Euro trip- Florence Day 2

Day number two. We grab breakfast and jet off around Florence. We walk around, stumbling into different clothing shops. We walk past the Accademia museum where the statue of David can be found. Note to those who have not been, I strongly encourage that you purchase a guided tour. That way you can jump the line versus waiting forever. It’s also nice having someone explain the history of the artwork. Continue reading

Countdown to Europe

My boyfriend and I leave for our European vacation in 34 DAYS!!! We will be traveling to France (Paris and South of France) and Italy (Venice, Florence, and Rome). This will be our second trip to Europe and I am even more excited this time around than I was the first. Probably because I planned the whole thing. So here is the deal, I’m a planner, in life and by profession. Andy claims to plan but likes to wait until the last-minute and then scrambles. It drives me beyond insane and gives me the worst anxiety. The first vacation we went on last year was Paris, Belgium, London, and Ireland. My mom coordinated the trip and used a travel agent. Because we weren’t involved from the start, we didn’t get a say in what we wanted to do and where we wanted to go. So this time, I took matters into my own hands. Continue reading