• Mother Russia

    Saint Basil's Cathedral, Russia

    Mother Russia! The biggest (literally) misunderstood country in the world. Given recent events, most of you reading are probably like my own mother when it comes to Russia; panicky, nervous and takes every attempt to avoid like the plague. Russia, and its people come with a certain assumption: aggressive, brut, dangerous. My Russian experience couldn’t […]

  • Norway in a Nutshell


    I have waited so long for this trip to happen! Originally, I had planned on heading back up to the Nordic countries for my birthday in January (Nordic = cold, thought it would be the perfect winter getaway), but unfortunately most of the sights are closed then due to weather. Instead, I settled on visiting […]