A Weekend with Valencia

A Weekend with Valencia

Valencia is perfect for solo travelers because this unique Spanish city is itself the perfect travel companion. Valencia is warm and welcoming, and not to mention I felt completely safe even though I was a solo female traveler. As soon as I arrived, I was swept up by Valencia’s open arms and shown an incredible … Continue reading

Costa Rica: An Adventurer

Costa Rica: An Adventurer

One of my best friends set me up with Costa Rica last summer. I needed a week’s vacation after a long promotion at work and she thought we’d hit it off in that much time. After working over timing and stressing out, you’d think I’d want to relax, but I’m always on the go and … Continue reading

Paris: Big Man on Campus

Paris: Big Man on Campus

Paris was that guy I’d heard all about and was pretty much over his reputation. I mean I wanted to meet him and see if all the hype was worth it, but I was confident he was overrated. I’d dated plenty of European guys and was sick of girls swooning over this particular one. He … Continue reading

Florence: The Rebound

Florence: The Rebound

In college, my parents strongly encouraged me to spend my second summer giving long distance dating a second chance. My high school sweetheart and I had ended our long-term relationship and they were pushing their friend Italy’s son, Florence, on me. This was a complete stranger, but they adored him after meeting once, and my … Continue reading