Join me for my first few days in Porto where I took a walking tour, enjoyed the sunset, tried a Francesinha, did my own crazy long walking tour, tasted some port wine, and walked some more! So much to see, so little time!
A Month in Almoçageme, Portugal Part 5 – The Final Chapter; Óbidos, More Hikes, and My Portugal Family!
Come wander the streets of a mediaeval town, hike a beautiful coastline, explore some cute little villages, and meet my Portugal family in this last installment from Almoçageme. Cheers!
A Month in Almoçageme, Portugal Part 4 – Moorish Castle, Pena Park & Palace, and Palacio de Monserrate
I'm back, continuing the fairytale in Sintra. This time we will visit Monserrate, the Moorish Castle, and the famous Pena Palace and Park. Please come on for lots of pictures in this magical land!
A Month in Almoçageme, Portugal Part 2 – Visits to Cascais and Estoril
Having easy access to Cascais-Estoril, I made a couple of visits to this beautiful seaside town. Fun beaches, amazing palaces and castles, a beautiful park, delicious food....YES!
A Month in Almoçageme, Portugal Part 1 – The Coastal Hike and Around Town
Finally I found a place to settle for a month and I'm loving it! Welcome to Almoçageme, Portugal, where you will see beautiful coastlines, go on amazing hikes, and visit some truly magical sites...this is only the beginning! C'mon in and see what's happening!
Lisbon, Portugal. Stairs and Steep Hills filled with Unique Charm!
Ahh, a nice change of pace and change of scenery. It was a long journey from Tokyo to Lisbon, but I made it and the sun is shining! I'm so excited to start my European adventure and share what I find!
Tokyo and Mt. Fuji – The Final Chapter in Japan
An amazing last few days in Japan with a brief glimpse of crazy Tokyo and sights of beautiful Mt. Fuji. I couldn't have asked for any better weather and everything just fell into place as it was meant to be. Enjoy!
Monkey Madness in Jigokudani Park – I’m in Love! Yamanochi, Japan
Oh my gosh, I'm so in love with these cool snow monkeys! It was a long journey to get here for a few short days, but so worth it! I hope my pictures and short video will put a smile on your face! Have a happy day and remember to take time to play!
Nachi Falls, Outdoor Onsen & More Fun with New Friends! Shirahama, Japan and Beyond!
Wow, what a wonderful time in Shirahama, a small town with big energy and great new friends! Nachi Falls was so amazing too! So happy I did this! I hope you enjoy the journey!
Shirahama, Japan – Onsen (hot spring) Baths, Beaches, Caves, and New Friends!
Making my way south, I landed in Shirahama, a quaint little fishing town with many public onsen baths and amazing scenery. Come on in and check out the cool cave, more cherry blossoms, and Engetsu Island!