Macedonia-an art love story

All right everyone lets talk about Macedonia. Every time I mention my travels there a quick barrage of questions follow, most often I get asked why Macedonia, and where is Macedonia? First off-lets get some bearings Macedonia is on the Balkan Peninsula and was part of the former Yugoslavia. The country neighbors Kosovo, Serbia, Bulgaria,…

Dublin Travel Guide

I grew up in Boston, where 15.8% of the population is Irish (the highest percentage of folks with Irish ancestry in the US). I also married into a large Irish family. With all this Irish heritage around me, I assumed I had a pretty good idea of what to expect in Dublin. I expected Guinness,…

Edinburgh Travel Guide

In honor of Scotland’s historic vote on September 18th and decision to remain part of the UK, I wanted to share my Edinburgh travel guide. I have always wanted to go to Scotland because as a child, I became obsessed with Mary Queen of Scotts, and I am not going to lie, I was over the…

Four Days in London

I haven’t been to London since college and on that trip I went a little bit nutty for Harrods, Portobello Road, and queuing. With no money of my own I spent every last dime my father generously gave me on pints, antiques, and Mason Pearson brushes. It was as the Brits say “a right good…