Exploring Excellent Cafes in Seattle

  Seattle is a wonderful American destination for a city break or a pit stop to check out the gorgeous scenery that completely surrounds the city. In winter you can go skiing or snowboarding close by and during warmer months you can hike the mountains or catch a ferry across Pugent Sound to one of…

2014 American Travel Recap, with Road Trip Tips

  2014 was an eventful year of traveling for us as we visited ten countries and moved to Boston after living in Europe for over six years. We already re-capped the international portion and as we also visited ten states, plus Washington, D.C. (twice) in 2014, we decided to also publish an American travel recap…

Columbia Center in Seattle: Best View of the City

  By Alex¬† The most iconic image of Seattle is the Space Needle, the tower built for the 1962 World’s Fair. Standing at 605 feet tall and being one of the first structures in the world with a revolving dining room, it’s such a popular attraction that you should be prepared to wait at least…

Paying Respect to the Military at Arlington National Cemetery

  This post coincides with Veterans Day in the United States, or Armistice Day internationally, or Remembrance Day in the Commonwealth countries. Veterans Day in America commemorates the service of all men and women who have served in the US armed forces. Internationally, November 11th is Armistice Day, which commemorates the signing of the treaty…