Three compelling reasons to travel more this year

The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page. –St. Augustine As an introvert, I’m not really good at small talk. But if you really want to engage me, tell me about the cool countries or cities you’ve been to. Having seen some wonderful places myself, I love talking…

I need a vacation from my vacation!

A couple of weeks ago my boyfriend and I were in Germany–Frankfurt, F├╝ssen, Nuremberg, and Berlin. I turned 49 while we were in Berlin. To celebrate, we made our own chocolate at Ritter Sport, attended the Day of German Unity celebration near Brandenburg Gate, and enjoyed a wonderful Spanish tapas meal at Barcelona restaurant near…