Category Archives: Traveling

Washington & Oregon Adventuring

It’s no secret that we’re a little bit of the fly by the seat of your pants, bargain hunting, suckers for beauty and adventure type. So when we found round trip flights to Portland for $60 we snagged them. In the name of adventure, seeing new places, and experiencing Autumn in the flesh, we decided […]

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Adventure 2012: London

We really had no agenda for our time in London. There was only one plan and that was to see Peter and Lindsay. We met up with them and explored the city together. It was so fun to see all of the preparation for the Olympics being finished up. It’s amazing to me how much […]

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Adventure 2012: Belgium

Our time in Belgium was a total whirlwind. We arrived and took a train straight to Bruges. Bruges reminded me of a cutesy and clean Venice. It was almost so cutesy and clean that it felt fake. Haha. We kept on talking about how much it felt like Disneyland. We spent the whole day wandering the […]

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Adventure 2012: Ireland 6

We left Galway early in the morning. We were making the long, beautiful drive from Galway to Dublin and wanted to do some hiking in between.  We stopped at Glendalough in Wicklow County Park. If you are familiar with the movie “PS I Love You”, this is the area where a lot of that was […]

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Adventure 2012: Ireland 5

We woke up in Doolin and loaded our bags in the car. We were going to be driving through the Burren region, beautiful Connemara, and ending in Galway.  The Burren is such a fascinating place. It’s an ancient sea bed and seems lifeless and barren at first glance but after a closer look, you find […]

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Adventure 2012: Ireland 3

Our drive around the Ring of Kerry ended in dingle. We checked in to our hostel and got all settled in for our couple day stay there. We ran to the store and whipped up a quick dinner before we headed out to look for our pub for the night. We wandered the streets, following […]

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