We started the day with a hearty breakfast at Dunkin Donuts. Our first stop was the Spanish palace, we walked around the outside and took pictures. Later that night it opened up to the public for free to we decided to wait till then. As we explored more of the city we found an Egyptian… Read More Madrid Day 2 – Spanish Palace and beautiful parks to stroll
Feeling only slightly better I reluctantly woke up and with the help of M got ready to travel to Madrid. We took a taxi to our train station and boarded a 3 hour train to Madrid. For two countries being so close, France and Germany, they have very different cultures. This is easily noticed when… Read More Madrid Day 1 – Travel Day
I woke up early to a terrible illness. And I am going to leave it at that. We went out for our tour to La Sagrada Familia. It was gorgeous in there. The inside looks like a forest with pillars shaped like trees. The ceiling carved to resemble the canopy of a forest. Gorgeous! Then… Read More Barcelona Day 3 – La Sagrada Familia, sick day, & our top tips for visiting Barcelona!
We were only in Barcelona for a few days so we wanted to make the most of it. We started the day early with an excellent breakfast from our hotel. We really loved our hotel. It was modern, high tech, and had a great breakfast selection for a European hotel. Large breakfasts are not very… Read More Barcelona Day 2 – Hop On/Off Buss Tour
Skip to bottom for Barcelona Tips! Following our time with my (K’s) family we decided to take a last minute trip down to Spain. M had a little over a week before he had to return to school. We decided to take advantage of the time and visit a few countries that have been on… Read More Barcelona Day 1 – Travel Day & Our Barcelona Hotel
A full day at Disneyland ! (Scroll to bottom with our top 7 things to know before going to Disneyland Paris) With the Disneyland passes we bought we were eligible for the Disneyland magic hours. This allowed us to enter some sections 2 hours early. After a terrible breakfast from our hotel and 30 minute wait… Read More Paris Day 6 – Disneyland & 8 things you should know before visiting
Sadly it was the last day of my family’s vacation and they had an early flight out of Paris. For the first time in our entire vacation we woke up early, said our goodbyes and they were on their way. M and I packed up our stuff and made ourselves feel better with Chipotle. Yes,… Read More Paris Day 5 – Goodbyes, Chipotle, and Disneyland