Kauai

10 Reasons to Visit Kauai

This Flyaway Friday is all about my favorite island in the world–so far! My sweet husband and I went to Kauai for our second anniversary, and it was the most beautiful, majestic place I’ve ever seen. Here are a few reasons why! 10. The Glass Sand Beach Kauai’s unique glass sand beach is an example… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Kauai

Japan · Uncategorized

Shingu Shrine

Originally published on 21 July 2006. This post is part of a series of “e-mails to home” from my first summer abroad while living and working in Japan! Well hello! I hope everyone’s had a good week. Let me know what you’re up to! Yesterday I went to the Shingu Shrine at the recommendation of the… Continue reading Shingu Shrine

Air · Uncategorized

Scenes from the Window Seat

It’s Flyaway Friday, and this week I have a special treat for you! Today we’re getting a bird’s eye view–a view from the window seat! Over the years I’ve slept very little on planes, but a benefit of that is I get to see lots of sunrises and sunsets, sometimes multiples on long-haul flights! Here’s a… Continue reading Scenes from the Window Seat

Switzerland

10 Photos to Inspire Your Trip to Switzerland

It’s Faraway Friday! This Friday we are seriously crushing on Switzerland–a land of Alps, cheese, chocolate, and bread you just wanna shove in your carry-on to enjoy at home! Here are 10 of my favorite photos from a country I once considered my home away from home! 10. Awesome Water Fountains Did you know you… Continue reading 10 Photos to Inspire Your Trip to Switzerland