 6 - From Paris to Amsterdam

Today is a travel day. We left Paris and are headed to Amsterdam. My family wasn’t off the train two hours before they decided they loved Amsterdam even more than they loved Paris.

Since we didn’t arrive until dinner time, we ate and went back to the hotel. A number of the shops were …

Paris – The Eiffel Tower Facts and Photos

Paris - The Eiffel Tower Facts and Photos

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One of the most famous landmarks in the world is the Eiffel Tower located in Paris, France.  Day or night, the Eiffel Tower is breathtaking.

Here are some interesting facts about the Eiffel Tower:

When was the Eiffel Tower built? 1889

Why was the Eiffel Tower built? for the World’s Fair in 1889. It …

Notre Dame, Versailles and the Latin Quarter – Paris

Notre Dame, Versailles and the Latin Quarter - Paris

It’s our first night sleeping in Paris in an apartment I rented in the middle of no where. While I couldn’t sleep – my family could. I woke up at 5:30am to a drunk person singing in the courtyard and was up for the day. I woke the family at 8:15 and we were out …

How to Prepare to Travel from The United States to Europe

How to Prepare to Travel from The United States to Europe

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Traveling is fun and exciting. When you stay in your home country it is easy, you pack for where you are going and call it a day. Traveling to another country is a bit more work and can be overwhelming. We have compiled a list for you to make it easy when traveling overseas.