California Day 5 & 6 – La Jolla Shores & San Diego

La Jolla Shores California is known for its surfing beaches, so taking a surfing lesson was mandatory! I’ve already surfed in the past, mostly in Virginia Beach, so I was thrilled to try out a new location. My surf instructor was actually a Portuguese who speaks a little bit of French! What a funny coincidence 😉 […]

Lisbon: Day 2

Yesterday was just amazing!  Knowing that we had a big day ahead before our next destination, we didn’t waste any time. We did so much walking throughout the city which wasn’t always easy because of the hills, but oh so rewarding. It was so amazing to see all the colored buildings, the ocean, the crispy blue sky, the architecture […]

Lisbon: Day 1

Our planed landed at the crack of dawn in beautiful Lisbon this morning.  Seeing that our hotel room wouldn’t be ready until mid afternoon, we decided to fuel up on some of Lisbon’s famous pastries and coffee before hitting the rustic and quaint streets that I quickly fell in love with.  We roamed along Avenida da Liberdade, a wide boulevard connecting downtown […]