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Welcome to my fabulous trip diaries, where I'll chronicle my 6-week summer adventure. Hopefully, someone other than my mother will be reading this. The adventure begins in a far off land bordering both Europe and the Orient: Turkey. Enjoy! I was super excited for our long layover in Istanbul to do the free city tour [...]
Milan tends to get quite a bit of haterade out there from those who feel it's just another city and nothing special. Too bad for them, because I find Milan to be one of the most fabulous spots in all of Italy for a variety of reasons. Besides the amazing fashion, intricate and friendly locals [...]
When eating in Lisbon, you must eat bacalhau, or codfish. It's the specialty of Portugal. And of course, Port wine. Some restaurant highlights below: 1. Jardin de Graca This restaurant is no frills but yummy and low-priced food. Located in the Alfama district, you´ll find a family owned place that serves hearty portions with delicious [...]
Lisbon is a gorgeous city and the best part-it's one of the cheapest cities in Europe I have visited. Highlights you can't miss: 1. The Roofless Convento Do Carmen Due to the 1755 earthquake, this church is left roofless but it's incredibly charming with it's mix of random items left here and there. 2. The [...]