While wandering around Havana, I found my way in front of the capitol building, better known as El Capitolio.
This prominent landmark is surrounded by a well-manicured lawn, distinguished busts of historical figures, and your standard 40-meter tall Royal Palm garden to pull it all together. The building stands across the street from the Hotel Inglaterra, a popular tourist spot to catch a ride in one of the hundreds of vintage cars found around the country. Read More
Everyone these days is talking about how horrible 2016 has been to them, eagerly anticipating 2017's arrival. While there are several events that have occurred this year, including: the increased visibility into the sh*t show that is the American justice system, my bank account hitting an all-time low, and car troubles that had me borderline considering public transportation, there's still so much I have to be grateful for this year.
Here are 10 things that made my year a successful one: Read More
It was my final day in Tuscany and several hours before it was time to leave Italy. This was not nearly enough time to explore all that I wanted in this region, but I would sure try my best to fit in as much as I could! Read More
Another exciting day lay ahead of me as I arose to start day 3 of my Tuscany journey. Day 1 had been a beautiful blur of traveling and sightseeing. Day 2 offered me my first glimpse into the lavish lifestyle of the Tuscany region. After all of these experiences, I was all the more excited to embark on my final full day in Florence. Read More