Traveling in Tallinn, Estonia

We felt like we'd stepped back in time when we toured this medieval masterpiece. Tallinn, Estonia - pronounced Talleen by our guide – is a place of contrasts, with a bustling city center, and an old town which recent restoration has only improved. Our focus this day was on the cultural and historical gold mine of old town. We decided to take a walk...
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Norway in a Nutshell

If you get a chance to visit Norway, consider going on the Norway in a Nutshell tour. This trip winds through some of the most scenic vistas in Norway. You can opt for a guided tour – which can be rather expensive - or if you're a more experienced traveler you might try setting it up yourself. We began our journey by boarding a train in Oslo, and t...
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The Haunting Beauty of Clonmacnoise

ClonMcnoise, in County Offaly Ireland is a captivating place, at once tragic and inspiring, with a haunting beauty that stays with you long after parting. Ancient Castle Watches Over the Area As you approach the site, the first thing you see is the 12th century castle. Originally a fearsome obstacle to intruders, its bulwarks would have been crowne...
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