“This is not America,” What to expect as an American traveling abroad (2)

Grab your airplane bottles because it's time for the second installment of, "Around the World in 80 pints: Leaving America Addition" Every time there's a bird or flight related pun take a drink!* To get y'all in the mood: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=QxIWDmmqZzY Quick! Think fast (facts) World population: 7.6 Billion US population: 325.6 Million People I've met … Continue reading “This is not America,” What to expect as an American traveling abroad (2)

Got to get that monkey off my back & no I’m not quoting Aerosmith

TBV tip: 1. When you make your budget don't forget to factor in, "unexpected travel costs." For some, this is crashing your motorbike in Vietnam and needing to repair it. For others, the emergency fund is drained by not understanding the exchange rate and paying $150 for an $11 cab ride. But for the few, … Continue reading Got to get that monkey off my back & no I’m not quoting Aerosmith

Valencia, you make my heart beat in rhyme 

Barcelona, a vibrant, thriving, treasurous spot meant for delighting the mind. This pandora's box carefully, creatively-crafted, by Catalan hand has perfectly aged. The city vibe shines like your grandmother vintage glittering gown so fair, mixed with a modern flair, stealing the show at the grand masquerade ball of life. An aficionado of alliteration I am, … Continue reading Valencia, you make my heart beat in rhyme