The 5 Weirdest Things I’m Bringing to Israel

I’m less than 48 hours out until I leave for 10 days in Israel! I’m a little nervous because a) I haven’t traveled with people in forever and b) what if I forget something?! Luckily, I’m an expert at making packing lists so tomorrow night I’m going to do one final double check to make sure I have everything. Oh, and I’m going to Israel, … Continue reading The 5 Weirdest Things I’m Bringing to Israel

Power to the People: Protests in NYC vs. Budapest

You may have heard that last week was the Women’s March in major cities (and probably not major cities) across the United States. As far as I know, they were completely safe and no one was arrested. I took part in the one on the Upper West Side of New York City and marched downtown. To be quite honest, it was a very short march. … Continue reading Power to the People: Protests in NYC vs. Budapest

Sparkly Things in Denmark (Copenhagen, Denmark)

I really think I need to visit Copenhagen again at some point. I disliked my hostel so much and was confused at the layout of the city that I think that really put a cloud over my ability to enjoy the city. The castles were beautiful, the history was interesting, and the food was OK, but I couldn’t navigate my way around the winding, nonsensical … Continue reading Sparkly Things in Denmark (Copenhagen, Denmark)

All Big Cats (& other animals) at the Denver Zoo

If you’ve been reading here for a while then you know that I love cats no matter the size, and I’m an avid visitor of zoos while I’m traveling. I know zoos are controversial to some people – keeping animals out of their natural habitat and everything – but I’m a fan of zoos that let the animals live in habitats as natural as possible. … Continue reading All Big Cats (& other animals) at the Denver Zoo