Train

Day trip to Positano from Rome

The Amalfi Coast is a popular side trip out of Rome, and for a good reason. The cliff-perched villages and umbrella strewn beaches are straight out of a postcard. If you want to visit a location that screams Under the Tuscan Sun (well, the part where she isn’t in Tuscany) and all things Italy, this […] Read more…

Across Norway: The Video!

I didn’t want this gem to get lost in the previous post, so it gets its very own! Jimmy and I (finally) jumped on board the GoPro train. Really, we should have before our honeymoon, but we kept saying “We will never use it” and then “Oh this would have been a good tie to […] Read more…

Across Norway: Flåm and the Sognefjord

And now, the final leg of our Norway trip! …well, really, more like the middle. Today, I am recapping the center part of our trip: the Flåm Railway and the Sognefjord cruise. After our afternoon in Oslo, we boarded a train to Myrdal, where we would switch over the the Flåm Railway. This train is one […] Read more…

Germany: Bavarian Castles

Our next stop along our German trails was Füssen, in the southern most point of the country, near to the border of Austria. Being as German as possible From Rothenburg, we spent most of the day making train connections down to Füssen. As we left the Rothenburg station, heavy snow began to fall, and all […] Read more…

Germany: The Romantic Road

Germany wasn’t initially on our list of places we really just HAD to get to. Sounds great, but, eh, there’s also Italy and Russia and all that. However, we have a friend in Stuttgart and Jimmy found some ridiculously affordable flights to Frankfurt over his long Easter weekend. So, why not? As I started investigating […] Read more…