On our second full day in Tokyo, we had a free day to run around as a family. And run around we did…
As we continued on our first full day in Tokyo, we headed to the Senso-Ji Temple: one of the oldest and most famous Buddhist temples in Japan.
After our travel-filled day in the air, our first full day in Tokyo was full of history, culture, and (of course) culture shock.
On Wednesday, our trip to Japan began!
In 104 days, my family and I are heading to…
As the Digital Marketing Manager at Z SUPPLY, I sometimes get to write about my travel experiences (as well as interviews, clothing features, etc) for our website’s blog. Recently, they posted a Santorini spotlight, written by yours truly, which has been received very well. I wanted to share it with you here, but if you […]
Day 16 marked our last full day in Greece, and our last bit of time in Santorini. There was nothing planned for us on this day, so everyone in the group went their separate ways to get whatever they wanted to done. My mom and I decided to walk the trail from Fira to Oia […]
It’s the blog you’ve all been waiting for: Oia! Oia is the picturesque town you see on every postcard, travel website, and Facebook post; Oia has whitewashed everything, blue tile everything, and quant, quiet (until the cruise ships come in) streets. Although we were only there for an afternoon, Oia was magical (it even made […]
I know you’re all very excited to get to Oia, but stay with me through this short post about our day in Fira. It is mostly photos, so don’t worry – no history in this post!
After a very good nights sleep, we woke up ready to go on our first excursion, to the Bronze Age settlement of Akrotiri. Akrotiri was destroyed in a volcanic explosion around 1627 BC, which buried the town completely in volcanic ash, preserving the town almost completely (think, Greek Pompeii, but much older).