August 11-14, 2015: Coasting Along The Amalfi Coast

Took our “car” down to the Amalfi Coast, where we spent a few days exploring various parts of the coast, driving the windy, sphincter-clenching, cliff-hanging roads, and just walking and hiking around. Continue reading

August 11, 2015: They Let Us Into The Vatican!

Though we’d been to Rome before (on our honeymoon) and seen the major sites, we didn’t plan anything in advance back then and weren’t willing to stand in line 2 hours for anything, cus we’re cool like that. Plus, this just gave us an excuse to come back to Rome one day.  Continue reading

August 8-11, 2015: Siena

Made our way down to Siena for three days of…. thunderstorms!! Not only was it insanely hot and humid (and our hostel didn’t have A/C), it was raining almost the entire time. But we still managed to squeeze some sightseeing in, as you can see below! Continue reading

August 8, 2015: Lucca + Pisa

Temporarily parted ways with Steve after Cinque Terre:  he took off for Yacht Week in Croatia and we stayed in Italy for some more exploring. You’ll just have to keep following the blog to find out how and when we reunite!! Continue reading

August 5-6, 2015: Cote d’Azur Road Trip, Days 3 & 4

Days 3 & 4 of our Cote d’Azur road trip went as follows:    Frejus –> Saint Cezaire –> Grasse –> Cannes –> Nice Continue reading

August 4, 2015: Cote d’Azur Road Trip, Day 2

Day 2 of our Cote d’Azur road trip went as follows (also, pretty much entirely unplanned):    Marseilles –> Cassis –> Saint-Tropez –> Frejus Continue reading

August 3, 2015: Cote d’Azur Road Trip, Day 1

Took the train from Barcelona (after saying goodbye to Kim – sad!) and picked the car up in Perpignan, France.

Day 1 of our Cote d’Azur road trip went as follows (pretty much entirely unplanned):    Perpignan –> Canet-en-Roussillon –> Peyriac de Mer –> Montpellier –> Marseille Continue reading

June 10, 2015: Yosemite + Sequoia

The final day of our U.S. road trip! We were planning to spend some more time in both Yosemite and Sequoia, but it was raining, hailing and cold and we decided that a few extra days in Irvine cleaning up the car and unpacking/repacking wouldn’t hurt. Continue reading