2017 In Review

It feels like last week I was writing about all that 2016 brought me, and yet somehow another year has come and gone. 2017 has been a whirlwind to say the least and I’ve been incredibly fortunate to experience some places that, to be honest, I never even thought of visiting. You never know where…

Why Ukraine should be your next foodie destination

I causally sauntered along the medieval cobblestone streets marveling over the ornate architecture that surrounded me while the occasional picturesque cable car whizzed past me. Charming patina domed bell towers ringing a pleasant tune on a crisp Spring day poked their heads above the colorful buildings in the distance. Enchanting aromas from the cafĂ© lined…

15 photos that will inspire you to go to the Carpathian Mountains in Ukraine

The Carpathian Mountains in the Spring feels like a dream. Dandelions and other colorful flowers dot the lush green landscape that encompasses you. Many times I wondered if I had accidentally left Ukraine and stumbled into the Swiss Alps. The people were warm, the history is rich, the food was delicious, and the vodka was…