España y Portugal

For our 2017 summer vaca + to celebrate out 2 year wedding anniversary, Wil and I decided to tour Spain and Portugal for 2 weeks!  The trip involved lots of walking, and numerous train and flights to get to our different destinations. Monday Sept 11th:  BRU 🛫 MAD We flew from a dreary cold Brussels to sunny…

Weekend Get-away to Copenhagen

With school finally completed, and Wil have some ‘down time’ at work, we decided to take a quick weekend trip to Copenhagen, Denmark. 🇩🇰 At the time of our trip the conversion rate was 7 Dkn = 1 euro. Friday August 25th We had an early morning flight from Charleroi Airport, a 45 min drive from…

31 and Counting

Since we moved to Belgium, I have opted to celebrate my birthday by taking trips vs receiving a gift, and I may never ask for a wrapped present again!  This year, I planned for us to take a 7 day road trip to the south of France. For assistance in creating the schedule, I used this awesome website…

Work and Play in Switzerland

At the end of April Wil had a work trip in Switzerland, so we decided to make a trip of it and visit family in the area….oh, and I was supposed to finish a paper for school.  HA! Sunday April 23rd We flew into Zurich in the early AM.  From Zurich we took the 40min train…

Norway!!

As a gift to ourselves for completing our dissertation proposals myself and 4 other women from my University headed out to Norway for some r&r.  This trip would not have been possible, if Anette, my sometime Zumba partner 😉, had not invited us girls to her family’s cabin. Day 1:  We had a direct flight into Oslo…