The Road to Abdelli

Getting to Abdelli seemed easy enough- according to the tiny piece of paper Ahmad had printed out and handed to me to use for navigation as we made our way to the North. It did not, however, convey just how many unpaved twists and turns we would have to take to get to what I…

A Weekend Away at Les Terrasses de Abdelli

Snow is not exactly my best friend. For someone who is born right in the middle of winter, I cannot stand the cold and the charm of everything covered in white wears off really, really fast. Plus, the terrible road conditions always terrify me so I always try to put off any trip to the…

Take Me Back

On increasingly difficult days like today, I like to look at old pictures and disconnect. I like to allow myself to re-live some great moments just by looking at all the snaps that live on my phone. I mean isn’t it awesome that I get to carry around pictures of our wedding and honeymoon with…

One Tree

I’d love to meet the person that invented smartphones and though of putting a camera so easily within our fingertips. Because we don’t have any excuses anymore to not share what’s going on- and that’s not a bad thing. I love documenting what’s going on around me so I can go back to it later…

The Tiny Lovely Park (That Remains in My Memories)

“Why would anyone want to leave this place?” I smiled and thought to myself at that very moment. I had only learned to cycle a few days before and decided that the best form of practice would be to cycle¬†around the city. I was by myself on my bike, on the Hoge Brug (the name…