America’s Oldest Public University, UNC-Chapel Hill

  We recently spent nearly a week in beautiful Chapel Hill, North Carolina, home to the oldest public university in the country, UNC-Chapel Hill. It opened in 1795 and has grown to particularly excel in the fields of medicine, law and athletics, consistently having one of the best college basketball teams in the country (Michael…

How to Spend One Day in Amsterdam

  Over the course of over ten years together, we’ve lived in six cities spanning three continents. While Melbourne, Australia ranks as the “most livable” of the bunch, none have been more beautiful than Amsterdam, where we spent 3 and 1/2 years and often reminisce about quaint picnics on picturesque canals. Schipol Airport is the…

Tips on Areas to Stay in Krakow, Poland

Being a quarter Polish I had always wanted to visit Poland, to sample the last remaining segment of my heritage that I had yet to explore. With wonderful architecture, food, nightlife and centuries of incredible history, Krakow didn’t let my high expectations down. This post highlights tips on areas to stay in Krakow. In a…