Part II: Buenos Aires – Through the Eyes of Locals

Part II: Buenos Aires – Through the Eyes of Locals

Read “Part I: Buenos Aires – Travel Like a Local, Travel with a Local” Buenos Aires met us with blooming Jacaranda trees, its beautiful violet flowers adorning trees and littering sidewalks and lawns.  It was a warm spring morning, as is traditional in the southern…

Part I: Buenos Aires – Travel Like a Local, Travel with a Local

Part I: Buenos Aires – Travel Like a Local, Travel with a Local

In January of 2012, right after returning from our unforgettable two-week trip in Egypt, Julia and I sat down to discuss our travel plans for the upcoming year.  I was just days away from starting a new job at a large law firm and was…

Itinerary Hell: I Hate It Here, I am Never Coming Back!

Itinerary Hell: I Hate It Here, I am Never Coming Back!

One of my very first trips, straight out of college, was a group tour around Europe with my best friends.  We were completely inexperienced in international travel, Internet wasn’t really as useful back then as it is now, and we had no idea how to…