Day Trip to Alicante and Guadalest

One of the things I most love about living in Valencia is the number of free or affordable things to do! We have dozens of incredible museums (running the gamut from art, history, science, curiosities, etc.) most of which charge 2 euros. And if that doesn't fit your budget, just wait until Sunday when it …

Foto del Día: Edificio de Correos, Valencia

I went to the Post Office today to post a few cards to family back in the U.S. As are many government buildings here in Spain, it turned out to be a destination. The Edificio de Correos (Post Office building) here in Valencia sits right on Placa de l'Ajuntament (Town Hall Plaza), one of the …

Jardin Bleu, Parc André Citroën & the 15th Arrondissement, Paris

It's Saturday here in Paris. That means some downtime. I took the opportunity to explore the 15th arrondissement where I am staying this go-round. I hadn't previously spent much time here. I ended up getting in 13kms of walking. These neighborhoods are so different on the weekends without the noise of vehicles on the road... …