Istanbul Wrap-up: June 21, 2014

Re-cap: I haven’t blogged on the past three days on the trip because we’ve been so busy and I’ve been so exhausted at night. On our last day in Istanbul we went over to the Asian side of the city, which we got to on train/metro super underground below the water. It wasn’t as busy [...]

A Schnip of Schnitzel: Istanbul Arrival Day

We arrived in Istanbul, Turkey at around 6pm tonight which commenced our 17 day european excursion. After a dreadful eleven hour flight composed of movies (The Grand Budapest Hotel and Annie Hall: both lighthearted quirky movies that I recommend) and comedy tv, we landed in Paris at the Charles De Gaulle and it felt reminiscent [...]

A Festive, Feast-full Fall

Serena and I realized that we love going all out for the holidays, and even dressing up ourselves and our rooms to accommodate the changing seasons and liven up our moods. From cozy knits to dozens of cinnamon spice candles and lattes, we decided that the basics just weren't enough. Aren't the holidays about celebrating [...]