Guide to Maximizing Travels in Europe

  We spent six years of our lives divided between Amsterdam and Dublin and were afforded the opportunity to travel around Europe extensively. Bell calls me a “hopeless maximizer” because I have a hard time overpaying for things and strive for the optimum experience for our money. This means we usually don’t travel around major…

Where Wanderlust Marriage Travelled: 2014 Recap

  2013 was a huge year of travelling for us, as we combined to visit 12 countries on four continents. 2014 was equally a big year of travel, and we also moved continents. After over six years living in Europe, between Amsterdam and Dublin, we relocated back to the United States. But we moved to…

A Wealth of Attractions to Conveniently Explore in Barcelona

  Last month we visited magnificent Barcelona for an academic conference and our 9 year wedding anniversary, in a lovely stay that totalled 6 days. When not working, we had a fantastic time exploring inspiring architecture, art and enjoying delicious food. We also asked Barcelona Tourism to provide us with a 2 day Barcelona card…

Celebrating a Wedding Anniversary in Barcelona

  Last week we celebrated our 9 year wedding anniversary in Barcelona. It was Bell’s first time in the capital of Catalunya, and my first visit to Spain’s second city in twelve years. I was first inspired to visit Barcelona during the 1992 Summer Olympics, when I was 13 and an avid sports fan. The…