Learning a New Language

I had an idea this morning that it would be interesting to share my journey of learning a new language.  Many of my followers are probably already bilingual, but I come from a country that rarely is fluent in more than one language.  Traveling Europe has definitely opened my eyes to this idea. So why…

Life is Good in Canal St. Martin

“Life is good” has been my mantra ever since last summer.  I search for treasures in each day where I can feel this saying.  Today’s was along Canal St. Martin.  People young and old (mostly young) gather in their canal living rooms to enjoy the company of others as they talk, eat, and drink.  We…

Travel to Discover

Some days I wonder why I love travel so much.  It is just visiting other places right?  Wrong.  This is the part that I feel others don’t always understand.  I’m different when I travel.  I’m the person I want to be.  Adventurous, outgoing, and happy.  If I was the person that I am when I…

Making Travel a Priority

“I’d love to travel, but I don’t have the time or money.”  I hear this a lot.  I’m a teacher, so I don’t really have a lot of money, but I am fortunate enough to have time.  I could easily say I don’t have the money, and just surrender to my fate, but I’m not…